Meet John N. McKeegan, J.D., 15th President of Mount Aloysius College
Before his time at Mount Aloysius College, John McKeegan was Vice President for Institutional Advancement and General Counsel at Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon, and has held leadership positions there since 2010.
During his time at Linfield College, he coordinated fundraising activities, handled communications to internal and external constituencies, and led alumni, parent and community engagement. Linfield recently announced the largest gift in its history, a $10M campaign commitment. McKeegan joined Linfield in 2010 as advisor to the president and general counsel and was named a vice president in 2013. Prior to that he practiced law at Haugeberg, Reuter, Gowell, Fredricks, Higgins & McKeegan, P.C. for 11 years and at Shockman & McKeegan, P.C. for seven years.
Born and raised in Pennsylvania, he began his legal career in Arizona before moving to McMinnville in 1998. He and his wife, Theresa, are volunteers with a number of community organizations.
McKeegan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, with Honors in English, from Bucknell University, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Notre Dame. He attended the Harvard University Graduate School of Education Institute for Educational Management in 2016 and was a presenter at the CIC’s Chief Academic Officer Institute in 2019.