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Our Motto: Carpe Diem, Latin for "Seize the Day"

Bay Path's leadership is responsible for overseeing the strategic vision, as well as the fiscal health and operational integrity of the University.

Bay Path's President and Leadership

Dr. Carol A. Leary is the fifth president of Bay Path University, having served 23 years in this leadership role. President Leary is a leading advocate for women's education and speaks frequently on women’s leadership.

The Office of the Provost is led by Dr. Melissa Morriss-Olson. Provost Morriss-Olson manages the policies and programs of the academic and student life. She is supported by School Deans and University officials responsible for implementing academic standards and procedures.

Amanda Gould is the Chief Administrative Officer for The American Women’s College, the first, fully-online degree program in the country that's designed just for women. A thought leader in data-driven digital learning, she presents throughout the United States on this topic, with a particular focus on the innovative Social Online Universal Learning model (SOUL) currently being implemented at The American Women’s College.

The 33-member Board of Trustees, part of the governing body of the University, meets three times a year and is comprised of a chair and several committee members. Their expertise and counsel is valuable in the successful implementation of the strategic vision.