Wayne R. LaPierre

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President at The National Rifle Association of America

Wayne R. LaPierre

Wayne R. LaPierre

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President at The National Rifle Association of America

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Career Highlights

National Rifle Association - Institute for Legislative Action
The National Rifle Association of America

RelSci Relationships

121

Number of Boards

2

Birthday

11/08/1948

Age

69

Number of Awards

2

Interests

Shooting

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Chief Executive Officer at International Bank Trinidad

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Treasurer at The NRA Foundation, Inc.

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Founder at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays

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Former Director of Government Affairs at Corning, Inc.

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Attorney at Porter, Porter & Hassinger PC

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Chief Executive Officer at Hornady Manufacturing Co.

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Former Executive Assistant & Director, Compliance Programs at South Carolina Human Affairs Commission

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Director at The National Rifle Association of America

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Former Submarine Force at United States Navy

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Former Partner at Loeb & Loeb LLP

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Wayne R. LaPierre
Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President at The National Rifle Association of America
Education
Master's in American Government & Politics

Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation. Boston College has experienced tremendous growth in recent years, including a 75 percent increase in undergraduate applications over the past decade, to more than 34,000 for the 2,250 seats in its freshman class. During the same period, an increase in voluntary giving from alumni has helped to move the University's endowment to approximately $1.9 billion. Boston College students have also earned more than 200 prestigious academic scholarships over the past decade, including 2 Rhodes Scholarships, 4 Marshalls, 9 Goldwaters and 162 Fulbright grants.

Bachelor's in Education & Political Science

Siena College is an independent Roman Catholic liberal arts college in Loudonville, Albany County, New York, United States. Siena is a four-year, coeducational, independent college in the Franciscan tradition, founded by the Franciscan Friars in 1937. It has 3,200 full-time students and offers undergraduate degrees in business, liberal arts, and sciences.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President
1991 - Current

The National Rifle Association of America provides rifle education and training programs. It also publishes magazines such as America's 1st freedom, American hunter, and women's outlook. The company was founded by William C. Church and George Wingate in 1871 and is headquartered in Fairfax, VA.

Boards & Committees
Ex Officio Trustee
Current

The NRA Foundation, Inc. supports shooting and hunting sports. Its customers include children, youth, women, individuals with physical disabilities, gun collectors, law enforcement officers, hunters and competitive shooters. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Fairfax, VA.

Political Donations
$250
2002

Former President & Co-Chief Executive Officer at Kord Technologies, Inc.

$1,000
1999

Former Governor at Virginia Office of the Governor, George Allen

$200
1991

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is the official campaign arm of the Democrats in the House. The DCCC is the only political committee in the country whose principal mission is to support Democratic House candidates every step of the way.

Awards & Honors
2013
TIME - 100 Most Influential People in the World
Washington Life Magazine - Power 100
Events
Attendee
2013 NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibits