EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College has a new president.
Dr. Jamel Santa Cruze Wright officially became the 27th president Tuesday. She served as interim president since July 2016. The board of trustees conducted a formal search, but said Dr. Wright made the position her own over the past year.
Dr. Wright says she is thrilled to hold the position.
“I am both honored and blessed really to lead this extraordinary institution and we really do provide a uniquely transformational experience for students that is next to none.” Dr. Wright says.
Dr. Wright says she looks forward to forming more community partnerships and creating a pipeline for students entering the workforce.
Interview found here.