ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Fontbonne University has selected a new president. J. Michael Pressimone will start on July, 1st 2014. He will succeed Dennis Golden who has been president of the university since 1995.
Golden announced his retirement after 47 years in higher education. The university conducted a year long search to find a candidate.
Pressimone comes to St. Louis from Alvernia University in Reading, Pennslyvania. He is currently serving as the vice president of advancement.