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Meet Endicott’s Seventh President

"Every institution has a beautiful footprint, but what makes it unique is the culture and the people. To really understand it, you have to understand the folks that are part of the fabric of the place and I am absolutely thrilled to be part of this community."
Dr. Steven R. DiSalvo
Seventh President of Endicott College

Dr. Steven DiSalvo is a higher education leader with a track record of transformative success at multiple US colleges and universities. He became Endicott’s President on July 1, 2019, and has stewarded major initiatives at Endicott, including the construction of the new Cummings School of Nursing & Health Sciences academic building; Endicott's first comprehensive fundraising campaign—Spread Your Wings; a visionary strategic plan—Sail Beyond the Shore; and a commitment to belonging on campus.


Since relocating to Boston’s North Shore, DiSalvo has served on the boards of the New England Council, Austin Preparatory School, Life Sciences Consortium of the North Shore, Cummings Foundation, as the Vice-Chair of AICU Mass, and as the Chair of the Commonwealth Coast Conference. He and his wife Eileen are the proud parents of three adult sons, Tom, Andrew, and Connor.