On Monday, October 29, 2012, North Central College officially announced who will lead the school starting January 1st. Dr. Troy Hammond will be the tenth President in the college’s 151 year history.
The forty-five year old scientist and business man brings unique experience to the post. After earning his PhD from The Massachusetts Institute of Technology he went on to work in the professional world. He brings with him the knowledge of the business world and the knowledge of technology to push North Central College into the 21st century.
Dr. Hammond and his family have lived in Naperville since 2010. He has four children who all attend school in District 203. They will move into the President’s house on campus.
The search committee unanimously agreed on Dr. Hammond’s appointment. He will spend the next couple months learning from outgoing President Harold R. Wilde. Dr. Hammond’s first day will be January 1st.
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