Nicholas J. Mamalakis


Nicholas J. Mamalakis


Term of Award

Winter 2007

Degree Name

Doctor of Letters

Institution Issuing the Honorary Degree

Armstrong State University

Brief Biography of Degree Recipient

Nicholas J. Mamalakis (1913-2005) was a Savannah native and son of Greek immigrants. He served with great distinction in the Navel Intelligence Agency during World War II before returning to Savannah to begin his career in insurance. Mamalakis was a successful businessman who served on many boards and was involved in multiple civic organizations. He was also very active at St. Paul's Greek Orthodox Church and was a Trustee of Armstrong. Mamalakis was posthumously awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters in December 2007.

Nicholas J. Mamalakis