President Toyin Tofade

10th President of Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences


                               Presidential Priorities

Increase Enrollment
Enhance Awareness and Reputation
Identify and Create Multiple Revenue Streams
Increase Intentional Engagement
Strengthen the Foundations of the College
Keep Listening, Learning, and Executing in Alignment with the Strategic Plan
President Toyin Tofade stands on ACPHS Campus
Strategic Vision
ACPHS is in the process of developing a new 2024-2029 Strategic Plan to build on the progress of our current strategic plan. Together we have identified five pillars to focus our future efforts based on intentional underpinnings of reputation and diversity, equity and inclusion, including:

1. Academic excellence
2. Quality student experiences
3. People and culture
4. Engaging with communities
5. Fiscal health and sustainability

We will be nimble and pivot as professions and higher education evolve. We anticipate that the new plan will be launched January 2024.

Please visit the 2019-2024 Strategic Plan for more information and stay tuned for updates on the 2024-2029 Strategic Plan – which is critical to informing where to focus our institutional energy to create a sustainable future for our college.

Toyin Tofade, MS, PharmD, BCPS, CPCC, FFIP, is the 10th president of Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. The first Black woman appointed president in the College’s history, she began her service on July 1, 2022.

Follow President Tofade on Twitter and LinkedIn and Apple Podcast.

Meet the President

2022-2023 Annual Report on Priorities


President Tofade stands in front of library on ACPHS campus
Named to Power 50

President and Professor Toyin Tofade has been named to the Albany Business Review’s 2023 Power 50 listing.

Members of the Power 50 are chosen for the role they plan in in shaping the region. The editorial staff of the Business Review select the honorees.

President Tofade is leading the charge on educating the next generation of health science leaders and we're so grateful for her guidance and encouragement as the College's 10th president!

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