Lewis E. Forrest, II

Lewis E. Forrest II, is currently an Associate Dean for University Life at George Mason University. University Life supports every student at Mason, from orientation through graduation. It prepares Mason students for the demands of work, social responsibility, and life in an ever-changing global society. Within University Life, Lewis supervises three units and serves on several campus wide committees and initiatives. Many of the initiatives are specific to Well-Being and student engagement.

He was previously the Executive Director of Mason’s Early Identification Program. He is an Alum of Mason (1996) receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in African-American Studies. In 2005 he received his Master’s degree in Counseling and Development and was recognized by the College of Education and Human Development for outstanding achievement and academic excellence. He also has years of experience as a Professional School Counselor in Prince William County Public Schools.