Presidents of the College

 

SAMUEL STANHOPE SMITH, B.A., D.D., LL.D – 1775-1779
JOHN BLAIR SMITH, B.A., D.D. – 1779-1789
DRURY LACY, D.D. (Vice President and Acting President) – 1789-1797
ARCHIBALD ALEXANDER, B.A., D.D., LL.D. – 1797-1806
WILLIAM S. REID, D.D. (Vice President and Acting President) – 1807
MOSES HOGE, D.D. – 1807-1820
JONATHAN P. CUSHING, B.A., A.M. (Acting President) – 1820-1821, (President) – 1821-1835
GEORGE A. BAXTER, D.D. (Acting President) – 1835
DANIEL LYNN CARROLL, B.A., D.D. – 1835-1838
WILLIAM MAXWELL, B.A., LL.B., LL.D. – 1838-1845
PATRICK J. SPARROW, D.D. – 1845-1847
S. B. WILSON, D.D. (Acting President) – 1847
F. S. SAMPSON, D.D. (Acting President) – 1847-1848
CHARLES MARTIN, A.B., LL.D. (Acting President) – 1848-1849, 1856-1857
LEWIS W. GREEN, B.A., D.D. – 1849-1856
ALBERT L. HOLLADAY, M.A. (Died before taking office) – 1856
JOHN M. P. ATKINSON, B.A., D.D. – 1857-1883
RICHARD McILWAINE, B.A., D.D., LL.D. – 1883-1904
JAMES R. THORNTON, A.M. (Acting President) – 1904
W. H. WHITING, JR., B.A., A.M., LL.D. (Acting President) – 1904-1905, 1908-1909
J. H. C. BAGBY, M.A., M.E., Ph.D. (Acting President) – 1905
JAMES GRAY McALLISTER, B.A., B.D., D.D., LL.D., D. Litt. – 1905-1908
HENRY TUCKER GRAHAM, B.A., B.D., D.D., LL.D. – 1909-1917
ASHTON W. McWHORTER, B.A., A.M., Ph.D. (Acting President) – 1917-1919
JOSEPH DuPUY EGGLESTON, A.B., A.M., LL.D. – 1919-1939
EDGAR GRAHAM GAMMON, B.A., B.D., D.D., LL.D. – 1939-1955
JOSEPH CLARKE ROBERT, A.B., A.M., Ph.D., Litt.D., LL.D. – 1955-1960
THOMAS EDWARD GILMER, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., D.Sc. – 1960-1963
WALTER TAYLOR REVELEY II, B.A., B.D., Ph.D., LL.D., D.Litt. – 1963-1977
JOSIAH BUNTING III, B.A., B.A. (Oxon.), M.A. (Oxon.), D.Litt. – 1977-1987
JAMES RICHARD LEUTZE, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. – 1987-1990
JOHN SCOTT COLLEY, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Litt.D. (Provost and Acting President) – 1990-1991
RALPH ARTHUR ROSSUM, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. – 1991-1992
SAMUEL VAUGHAN WILSON, B.A., LL.D., L.H.D. – 1992-2000
WALTER MICHAEL BORTZ III, B.S., Ed.D., LL.D. – 2000-2009
CHRISTOPHER B. HOWARD, B.S., M.B.A., M.Phil., D. Phil. – 2009-