Office of the President

EMU bid goodbye to retiring president Loren Swartzendruber in June 2016, and began a transition that includes a six-month interim president, Lee Snyder, before the official welcome of EMU’s ninth president Susan Schultz Huxman in January 2017.

President Susan Schultz Huxman

Susan Schultz Huxman, PhD, was appointed EMU’s ninth president by unanimous vote from both the university’s Board of Trustees and the Board of Mennonite Education Agency.

Dr. Schultz Huxman officially assumed office at EMU on Jan. 1, 2017.

Dr. Schultz Huxman has served for more than 25 years in higher education in a variety of administrative and academic leadership roles.

Learn more about Dr. Schultz Huxman’s appointment or view biography and curriculum vitae.