Dr. Anne M. Kress

Dr. Anne M. Kress

Dr. Anne M. Kress

NYPA Trustee

Dr. Anne Kress was confirmed a trustee by the New York State Senate in June of 2014. Her background encompasses a broad range of knowledge, with specialties in workforce development, technology, global education and student access and success.

Since 2009, she has served as the President of Monroe Community College in Rochester, New York. Dr. Kress currently serves on Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council and has been involved in higher education policy in both New York and Florida.

She has been honored several times, including being named a Woman of Distinction by the New York Senate, as well as receiving the Athena award from the Women’s Council of the Rochester Business Alliance and the Empowering Women award from the Rochester YWCA. She presents frequently at national conferences and events.

Dr. Kress received her doctorate in higher education administration, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in English, and a bachelor’s degree with honors in finance, all from University of Florida. In 2012, she was named an outstanding alumna by the Institute of Higher Education at University of Florida.

Social @MCCPresident

Governance Committee
Strategic Planning and Energy Committee
Finance Committee