Presidential Search Underway

February 13, 2014:

The Menlo College Board of Trustees has appointed a Presidential Search Committee in order to select a successor to President James Kelly.  After seven years of service to Menlo College, Dr. Kelly will step down as Menlo College's president, effective June 30, 2014.

Representatives of the Board selected to serve on the search committee include Chop Keenan, Harry Kellogg, Geir Ramleth, Jim Rea, and Kris Thagard.  Also serving on the Search Committee are Dean of Enrollment Management Holly Dalton, and Professor of Accounting & Finance Janis Zaima.  Trustee Ramleth chairs the committee. 

Click here for a copy of the position description for the position of Menlo College president.

The international executive search firm Russell Reynolds has been engaged to facilitate the process, and has established an email address in order to receive candidate nominations and feedback regarding the search.  All input is held in confidence by Russell Reynolds.  Submissions should be directed to:  menlo.president@russellreynolds.com.

The Menlo College website is a useful resource for additional information about Menlo College as it exists today.  The Strategic Plan developed in 2013 reflects the consensus opinion about the institutional direction and aspirations for the 5-year period ending June 30, 2018.  The Strategic Plan summary is available at the following site:  www.menlo.edu/uploads/about/Menlo-College-2013-18-Strategic-Plan.pdf