Academy of Lifelong Learning

Lew Gayner - Assistant Treasurer

Lew Gayner is the Assistant Treasurer of the Academy  Lew Gayner was born and raised in Salem, New Jersey. He graduated Salem High School in 1953 and Dickinson College in 1957 with an economics major. After 2 years in the Army stationed at Ft .Meyer, VA, Lew received an MBA from Stanford University in 1961. He joined Dow Chemical that year in Midland, MI, beginning a 34-year career in sales, marketing, and retiring as VP Government Affairs in Dow’s Washington office in 1994. Lew joined The Heritage Foundation as VP Finance and Administration and retired to Centreville and the Eastern Shore in 2003. Lew married Shirley in 1963 and they have 3 sons and 6 grandkids. They live on the Corsica River.