Maj Gen Mark Anarumo PhD

Office of the President

"Leadership is as much art as science. Leadership also moves along a fine line between collaboration and decisiveness. To be effective, leaders must be authentic, and must serve as the model for the kind of person we want to celebrate in our institution and beyond." - Dr. Mark Anarumo, Major General (VSM)

Dr. Mark Anarumo, Major General (VSM)

24th President Of Norwich University

Dr. Mark Anarumo, a highly decorated military veteran, scholar, and practitioner in the fields of terrorism, political violence, criminal justice, character development, and leadership, became the 24th president of Norwich University in June 2020. 
-Norwich Together. Norwich Forever.

Dr. Mark Anarumo began serving as President of Norwich University on June 1, 2020. His immediate priority was to lead the university and its partner communities through the global pandemic. As Norwich emerged from the challenge as a celebrated leader in crisis response, President Anarumo and his cabinet quickly laid the foundation for Norwich University’s next era of growth and expansion. Primary focus areas have been enhanced student success, contemporized business practices, improved campus operations, academic excellence ensuring twenty-first-century relevancy, and the mitigation of post-COVID enrollment declines and related fiscal challenges. Norwich is now ideally positioned to thrive in its third century of service to the nation and the world.

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Office of the President

Jackman Hall

1 (802) 485-2065

Office Staff

Laura E. Amell ’89, Executive Assistant to the President