Margaret (Mickey) Hay, Ph.D.

Mickey HayVice President of Academic Support (ret)
Southwestern Michigan College

Dr. Hay has worked in community colleges for 25 years, filling roles such as advisor/counselor, director of Student Support Services, Dean of Students and Academic Support, and Vice President of Academic Support. Mickey served as Vice President of the National Association for Developmental Education, an organization committed to student success and retention. She also served on the board of directors for the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education, a group that writes and promulgates standards and assessment tools for professionals working in student affairs. She is currently pursuing a career in consulting, public speaking, personal coaching, and writing.

Dr. Hay earned a master’s degree in counseling from Indiana University and a Ph.D. in Leadership from Andrews University. Her research focus was the experiences of students transitioning from high school to community college.





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