President Whelan

Michaele Whelan, an experienced and energetic higher education leader and a scholar of modern and postmodern American literature, took office as the ninth president of Wheaton College on January 1, 2022. In her leadership roles, Whelan has excelled at collaboratively developing academic programs that address evolving curricular and student needs while strategically advancing the institutions she has served.

Read more about President Whelan

Contact Info

President Whelan can be reached by email at [email protected] or by calling her office at 508-286-8244. The Office of the President is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You may also receive assistance from office staff, including:

Pam Vaz
Assistant to the President and Secretary to the Board of Trustees
E-mail:  [email protected]
Phone:  508-286-3485

Meghan Eckelberger
Administrative Associate
E-mail:  [email protected]
Phone:  508-286-3561

Janet Russas
Administrative Associate
E-mail:  [email protected]
Phone:  508-286-3489


Office of the President, Park Hall – Wheaton College, MA