Vice President, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs
Professor, Educational Administration and Leadership
PhD, Marquette University
MS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
BSEd, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Joining Piedmont in 2013 as vice president for academic affairs, Dr. Rettig was named vice president for enrollment management and student affairs in 2018. In this role, he manages the departments of student affairs, and graduate and undergraduate admissions. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, Rettig holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and Marquette University (Milwaukee, Wisconsin), respectively. Before joining Piedmont, Rettig served as associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. A Wisconsin native, he is married to Piedmont Artist-in-Residence and Pianist Dr. Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi. Rettig has authored seven highly acclaimed books that focus on education leadership, governance, decision-making and policy analysis.