Westfield State University Names New President


Westfield State University is choosing a new president. 

Dr. Linda Thompson is set to begin this summer pending approval from the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education. 

Thompson has served as the dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at UMass Boston since 2017.

She will succeed the interim president Dr. Roy Saigo who led the facility through the last academic year.

(Picture provided by Westfield State University)