The Higher Education Leadership Foundation (H.E.L.F.) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Herman J. Felton, Jr. as the 21st President of Wilberforce University in Wilberforce Ohio.

As the co-founder of H.E.L.F., Dr. Felton has been deeply involved in the development of aspiring leaders for the nation’s HBCUs. His appointment as the president of the nation’s oldest private HBCU will allow him to continue the important work of leadership development as he builds a stellar team of leaders to support his vision at Wilberforce University.

We are pleased and proud of our colleague and friend and we look forward to an exciting and noteworthy future for H.E.L.F. and Wilberforce University under Dr. Felton’s leadership.