Interim Vice President and Dean of Students

Jeanne Ortiz
Jeanne Ortiz served as Whittier's Vice President and Dean of Students from 2006-2014 before leaving for a similar role at Loyola Marymount University where she served for five years before retiring in 2018.

Previously, Jeanne served as the Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students at Notre Dame University of Maryland, Dean of Student Life at the University of the Incarnate Word, and Associate Dean of Students at Houghton College. Jeanne was an Assistant Professor at SUNY Buffalo, and holds a B.S. from Mansfield State University in Pennsylvania, an M.A. from Michigan State, and a Ph.D. from SUNY Buffalo.  


Campus Center
Building A – First Floor
Office 142
562.907.4200, ext. 4233