George W. Logan

Lecturer in Business Administration


FOB 199C

Areas of Expertise

Corporate Governance

Education: B.A., MBA, University of Virginia

Lecturer in Business Administration George W. Logan teaches several electives in the Darden MBA program. He is also a visiting lecturer at the Instituto Centroamericano de Administración de Empresas (INCAE) in Alajuela, Costa Rica, and Montefresco, Nicaragua. He is president of the Foundation for Management Education in Central America, located in Washington, D.C.

Logan is founder and board chair of Valley Financial Corporation (Valley Bank) in Roanoke, Virginia. He also serves as a director of three other Roanoke companies, AEW Inc., RGC Resources and Roanoke Electric Steel Corporation. In addition, he is chair of the managing board of the Alliance Logistics Center in Warsaw, Poland. Logan is also a member of several nonprofit boards, including the Marine Biological Laboratory, where he serves as vice chair and George Washington's Fredericksburg Foundation, where he serves as board chair.

Selected Publications

Colley, John L., Jr., Jacqueline L. Doyle, Robert D. Hardie, George W. Logan, and Wallace Stettinius. Principles of General Management: The Art and Science of Getting Results Across Organizational Boundaries . Yale University Press, 2007.


Case Studies

Advancing knowledge through research that shapes business, Darden professors are recognized thought leaders in their fields. They are not only master case method teachers, they also author many of the cases used in Darden classrooms and around the world.

George W. Logan's cases are available in the Darden Business Publishing website.