Dr. MaryAnn Baenninger’s Term as Commissioner Completed

MaryAnn BaenningerDr. MaryAnn Baenninger has completed her final term with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) as of December 31, 2022.

“We would like to extend our appreciation to Dr. Baenninger for all she contributed during her time as Commissioner,” stated MSCHE President Dr. Heather F. Perfetti. “We always appreciated the thoughtful insights that she brought to so many of the conversations that we have held. Her contributions over the last six years have improved the institutions within our membership, and her service will continue to be felt for years to come. We are grateful to Dr. Baenninger, and on behalf of the Commission, I thank her.”

Dr. Baenninger served two three-year terms as Commissioner beginning January 2017. During her time as Commissioner, she led the Committee on Membership as Chair in 2020 while she transitioned to a leadership role with the substantive change committee as Chair in 2021 and 2022. Dr. Baenninger has also served as a peer evaluator, leading numerous self-study evaluation teams.