February 25 President White announces his retirement, effective June 30, 2020; the Board of Trustees appoints a search committee.
May 16 AGB Search is selected to assist with the search.
July 23 The Search Committee holds its organizational meeting
August 1 The search process begins officially with the solicitation of the views and opinions of the Millikin community by means of the Presidential Search website.  
August 13 Conversations with local trustees and alumni
August 26 Classes begin
September 2 Labor Day
September 5-6 Conversations with the campus community
Mid-September Search is launched with the placing of ads and the beginning of active recruiting by AGB Search
October 17-21 Fall break
November 4 Application date
Mid-November Selection of 6-9 candidates for interviews in Chicago
November 15-16 Fall board meeting
November 27 - December 1 Thanksgiving holiday break
Early December Off-site interviews in Chicago
December 16-20 Finals
January 21 Classes begin
Late January Campus interviews of finalist candidates
Early February Search committee makes its recommendation to the Board of Trustees.  The Board acts on the recommendation of the Search Committee.
February 21-22 The Board welcomes the 16th President of Millikin University