Fred Moore joined AGB Search in 2017, after serving as president of Buena Vista University (BVU) for 22 years. During his tenure, the institution reached new heights in academic quality, fundraising success, program development, financial strength, and facilities construction. In 2017, the institution named him president emeritus and awarded him an honorary doctorate.
Prior to his service at BVU, Mr. Moore served as vice president for development and general counsel at North Carolina Wesleyan College. He has also practiced law and has experience as a marketing executive and financial analyst in private industry.
Mr. Moore served on the boards of The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, The Council of Independent Colleges, and The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning. He chaired the boards of The Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and Iowa Campus Compact. He was appointed by Iowa governors to numerous commissions and task forces, including the Iowa College Student Aid Commission. He currently serves on the board of a publicly traded financial services company, where he is the vice-chair.
Mr. Moore holds a juris doctor with honors, an MBA, and a B.A. from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.