Rose Bellanca is the president and CEO of Washtenaw Community College. She has led seven successful public millage campaigns, while raising millions in private fundraising. Bellanca is credited with maintaining steady college enrollment during a period of national decline and implementing innovations in teaching and student services to proactively respond to the disruptive forces in higher education.
In her previous position, she served as the provost and campus CEO at Northwood University in West Palm Beach, Florida. Ballanca earned her doctors, masters and bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University.