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Dick Merriman, who has been president of Southwestern College since 1998, will leave the college at the end of the 2014-2015 academic year.

During his service at Southwestern, Merriman has guided the college through years of unprecedented growth in scope and mission.

Enjoy this photo montage commemorating his 17 years of service at SC!

President Dick Merriman Farewell from Southwestern College on Vimeo.


List of Southwestern College Presidents

John E. Earp
1886-1890

Milton E. Phillips
1890-1894

Chester E. Place
1895-1899

Fred C. Demorest
1900-1903

George F. Cook
1903-1905

Frank E. Mossman
1905-1918

Albert E. Kirk
1919-1928

Ezra T. Franklin
1928-1931

Frank E. Mossman
1931-1942

Charles E. Scholfield
1942-1944

Mearl P. Culber
1945-1949

Raymond E. Dewey
Interim President in 1949

Alvin W. Murray
1949-1953

Raymond E. Dewey
Interim President, 1953-1954

C. Orville Strohl
1954-1972

Donald B. Ruthenberg
1972-1980

Robert Paul Sessions
1981-1984

Bruce P. Blake
1984-1988

Carl E. Martin
1988-1998

William Richard Merriman, Jr.
1998-2015

Brad Andrews
2015-Present

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