July 8, 2021 – The Kiwanis Club of Natchitoches listen to former NSU President Dr. Chris Maggio as he spoke about serving 33 years as a member of NSU’s Faculty, Staff and Administration. Maggio served as president since January 2017 until his retirement this past June.
Dr. Maggio summarized the many new and innovative programs in all departments of the University.
Maggio earned a bachelor’s degree from NSU in 1985 and a master’s degree from the university in 1991. He received a doctorate degree from Grambling State University in 2002.
A lifelong resident of Natchitoches, he taught and coached for two years at St. Mary’s Catholic School in Natchitoches before becoming an assistant track and field and cross country coach at Northwestern in 1988. Over the years, Maggio served NSU as Head Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country Coach, Assistant Athletic Director, Director of Admissions, Director of Enrollment Services, Director of Alumni and Development, Dean of Students and Assistant Provost, Assistant Vice President for External Affairs and Vice President for the Student Experience.
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