Press Release

BHCC Welcomes New Vice President of Administration and Finance

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

John Pitcher, CPA, MBA, has joined the executive staff of Bunker Hill Community College as vice president of administration and finance. “His depth of experience and proven leadership skills will serve BHCC and our students well,” said BHCC President Pam Y. Eddinger.

John Pitcher Pitcher has more than 25 years of experience in higher education administration. Before joining BHCC, Pitcher served as vice president for finance and administrative services for nine years at Cumberland County College in Vineland, New Jersey. Previously, he served as senior vice president and chief financial officer for 18 years at Southwestern Michigan College in Dowagiac, Michigan.

Pitcher is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed through the state of Indiana. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgian Court University and a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Indiana University. Pitcher is a pursuing a Doctor of Management degree in community college leadership from the University of Maryland. 

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About Bunker Hill Community College
With more than 50 years of academic excellence, Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is Massachusetts' largest community college, annually welcoming a diverse community of around 16,000 students. With campuses in Charlestown and Chelsea, BHCC extends its reach across several locations in Greater Boston. The College offers associate degrees and certificates, early college and dual enrollment, community education, corporate training, and industry-specific training programs. BHCC is celebrated for its diversity, boasting a student body where 65% identify as people of color and more than half are women. The College also embraces a global perspective, with over 600 international students representing 90 countries and conversing in more than 65 languages. Our commitment to diversity is further reflected in BHCC's designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI).