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Archives Lists: CIA Presidents

Archives lists

CLEVELAND SCHOOL OF ART/CLEVELAND INSTITUTE OF ART

PRINCIPALS, DEANS, HEADS, DIRECTORS, & PRESIDENTS

The information prior to 1960 was drawn from the college’s catalogs and as such may not always be accurate. Catalogs were often printed in advance, were sometimes reused, and reflected the academic year not actual employee tenure. This list was last updated in December 2011.

1883/84-1888/89         Harriet J. Kester, Principal

1888/89-1891/92         Newton A. Wells, Dean

1892/93-1913/14         Georgia Leighton Norton, Principal

1914/15-1918/19         Georgia Leighton Norton, Director

1919/20-1930/31         Henry Turner Bailey, Director

1931/32                       Alfred Mewett, Acting Director

1932/33-1945/46         Henry Hunt Clark, Director

1946/47-1953/54         Laurence E. Schmeckebier, Director

1952/53-1953/54         Joseph McCullough, Assistant Director (per JMcC)

1953/54-1956/57         Joseph McCullough, Acting Director

1957/58-1974/75         Joseph McCullough, Director

1975/76-1987/88         Joseph McCullough, President

1988/89                       Roger DesRosiers, President

1989/90                       Joseph McCullough, President

1990/91-1996/97         Robert Mayer, President

1997/98                       Paul E. Eickmann, Interim President

1998/1999-2009/10     David Deming, President

2010/2011-                  Grafton Nunes, President + CEO