School of Diplomacy and International Relations

Board of Advisors: Josh Weston

Former CEO, Automatic Data Processing

Headshot of Josh WestonMr. Josh Weston is the former CEO of Automatic Data Processing (ADP). He joined ADP in 1970, served as CEO form 1982 to 1996, and retired as Chairman in 1998. Weston's current boards include J.Crew, Committee for Economic Development, Business Executives for National Security, International Rescue Committee, Liberty Science Center, N.J. Performing Arts Center, United Nations Association, WNET/Channel 13, Safe Water Network and Yeshiva University. Weston's past affiliations include National Commission to Restructure the IRS, NJ Business Partnership, NJ Quality Education Commission, Outward Bound, Tri-State United Way, and the President's Task Force to Improve Health Care Delivery for Veterans. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from City College of NY, a Master of Science degree in Economics from the University of New Zealand, and five honorary doctorate degrees. He served in the US Navy from 1952-53.


  • M.S. in Economics, University of New Zealand
  • B.S. in Economics, City College of New York

Academic Distinctions and Scholarship:

  • Five honorary doctorate degrees