FDLTTC welcomes new president


September 22, 2023

Taylor Warnes

Anita Hanson is sworn in by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees Chair Roger Moe. "It is with great honor and humility to stand here as the newly appointed president of this amazing and beautiful institution," Hanson, a White Earth Band member, told the crowd gathered at the college Monday.

The newest president of Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College already knows the college from the inside out, working in numerous positions since she was hired as a part-time counselor nearly 30 years ago.

Anita Hanson is the fifth president of the college, and the second woman to lead the college, a partnership between tribe and state. Hanson replaces FDLTCC's first woman president, Stephanie Hammitt, who passed away unexpectedly in November after leading the college officially since 2018.

Hanson's inauguration Monday saw both ceremony and celebration as the college amphitheater echoed w...

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