According to Ohio Northern University’s website, Dr. Melissa J. Baumann, has been selected as the 12th president of the school. She will be the first woman to hold the position and will be inaugurated on July 1st. Her appointment was unanimously approved at a recent board of trustees meeting.
Dr. Baumann is from Mansfield Ohio and earned a Ph.D., and a Master of Science degree in materials science and engineering from Case Western, and a Bachelor’s degree from Michigan Tech University.
Current ONU president Dr. Daniel DiBiasio is retiring at the end of June.