The College of Charleston is led by President Glenn F. McConnell, a native of Charleston, South Carolina and a distinguished alumnus of the College. Along with the 18 members of the Board of Trustees, he is responsible for the overall direction of the College. His efforts are supported by the College's senior officers and deans, all of whom are specialists from a wide variety of backgrounds that include higher education as well as the private sector and government.
Collectively, the president, the trustees and the senior administrators represent a wealth of professional experience and expertise. Individually, each shares an enduring respect and an abiding admiration for this institution.