Knox College to add first woman president

From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, MO)

Teresa Amott will become Knox College’s first woman president when she takes over the top leadership role at the private school…

Amott previously was provost and a dean at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, N.Y. She also served as vice provost at Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, Pa., from 2000 to 2005. Amott has a Ph.D. in economics from Boston College and a bachelor of arts from Smith College… The small college in Galesburg will install Amott as president in a ceremony on Saturday… Read more…