Office of the President
President Kavalhuna is responsible for leadership, management, development, and coordination of all departments, divisions, and functions of the College, both internal and external. He is the foremost public representative of the College, speaks in an official capacity for the College, and is the face of the College to many public audiences.
In collaboration with other leaders, President Kavalhuna establishes and communicates the vision and strategic direction of the College. Some areas of responsibility include planning, budget, academics, personnel, student services, facilities, fundraising, policy, reporting, and community relations.
The president works closely with six vice presidents who take primary strategic and operational responsibility for major functional areas of the College. This group of senior leaders comprises the President's Cabinet.
The President is hired by, and reports to, the Henry Ford College Board of Trustees, who are elected by the citizens of Dearborn.
President Russell A. Kavalhuna, J.D.
About President Kavalhuna
HFC Leadership and Mission
Dearborn's new brand launch is a step forward for our community
HFC, which has been part of the Dearborn community since 1938, congratulates the City of Dearborn on its new branding initiative, and what it means for the community.
What Thanksgiving means
President Kavalhuna shares his reflections on this festive holiday. Henry Ford College will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28 through Sunday, Dec. 1 in observance of the holiday.
What Veterans Day means
President Kavalhuna shares his reflections on this national holiday that honors all military veterans.
Turkey Trot supports Hawks' Nest, BMQFG
The Turkey Trot brought community members together to support student-focused campus organizations.