McKendree Presidents


The following is a list of McKendree’s presidents and the years they served:

James Dennis
1994-Present

 

 

 



Gerrit J. Tenbrink
1979-1994

 

 

 



AdolphUnruh

Adolph Unruh (AP)
1978-1979

 

 

 



Julian H. Murphy
1975-1978

 

 

 



Eric N. Rackham 
1968-1975

 

 

 



Edwin E. Voigt
1964-1968






MaxAllen

Max P. Allen
1960-1964





William N. Grandy (AP)
1960 

 

 

 



WebbGarrison

Webb Garrison
1957-1960

 

 

 



Russell Grow  
1950-1957

 

 

 



CarlBracy

Carl C. Bracy
1945-1949

 

 

 



Clark R. Yost
1935-1945

 

 

 



CameronHarmon

Cameron Harmon
1923-1935

 

 

 



Edwin P. Baker (AP) 
1923

 

 

 



George McCammon
1919-1923 

 

 

 



Edwin P. Baker (AP)
1917-1919

 

 

 



HuberHurt

Huber William Hurt
1915-1917

 

 

 



JamesDolley

James Dolley (AP)
1915

 

 

 



 John H. Harmon
1908-1915

 

 

 



McKendreeHypesChamberlain

McKendree Hypes Chamberlain
1894-1908

 

 

 



MorrisBarr

Morris Lincoln Barr
1893-1894

 

 

 



ThomasHerdman

Thomas H. Herdman (AP)
1890-1893

 

 

 



A.G. Jepson (AP)
1889-1890

 

 

 



Isaiah Villars
1887-1889

 

 

 

 

 

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Edwards A. Whitwam
1886-1887

 

William Fletcher Swahlen
1883-1886 

 

 

 



Daniel W. Phillips
1879-1883 

 

 

 



Ross Clark Houghton
1878-1879

 

 

 



John W. Locke
1874-1878

 

 

 



Robert Allyn   
1863-1874

 

 

 



NelsonCobleigh

Nelson Cobleigh        
1858-1863

 

 

 



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Werter Davis (AP)
1857-1858

 

PeterAkers

Peter Akers    
1852-1857

 

 

 



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Anson W. Cummings
1850-1852

 

ErastusWentworth

Erastus Wentworth     
1846-1850

 

 

 



PeterAkers

Peter Akers    
1845-1846

 

 

 



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James Finley
1841-1845

 

JohnWesleyMerrill

John Wesley Merrill
1838-1841 

 

 

 



(Photo not available)

John Dew
1836-1838

 

PeterAkers

Peter Akers 
1833-1836






EdwardAmes

Edward Raymond Ames  
1828-1833






(AP) Acting President