President Linda LeMura was included on the first-ever “Faith Power 100” listing of influential religious leaders in New York state. Published by City and State New York, the list "...highlights the most influential faith leaders in New York as well as key figures at institutions with strong religious ties or a clear faith-based mission." She is #73 on the list.
Her profile in the magazine feature reads:
"Linda LeMura made history when she became the first female layperson to be named president of a higher education Jesuit institution in the U.S. With her contract extended through 2026, LeMura plans to continue leading the college through a period of record-breaking enrollment. LeMura oversaw the completion of the largest fundraising campaign in the college’s history, is committed to entwining the greater Syracuse community with the college and has advocated for increasing Pell Grants to address equity issues in higher education."