The Board of Trustees are made up of 31 individuals who are interested in the success of Wilkes University.
Patrick Leahy, Ed.D., was named the sixth president of Wilkes University on March 12, 2012. Prior to his appointment at Wilkes, he served as the executive vice president at The University of Scranton, where he worked from 2004 to 2012.
Dr. Anne Skleder joined Wilkes University in June 2014, bringing with her more than two decades of experience in higher education. Prior to her appointment at the University, she had served as provost and vice president for academic affairs and professor of psychology at Cabrini College in Radnor, Pa. Past leadership and administrative roles include serving as dean of Chatham College for Women at Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pa., and numerous positions at Alvernia University in Reading, Pa.
The President's Cabinet is made up of a cross-section of Wilkes University leadership.