The board of trustees maintains general supervision and control over the property and affairs of Merrimack College. The board delegates operational vision and leadership of the college to the president.
The College Leadership Council is composed of alumni, parents and friends of the college who are industry and community leaders. In collaboration with the Office of the President, the council builds and leads engagement and philanthropic activities within the Merrimack community.
The president’s cabinet is composed of senior college administrators who work closely with the president, to provide advice, develop and implement collegewide initiatives and oversee operation of the college. The cabinet meets with the president on a weekly basis and attends board of trustees meetings. Many cabinet members serve as a resource to the board’s committees.