Presidential Search

The search for the next president of Sweet Briar College is now under way.

The Presidential Search Committee is chaired by Mason Bennett Rummel ’83, Chair of the Sweet Briar College Board of Trustees and CEO, James Graham Brown Foundation.

President Meredith Woo informed the community in January that she would step down as the college’s 13th president by the end of the 2023-2024 academic year.

Search firm Russell Reynolds will support the work of the presidential search committee to identify the next president.

Nominations, inquiries, and expressions of interest should be sent to