CHAUTAUQUA INST. (WIVB) – Chautauqua Institution has named Michael E. Hill as incoming president effective January first.
Hill is a St. Bonaventure graduate and is currently the president and CEO of Youth for Understanding USA. He brings with him a long career in working in senior management for non-profit institutions.
The new president is a former Chautauquan Daily intern staffer and guest critic.
He’ll be at the helm of the major project already underway, rebuilding the Chautauqua Amphitheater.
Hill will replace Thomas Becker who announced his retirement earlier this year.