Jenna Templeton

Chatham University

Jenna Templeton, vice president for academic affairs at Chatham University, provided leadership through the university’s academic reorganization and transition to undergraduate coeducation. Her career in higher education administration has included service as director of online academic and support services, associate dean of distance education, and director of student life at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Earlier, her work focused on advising at-risk youth who were completing high school equivalency diplomas and securing entry-level employment. Templeton also provided individual counseling for college students focused on overcoming personal and academic barriers to successful degree completion.