Dr. Heidi Macpherson

dr_heidi_macpherson_president_studio_portraitDr. Heidi Macpherson is the 7th President of The College at Brockport and the first woman to hold this role. Dr. Macpherson has more than 20 years of experience in higher education as an English professor and administrator in both the United States and England, having previously held positions of Provost, Pro Vice Chancellor, and Dean.


She is the chair of the Rochester Area Colleges Presidents Network. She has held a number of positions on national education bodies and volunteer boards in the UK, Wisconsin and New York. Currently she serves on the boards of the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce, the Rochester and Monroe County YWCA, the Willow Domestic Violence Center, the United Way of Greater Rochester, Roc the Future Convenors Group, and the Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council Higher Education, Research and Healthcare Work Team. She is also an active member of Rotary International.