Executive Leadership
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Executive Leadership

 

Board of Directors

 

2020-21 OFFICERS:  

Board Chair: Sr. Andrea Lee, IHM, Alverno College (WI)

Vice Chair: Mary Finger, Seton Hill University (PA)

Secretary/Treasurer: Arvid Johnson, University of St. Francis (IL)

ACCU President: Fr. Dennis H. Holtschneider, CM (ex officio), ACCU (DC)
 
MEMBERS:

Sr. Peg Albert, OP, Siena Heights University (MI)

Bassam Deeb, Trocaire College (NY)

John Garvey, Catholic University of America (DC)

Fr. Michael Graham, SJ, Xavier University (OH)

Fr. Larry Hostetter, STD, Brescia University (KY)

Sr. Joan Lescinski, CSJ, St. Ambrose University (IA)

Fr. James Maher, CM, Niagara University (NY)

Thomas Mengler, St. Mary's University (TX)

Joseph Nyre, Seton Hall University (NJ)

Mark Reed, Saint Joseph's University (PA)

Sr. Diane Steel, SCL, University of Saint Mary (KS)

Sr. Maryanne Stevens, RSM, College of Saint Mary (NE)

Julie Sullivan, University of St. Thomas (MN)

Sr. Carol Jean Vale, SSJ, Chestnut Hill College (PA)

Kathy Mears (ex officio), National Catholic Educational Association (VA)

Greg Craven (International Representative), Australian Catholic University (Australia)

Gerry Turcotte (Canadian Representative), St. Mary's University (Canada)

 

Executive Directors/Presidents

 

1899-1903

Msgr. Thomas J. Conaty, The Catholic University of America

1904

John A. Conway, SJ, Georgetown University

1908

Charles B. Moulinier, SJ, Marquette University

1909-1910

M.A. Hehir, CSSp, Duquesne University

1911-1912

J.F. Green, OSA, Loyola University (Chicago, IL)

1913-1914

M. Schumacher, CSC, University of Notre Dame

1915-1916

J.P. O’Mahoney, CSV, St. Viator College (Bourbonnais, IL)

1917-1918

B.P. O’Reilly, SM, St. Mary’s College (Dayton, OH)

1919

A.C. Fox, SJ, Campion College (Prarie du Chien, WI)

1923

D.J. McHugh, CM, DePaul University

1924-1925

Br. Thomas, FSC, Manhattan College

1926-1927

John W.R. Maguire, CSV, St. Viator College (Bourbonnais, IL)

1928-1929

Rev. James A. Reeves, Seton Hill College

1930-1931

Daniel M. Galliher, OP, Albertus Magnus College

1932-1933

Charles F. Carrol, SJ, University of San Francisco

1934

William Cunningham, CSC, University of Notre Dame

1935

Aloysius J. Hogan, SJ, Fordham University

1937

Francis L. Meade, CM, Niagara University

1938-1939

Rev. Julius W. Haun, St. Mary’s College

1940-1941

Rev. William T. Dillon, St. Joseph’s College for Women (Brooklyn, NY)

1944

P.A. Roy, SJ, Loyola University (New Orleans, LA)

1946

Br. Emilian, FSC, La Salle College

1948

Mary Aloysius Molloy, OSF, College of St. Teresa (Winona, MN)

1950

William J. Dunne, SJ, University of San Francisco

1952

Cyril F. Meyer, CM, St. John’s College (Brooklyn, NY)

1954

Br. B. Thomas, FSC, La Salle College

1956

Paul C. Reinert, SJ, Saint Louis University

1958

Robert J. Slavin, OP, Providence College

1960

William H. Conley, Marquette University

1962

Msgr. Alfred F. Horrigan, Bellarmine College

1964 

Gregory Nugent, FSC, Manhattan College

1966

Michael P. Walsh, SJ, Boston College

1968

Margaret Claydon, SND, Trinity College (Washington, DC)

1969

Rev. Clarence W. Friedman

1974

Msgr. John F. Murphy

1980

Alice Gallin, OSU

1992

Benito M. Lopez, Jr.

1995

Paul J. Gallagher (interim)

1997

Monika K. Hellwig

2005

Richard A. Yanikoski

2010

Michael Galligan-Stierle

2019

Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, CM