Lee Dillion will serve as the interim executive officer of the University of Idaho Boise center. He assumes the position from Trudy Anderson, who retired in December after leading the center since 2006.
Dillion’s appointment is expected to continue through June 2014, while U of I conducts a national search for permanent leadership. While serving in the interim position, Dillion will continue to act as the associate dean for Boise programs for the College of Law.
Dillion joined the University of Idaho in 2001 as an instructor and the director of external programs, starting the U of I small business legal clinic in Boise. In 2010, he was named associate dean of Boise programs where he was responsible for the College of Law’s programs in the Treasure Valley.
Dillion is chairman of the Continuing Legal Education Committee of the Idaho Law Foundation and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Idaho State Bar Association and Phi Beta Kappa.
He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and a Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago.