Andrea B. (Andie) Wirgau, Ed.D.

Andrea WirgauDCCL Assistant Director

Ed.D., Higher Education and Organizational Change, Benedictine University
MS, Experiential Leadership, Aurora University
BA, Communication Arts, Aquinas College

Dr. Wirgau manages all daily operations of the DCCL program, including recruitment, student services, budget oversight, and overall coordination of ongoing activities that ensure a smooth path for working professionals through the doctorate program.

She is passionate about leadership and has instructed leadership programs for a variety of organizations including College of DuPage, IL, Grand Rapids Metropolitan YMCA and several outdoor education companies. Currently she serves as the Ferris State University Institutional Representative for ACE (American Council on Education) Women’s Network, Michigan. Wirgau is a graduate of the AACC John E. Roueche Future Leaders Institute, Chair Academy Foundation Leadership Academy, Academy for Advanced Leadership, and is certified in Strengths Based Education through the Gallup Organization.





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