Andrea E. Chapdelaine, Ph.D.
Andrea E. Chapdelaine, inaugurated as Hood College president on Oct. 17, 2015, was the first generation of her family that went to college. Before coming to Hood, she was provost and chief academic officer at Albright College in Reading, Pa., from 2006 to 2015.
Chapdelaine’s strategic plan at Hood College, Moving Together Beyond Boundaries: 2017-2022, calls for expanding experiential learning opportunities and improving academic programs and faculty and staff diversity.
Chapdelaine is a board member with Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology, the Frederick Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Frederick.