John G. Rice

Chair

Woodruff Health Sciences Center Board

Trustee

Emory University Board

Biography

John G. Rice is Chair of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Board and Trustee on the Emory University Board. He is vice chair of GE and president and CEO of GE Infrastructure. This business segment includes Energy, Aviation, Rail, Oil and Gas, Water, Energy Financial Services, and Aviation Financial Services. Prior to his current position, Rice served as vice chair of GE and president and CEO of GE Industrial.

He earned a BA in economics from Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, and currently serves on the board of trustees there. He is also a trustee of various other institutions in addition to Emory, including the Walker School, and is on the International Advisory Board of King Fahd University in Saudi Arabia. Rice is past chair of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.

Rice was elected an Emory term trustee in 2006.