Dr. Kathleen Waldron retired recently as president of William Paterson University where she served with distinction for eight years. She has extensive experience in higher education and international banking. She was president of Baruch College of the City University of New York and dean of the College of Business at Long Island University. Prior to her transition to higher education administration, Kathy worked at Citibank where she directed strategic planning for the Global Private Bank and served as president of Citibank International in Miami.
Kathy is a frequent speaker on issues of diversity in higher education and women in leadership. Her affiliations have included the board of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey, the New Jersey Association of Colleges and Universities, the American Council of Education, the New Jersey President’s Council and the New Jersey Task Force on College Readiness and Career Preparation.