College & University Leaders

John Anderson

President, Illinois Institute of Technology

Joseph Aoun

President, Northeastern University

Reginald Avery

President Emeritus, Coppin State University

Lawrence Bacow

Inaugural Leader-in-Residence, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School; President Emeritus, Tufts University

Warren Baker

President Emeritus, California Polytechnic State University

Charles Bantz

Chancellor Emeritus, IUPUI

Robert Barchi

President, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; President Emeritus, Thomas Jefferson University; Provost and Chief Academic Officer Emeritus, University of Pennsylvania

Jill Beck

President Emerita, Lawrence University

Kimberly W. Benston

President and Francis B. Gummere Professor of English, Haverford College

Richard Berman

President and Trustee, New York City Police Museum; Founder, President and CEO, LICAS; Senior Advisor to the Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA); President Emeritus, Manhattanville College

Henry Bienen

Chairman, Board of Directors, Rasmussen College; Chairman, Board of Directors, United Football League; President Emeritus, Northwestern University

Robert Birgeneau

Arnold and Barbara Silverman Distinguished Professor of Physics, Materials Science, Engineering, and Public Policy and Chancellor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley

Lee Bollinger

President, Columbia University

Leon Botstein

President, Bard College

David Boren

President, University Of Oklahoma

Alfred Bloom

Vice Chancellor, New York University Abu Dhabi; President Emeritus, Swarthmore College

Richard Brodhead

President, Duke University

William Brody

President Emeritus, Salk Institute; President Emeritus, Johns Hopkins University

Earl Brooks II

President, Tri-State University


Mark Burstein

President, Lawrence University; Executive Vice President Emeritus, Princeton University; Vice President Emeritus for Facilities Management, Columbia University; Former Director of Economic Development, NYC Department of Sanitation

Alison Byerly

President, Lafayette College; Provost and Executive Vice President Emeritus, Middlebury College

Nancy Cantor

Chancellor, Rutgers University-Newark; Chancellor Emerita, Syracuse University; Chancellor Emerita, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Provost Emerita, University of Michigan

Robert Caret

Chancellor, University System of Maryland (USM); President Emeritus, Towson University

Kimberly Cassidy

President, Bryn Mawr College

Wayne Clough

President Emeritus, Georgia Institute of Technology; Former Secretary, Smithsonian Institution

Jean-Lou Chameau

President, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (Thuwal, Saudi Arabia); President Emeritus, California Institute of Technology

Carol Christ

President Emerita, Smith College


James P. Clements

President, Clemson University; President Emeritus, West Virginia University; Provost and Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs, and Vice President Emeritus for Economic and Community Outreach, Towson University

Jared Cohon

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering & Engineering and Public Policy and President Emeritus, Carnegie Mellon University

Susan Cole

President, Montclair State University

Richard Cook

President Emeritus, Allegheny College; Provost Emeritus, Kalamazoo College

Michael Crow

President, Arizona State University

David Daniel

Deputy Chancellor, University of Texas System; President Emeritus, University of Texas at Dallas

Gregory G. Dell’Omo

President, Rider University; President Emeritus, Robert Morris University

William Destler

President, Rochester Institute Of Technology

John Dunn

President, Western Michigan University

William Durden

President Emeritus, Dickinson College

Daniel Elsener

President, Marian College

Stephen Emerson

Director, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center; Clyde Wu Professor of Immunology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons; President Emeritus, Haverford College

Adam Falk

President, Williams University; James B. Knapp Dean Emeritus, Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Johns Hopkins University

Nariman Farvardin

President, Stevens Institute of Technology; Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Emeritus, University of Maryland

Drew Gilpin Faust

President, Harvard University

Carol L. Folt

Chancellor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Interim President Emerita, Dartmouth College

John Fry

President, Drexel University; President Emeritus, Franklin & Marshall College

Geoff Gamble

President Emeritus, Montana State University

Alice Gast

President, Imperial College London (UK); President Emerita, Lehigh University

Gregory Geoffroy

Professor of Chemistry and President Emeritus, Iowa State University

Philip Gerbino

Strategic Advisor, SCILEX Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; President, Arrow Prescription University of the Centers, Health ATOZ Sciences (School of Pharmacy); President Emeritus, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

Jonathan Gibralter

President, Frostburg State University

Robert Glidden

President Emeritus, Ohio University

Bryon Grigsby

President, Moravian College; Senior Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs, Shenandoah University; Provost Emeritus, Centenary College

Amy Gutmann

President, University Of Pennsylvania

Phil Hanlon

President, Dartmouth College; Provost Emeritus, University of Michigan

Arthur Hansen

President Emeritus, Purdue University; Dean of Engineering and President Emeritus, Georgia Institute of Technology; Chancellor Emeritus, Texas A & M University System (deceased)

J. Bruce Harreld

President, University of Iowa; Former Managing Principal, Executing Strategy, LLC; Faculty Emeritus, Harvard Business School; Former Senior Vice President, IBM

James T. Harris III

President, University of San Diego; President Emeritus, Widener University; President Emeritus, Defiance College

Dianne Harrison

President, California State University, Northridge; President Emerita, California State University, Monterey Bay

Ann Weaver Hart

President, University of Arizona; President Emerita, Temple University

Randy Helm

Interim Chancellor, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth; President Emeritus, Muhlenberg College

John Hennessy

President, Stanford University

Richard Herman

Professor of Mathematics, Education ISTEM and Chancellor Emeritus, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Elliot Hirshman

President, San Diego State University; Provost and Senior Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs, University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Chief Research Officer Emeritus, George Washington University

Susan Hockfield

Professor of Neuroscience, Member of the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, and President Emerita, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Freeman Hrabowski III

President, University Of Maryland, Baltimore County

Mark Huddleston

President, University Of New Hampshire

Shirley Ann Jackson

President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Former Chair, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Rev. John Jenkins

President, University of Notre Dame

Eric Kaler

President, University of Minnesota

Albert Karnig

Board of Trustees, Ashford University; President Emeritus, California State University, San Bernardino

Don Kassing

Board Member, Strive for College; President Emeritus, San Jose State University

Bob Kerrey

Client Project Leader, Government Affairs Consulting, Carmen Group; Co-chair Advisory Board, Issue One; President Emeritus, The New School; Former Governor and U.S. Senator from Nebraska

Neil Kerwin

President, American University

William Kirwan

Chair, National Research Council Board of Higher Education and Workforce; Co-Chair, Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics; Chancellor Emeritus, University System of Maryland

Maria Klawe

President, Harvey Mudd College

Marvin Krislov

President, Oberlin College

Sister Elise Kriss

President, University Of Saint Francis

Timothy Lannon

President Emeritus, Creighton University

Karen Lawrence

President, Sarah Lawrence College

Steven Leath

President, Iowa State; Vice President Emeritus for Research, University of North Carolina General Administration

Stan Liberty

President Emeritus, Kettering University

Sally Mason

President Emerita, University of Iowa

Richard McCormick

Professor of History and Education, Graduate School of Education and President Emeritus, Rutgers University

Roderick McDavis

President, Ohio University

Michael McGinniss

President Emeritus, La Salle University

Mary Meehan

President, Alverno College

Alan Merten

President Emeritus, George Mason University

Anthony Monaco

President, Tufts University; Pro-Vice-Chancellor Emeritus for Planning and Resources, Oxford University

C.D. Mote, Jr.

President, National Academy of Engineering; Regents Professor &amp Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering (on leave) and President Emeritus, University of Maryland, College Park

Glenn Mroz

President, Michigan Technological University

Elisabeth Muhlenfeld

President Emerita, Sweet Briar College

Robert Myers

President Emeritus, Daniel Webster College

Georgia Nugent

Interim President, The College of Wooster; President Emerita, Kenyon College

James Oblinger

Chancellor Emeritus, North Carolina State University

Robert Oden

President Emeritus, Carleton College; President Emeritus, Kenyon College

Santa J. Ono

President, Senior Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs and Provost Emeritus, University of Cincinnati; Senior Vice Provost Emeritus for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Emory University

David Oxtoby

President, Pomona College

Constantine Papadakis

President Emeritus, Drexel University (deceased)

John Palms

President Emeritus, University Of South Carolina

Larry Penley

President, Penley Consulting; President Emeritus, Thunderbird School of Global Management; President Emeritus, Colorado State University; Chancellor Emeritus, Colorado State University System

Daniel R. Porterfield

President, Franklin & Marshall College; Senior Vice President for Strategic Development Emeritus, Georgetown University

L. Rafael Reif

President, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Rollin Richmond

President Emeritus, Humboldt State University

Nancy Roseman

President, Dickinson College; Dean Emeritus, Williams College

Michael Roth

President, Wesleyan University

Mordechai Rozanski

President Emeritus, Rider University

Brian Rosenberg

President, Macalester College

Joel Seligman

President, University of Rochester; Dean Emeritus, Washington University School of Law; Dean Emeritus, University of Arizona College of Law

John Sexton

President Emeritus, New York University; Benjamin F. Butler Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus, New York University School of Law; Chair Emeritus, New York Academy of Sciences

Donna Shalala

President, Clinton Foundation; President Emerita, University of Miami; Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Harold Shapiro

President Emeritus, Princeton University; President Emeritus, University of Michigan; economist and bioethicist

Judith Shapiro

President, Teagle Foundation; President Emerita, Barnard College

Robert Shelton

President, Research Corporation for Science Advancement; President Emeritus, University of Arizona

Ruth Simmons

President Emerita, Brown University

John Simpson

President Emeritus, University at Buffalo, State University of New York

David Skorton

13th Secretary, Smithsonian Institution; President Emeritus, Cornell University

Valerie Smith

President, Swarthmore College; Dean Emeritus of the College, Princeton University

Barbara Snyder

President, Case Western Reserve University

Debora Spar

President, Barnard College

Deborah Stanley

President, State University of New York, Oswego

Charles Steger

President Emeritus, Virginia Tech

Teresa Sullivan

President, University of Virginia; Provost Emeritus and Executive Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs, University of Michigan; Executive Vice Chancellor Emeritus for Academic Affairs, University of Texas System

Christopher Thomforde

President Emeritus, Moravian College

Thelma Thompson

President Emerita, University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

Holden Thorp

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Washington University in St. Louis; Chancellor Emeritus, University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Shirley Tilghman

Professor of Molecular Biology and President Emerita, Princeton University

James W. Wagner

President, Emory University; Dean, Provost, and Interim President Emeritus, Case Western Reserve University

Stephen Weber

President Emeritus, San Diego State University

Daniel Weiss

President, Metropolitan Museum of Art; President Emeritus, Haverford College; President Emeritus, Lafayette College

John Welty

President Emeritus, California State University, Fresno

Quentin D. Wheeler

President, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Founding Director, International Institute for Species Exploration; Former Director, Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium, Cornell University; Former Keeper and Head of Entomology, Natural History Museum (London, UK); Former Director, Division of Environmental Biology, National Science Foundation

John White

Distinguished Professor of Industrial Engineering and Chancellor Emeritus, University of Arkansas; Founder and former Chairman, SysteCon, Inc.

Jack Wilson

Distinguished Professor of Higher Education, Emerging Technologies, and Innovation and President Emeritus, University of Massachusetts Lowell

David Wolk

President, Castleton State College

Randy Woodson

Chancellor, NC State University; Executive Vice President Emeritus for Academic Affairs and Provost Emeritus, Purdue University

James Wright

Board of Directors, Semper Fi Fund/America's Fund; Author Those Who Have Borne the Battle: A History of America’s Wars and Those Who Fought Them; President Emeritus, Dartmouth College

David Van Zandt

President, The New School; Dean Emeritus, School of Law, Northwestern University

Nancy Zimpher

Chancellor, State University of New York (SUNY); President Emerita, University of Cincinnati; Chancellor Emerita, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee