Presidential transition

Presidents Michaele Whelan and Dennis M. Hanno chat during her campus visit in October 2021. (Photo by Keith Nordstrom)

Celebrating Dennis M. Hanno, Welcoming Michaele Whelan

President Dennis M. Hanno leaves a legacy of contributions that have shaped and elevated Wheaton’s mission and helped it successfully navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the most challenging times in the college’s history. Michaele Whelan, who was named Wheaton’s ninth president in September 2021 following an intensive eight-month national search, is getting to know Wheaton and the members of its worldwide community, and looking forward to collaborating on and leading the next chapter in Wheaton history.

Read about Dennis M. Hanno

Read about Michaele Whelan