About this Event
Dr. Dennis DePerro
President, Saint Bonaventure University
Dennis R. DePerro, Ed.D., is the 21st president of St. Bonaventure University.
In his two years at St. Bonaventure, Dr. DePerro has made great progress to tear down silos, encourage collaboration and open the lines of communication with faculty, students, staff, and alumni.
Throughout his career, Dr. DePerro has been committed to the accessibility of higher education to traditionally underserved populations, overseeing programs like HEOP, STEP, Upward Bound, Liberty Partnership, and the Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP).
Dr. DePerro holds a doctorate in higher education management (2006) from the University of Pennsylvania, a master’s in educational administration and supervision (1988) from Canisius, and a bachelor’s in biology from Canisius (1981). His research has focused on integrated marketing and strategic planning in higher education and ultimately contributed to the marketing efforts of several national associations.