President Shirley M. Collado

Shirley M. Collado is the ninth president of Ithaca College.
A woman listens intently as she speaks with a group of college students.
(Photo by Adam Baker)

Drawing on her strong professional foundation in the academy and in the nonprofit sector, President Shirley M. Collado provides vibrant, inclusive leadership that advances Ithaca College’s mission of offering a comprehensive residential student experience that uniquely blends the liberal arts with professional programs of study. 

In partnership with a diverse and talented senior leadership team and staff, President Collado supports the development of a fully engaged and collaborative college community whose members strive for excellence in their chosen field and understand the shared responsibilities of citizenship and service in the global community.

President Collado took office on July 1, 2017.

Contact Information

Peggy Ryan Williams Center
Ithaca College
953 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850