Jeffrey R. Docking has been president of Adrian College in Michigan since 2005. He is the author of Crisis in Higher Education: A Plan to Save Small Liberal Arts Colleges in America (2015). Docking is the chair of the President's Council of the Michigan Colleges Alliance and was on executive committee of Michigan Independent Colleges and Universities. In addition, he is chair of the NCAA Division III President's Council and was a board member of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. Docking served on the Steering Committee for CIC’s Project on the Future of Higher Education.