Carroll University
Past Presidents

 

Since 1846, we've been fortunate to have leaders who have moved Carroll forward.‚Äč We're grateful to the following individuals for their years of leadership, guidance and service to Carroll.

Douglas N. Hastad July 1, 2006 to July 1, 2017

Frank S. Falcone September 8, 1993 to June 30, 2006

Dan C. West September 1, 1988 to June 30, 1992

Robert V. Cramer March 1, 1971 to September 1, 1988

John T. Middaugh September 1, 1967 to May 31, 1970

Robert D. Steele August 1, 1952 to August 31, 1967

Nelson Vance Russell July 1, 1946 to October 12, 1951

Gerrit T. Vander Lugt June 8, 1940 to February 14, 1946

William Arthur Ganfield July 7, 1921 to July 1, 1939

Herbert Pierpont Houghton January 26, 1918 to June 17, 1920

Wilbur Oscar Carrier October 6, 1903 to September 1, 1917

June 22, 1893 to October 6, 1903

Walter L. Rankin December 21, 1866 to July 31, 1871*

Rensellaer B. Hammond April 1, 1863 to October 7, 1864

John Adams Savage September 11, 1850 to April 7, 1863

* Between July 31, 1871, and June 22, 1893, no college work was carried on. While the charter retained the college privileges, teaching was on the academy level. College work was resumed and the office of the presidency was filled again in 1893.

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