Milton C. Moreland

21st President of Centre College

Presidential Search2020-02-05T10:41:14-05:00

The process of identifying Centre College’s 21st president is now complete.

Centre College recently announced the selection of Dr. Milton C. Moreland, provost of Rhodes College, as its 21st president. A respected scholar of religion and an accomplished archaeologist, he will begin his term on July 1, 2020.

Moreland will succeed John A. Roush, whose 22-year presidency is notable for its breadth of institutional transformation at a time of significant change in American higher education.

An 18-member presidential search committee composed of faculty, staff, trustee and student representatives and a search firm selected by the Board of Trustees conducted a national search for a successor. The announcement was made on February 5, 2020.

Milton Moreland Announcement
Milton Moreland Introduction Video