Dr. William D. Miracle has been dean of students for Bridgewater College since 1980. Prior to his employment at Bridgewater, Dr. Miracle was dean of students/registrar at Suomi College in Hancock, Mi. from 1977 to 1980 and director of alumni affairs at Newberry College in Newberry, S.C. from 1975 to 1977. He received his Ed.D. and M.Ed. from the University of Georgia.
In his capacity as dean, Dr. Miracle oversees all programs and services offered by the department of student life and is responsible for the welfare and safety of BC students.
The student life areas supervised by Dr. Miracle include counseling services, the College chaplain, the Funkhouser Center for Health and Wellness, health services, the Kline Campus Center, mediation and conduct services, multicultural services, service-learning, residence life and student activities.
Dr. Miracle also serves as a member of the town council for Bridgewater, Va.