Presidents of the College

Thomas Church Brownell, 1824-1831

Nathaniel Sheldon Wheaton, 1831-1837

Silas Totten, 1837-1848

John Williams, 1848-1853

Daniel Raynes Goodwin, 1853-1860

Samuel Eliot, 1860-1864

John Barrett Kerfoot, 1864-1866

John Brocklesby, Acting President, 1866-1867

Abner Jackson, 1867-1874

Thomas Ruggles Pynchon, 1874-1883

George Williamson Smith, 1883-1904

Flavel Sweeten Luther, 1904-1919

Henry Augustus Perkins, Acting President, 1915-1916, 1919-1920

Remsen Brinckerhoff Ogilby, 1920-1943

Arthur Howard Hughes, Acting President, 1943-1945, 1951-1953

George Keith Funston, 1945-1951

Albert Charles Jacobs, 1953-1968

Theodore Davidge Lockwood, 1968-1981

James Fairfield English, Jr., 1981-1989

Tom Gerety, 1989-1994

Borden W. Painter, Jr., Acting President, 1994-1995

Evan S. Dobelle, 1995-2001

Ronald R. Thomas, Acting President, 2001-2002

Richard H. Hersh, 2002-2003

Borden W. Painter, Jr., 2003-2004

James F. Jones, Jr., 2004-