Dr. Matthew Giordano, Interim President
Dr. Giordano has served as Villa Maria College’s vice president for academic affairs since 2012. Prior to this, Giordano served as the chairperson of the liberal arts department at Villa Maria from 2009-2012, and was a faculty member in English between 2005 and 2012. He was a visiting lecturer in English at Florida International University from 2004 until 2005.
Dr. Giordano has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Philosophy from Binghamton University and both a Master of Arts and Ph.D. in American Literature from the Ohio State University. He successfully completed the Executive Leadership Academy of the Council of Independent Colleges and the Felician Leadership Institute this past year.
The Board of Trustees looks forward to working with Dr. Giordano and his cabinet to continue to move the College forward in living out our mission, promoting our values, and achieving our vision of being the premier student-centered institution in Western New York.