The Board of Trustees of Houghton College cordially invites you to
The Inauguration of
Wayne D. Lewis, Jr., Ph.D.
Sixth President of Houghton College
Friday, October 1, 2021
10:00 am EDT
More details to follow
Dr. Wayne D. Lewis, Jr. is the Sixth President of Houghton College
With 20 years of experience in education, higher education leadership is a calling for Dr. Lewis. He comes to Houghton from Belmont University where he has served as the inaugural Dean of the School of Education. Dr. Lewis has also served as the Commissioner of Education for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, overseeing an agency with over 1,100 employees and a $5 billion annual budget while also a faculty member at the University of Kentucky. Prior to that, he taught in K-12 public schools of Louisiana and North Carolina.