Michael McKinney ’02
Vice President for Student Life & Dean of Students
Mike McKinney serves as the chief student affairs officer for Thiel and is responsible for the planning, supervision and management of the Division of Student Life. He holds a master’s degree in counseling/higher education from Youngstown State University and bachelor’s degrees in psychology and communication from Thiel College. McKinney joined the Thiel staff as a resident director in 2002, became dean of students in April 2009, and was promoted to Vice President of Student Affairs in fall 2013.