ELRT alum Burt-Nanna named sixth president of Monroe Community College

Dr. DeAnna Burt-Nanna

Jan. 1, 2021

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—The State University of New York Board of Trustees has named Dr. DeAnna Burt-Nanna, (‘09, PhD Education Leadership, Research and Technology) the sixth president of Monroe Community College. Dr. Burt-Nanna comes to her new role after serving as vice president of student and academic affairs to South Central College.

“Monroe Community College is a beacon of educational excellence and opportunity that is nationally known for its commitment to student success, innovation, and its significant impact on Rochester, Monroe County, and the Finger Lakes Region,” said Burt-Nanna. “I am honored to be selected as MCC’s next president and will work with MCC faculty, staff, and stakeholders to extend MCC’s legacy of educational excellence, innovation, and strong community partnerships.”

Monroe Community College is one of the nation’s most respected, student-focused and innovative community colleges. The college is located in Monroe County, New York and is part of the State University of New York (SUNY).

Dr. Burt-Nanna also holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from WMU’s Haworth College of Business.