Civitas: The Test of Time

President Mark Putnam discusses how, on Central’s campus, tradition lives hand-in-hand with innovation. Read The Test of Time in the President’s Corner of Civitas.

About the Author

Mark Putnam

I'm the lucky individual who carries the title, 21st president of Central College in Pella, Iowa. My wife Tammy and I have two beautiful daughters, Emma and Greta. Passionate about higher education and the issues facing it and the world today, I hope to invoke an engaging conversation with all who are ready to dig in, make a difference and build for the future. Share your thoughts. I'm listening and interested.