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Past Presidents

Presidents of Fort Wayne Female College
and Fort Wayne College
1. Alexander C. Huestis 1847-1848
2. George M. Round 1848-1849
3. Cyrus Nutt 1849-1850
4. Alexander C. Huestis 1850-1852
5. Samuel T. Gillett 1852-1853
6. Samuel Brenton 1853-1855
7. Reuben D. Robinson 1855-1865
8. W.F. Hemenway 1865-1868
9. C.P. Hodge 1868-1869
10. Reuben D. Robinson 1869-1870
11. J.B. Robinson 1870-1871
  Levi Beers * 1871-1872
12. Reuben D. Robinson 1872-1877
13. William F. Yocum 1877-1888
14. H.N. Herrick 1888-1890
  * Acting President  
Presidents of Taylor University
  Christian B. Stemen* 1890-1891
15. Thaddeus C. Reade 1891-1902
  John H. Shilling* 1902-1903
  Burt W. Ayres* 1903-1904
16. Charles W. Winchester 1904-1907
  Albert R. Archibald* 1907-1908
17. Monroe Vayhinger 1908-1921
18. James M. Taylor 1921-1922
  Burt W. Ayres* 1922
19. John H. Paul 1922-1931
20. Robert L. Stuart 1931-1945
21. Clyde W. Meredith 1945-1951
  Harold J. Wiebe* 1951
22. Evan H. Bergwall 1951-1959
  Milo A. Rediger* 1959-1960
23. B. Joseph Martin 1960-1965
24. Milo A. Rediger 1965-1975
25. Robert C. Baptista 1975-1979
26. Milo A. Rediger 1979-1981
27. Gregg O. Lehman 1981-1985
  Daryl R. Yost* 1985
28. Jay L. Kesler 1985-2000
29 David J. Gyertson 2000-2005
30. Eugene B. Habecker 2005-
  * Acting President