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
A personal video message from President Kavalhuna to you and your family.
Thanksgiving in America, 2020
President Kavalhuna shares his thoughts on the Thanksgiving holiday during this year in which our family gatherings will be different.
HFC and Dearborn Public Schools congratulate new Trustees
HFC welcomes two new Board of Trustees members and congratulates two incumbents on being reelected.
Board of Trustees meeting (via Zoom), November 16, 2020
The Board of Trustees will hold its regular meeting via Zoom videoconferencing technology on November 16, 2020, at 7:00 p.m.