Michael W. Westerfield
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Westerfield has a broad background in higher education, serving as a college faculty member, a provost, and a college president. He earned the Ph.D. in English from the University of Nebraska. He has led more than 50 accreditation teams for the Higher Learning Commission, and Dr. Westerfield continues to train new Peer Reviewers and new Team Chairs for the Commission. His interest in leadership and curriculum development continues in his role with William Woods University.