Past Leadership

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Founder

Evelyn Elizabeth Wright
1897 - 1906

Past Principals                                                 

Acting or Interim President

Gabriel P. Miller, 1907 - 1911

Cyrus Campfield, 1911-1912

Martin A. Menafee, 1911 - 1916 (Treasurer & Acting Principal)

Jesse O. Thomas, 1916 - 1918

E. R. Roberts, 1918 - 1922

T. H. Moore, Acting, 1953 - 1954

Lester B. Brown, Acting, 1977 - 1978

John F. Potts, Acting, 1983 - 1985

Prezell R. Robinson, Interim, Summer 2001

Valdrie N. Walker, Acting, 2007 - 2008

Past Presidents


Mr. Joshua E. Blanton
1922 - 1947







1st President
Dr. Earl H. McClenny
1947-1950
 









2nd President
Mr. Cecil D. Haliburton
1950-1953
 









3rd President
Dr. John F. Potts
1954-1970 









4th President
Dr. Harry P. Graham
1970-1977
 









5th President
Dr. George B. Thomas
1978-1983







6th President
Dr. Leonard E. Dawson
1985-2001
 








7th President
Dr. Lee. E. Monroe
2001-2007
 







8th President
Dr. Cleveland Sellers, Jr
2008-2016