Statement from the Bethune-Cookman University
Board of Trustees
DAYTONA BEACH, FL. – Friday, Feb 10, 2023 - A national search firm agency has been retained for services for the presidential search.
DAYTONA BEACH, FL. – Friday, Jan 25, 2023 - At a meeting of the Bethune-Cookman University Presidential Search Committee, the Committee voted to retain the services of a global search firm to assist in identifying the eighth president of the institution. The vote marked an important milestone in the search for the University's next chief executive officer. The Committee will now focus on developing a presidential profile for the position.
DAYTONA BEACH, FL. – Friday, April 22, 2022 - The Board of Trustees of Bethune-Cookman
University has begun its search for the University's eighth President. The search process will
include a multi-step approach and upon conclusion, we will make an announcement.
Beginning with its Founder, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, the University has been led by
outstanding visionary leaders. Selecting the next individual to lead the University is both an
opportunity and a challenge enthusiastically embraced by Bethune-Cookman University's Board
of Trustees. Our next President will appreciate and desire to preserve the rich legacy of Dr.
Mary McLeod Bethune while boldly leveraging the University's global footprint toward strategic
growth and impact.
The University is committed to a thorough and inclusive search process amongst a diverse pool
of qualified candidates.