Beverly Wade Hogan
President, Tougaloo College
Beverly Wade Hogan was named president of Tougaloo College in 2002. She previously served on the College’s Board of Trustees and as the interim president, executive assistant to the president, and vice president for institutional advancement. She was also the founding director of the Owens Health, Wellness & Human Resources Center. Additionally, she has taught courses on public policy at Jackson State University and is a frequent speaker at colleges and universities across the country and abroad. President Hogan has been a scholar with the Kettering Foundation where her research focused on higher education and civic responsibility. She received her B.A. from Tougaloo College and M.P.A. from Jackson State University. She is also the recipient of a number of honorary doctorates.