Portrait of Dr. Akande and his wife Bola

Get to Know Dr. Akande

We sat down (from afar) with Dr. Akande, his wife Bola, and their youngest daughter, Reni, to find out more about Dr. Akande's educational and leadership journey and hopes for Champlain College. 

Dr. Akande talks about what attracted him to Champlain and his hopes for the College.


Dr. Akande discusses his leadership style and how he is positioned to lead Champlain College.


Dr. Akande discusses his background and experience working with adult learners.


Reni Akande describes her father, Dr. Akande.


Reni Akande discusses some things that people might be surprised to know about her father.