William F. Poe Articles: page 1

College mourns loss of devoted alumnus

The Warrington community suffered the loss of one of its greatest supporters Thursday when William F. Poe (BSBA ’53) passed away at the age of 82. Poe, who served as the Mayor of Tampa from 1974 to 1979, supported the College’s programs and activities for more than 30 years. His most influential contribution was a $2 million endowment—given by his children in their parents’ honor—that established the Elizabeth B. & William F. Poe, Sr. Center for Business Ethics Education and