Leadership

Administration

President
David Livingston, Ph.D.

Provost
Chris Sindt, Ph.D.

Chief Strategy Officer
Raymond Kennelly, M.S.

Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer
H. Teresa Krejci, B.B.A., M.Ed.

Chief Information Officer
LeRoy Butler, Ph.D.

Vice President for Diversity/Associate Provost for Student Engagement, Equity, and Inclusion
Kristi Kelly, Ed.D.

Interim Vice President for University Advancement
Colleen Ahearn, B.A.

Vice President for Mission/Associate Provost for Student Success
Kurt Schackmuth, Ph.D.

Founders

Michael Fitzpatrick (1844-1933)
Frances Fitzpatrick (1850-1952)
Most Rev. Bernard J. Sheil, D.D. (1888-1969)
Frank J. Lewis, AFSC (1867-1960)
Franciscan Brothers of the Holy Cross

Honorary Founders

Most Rev. Bernard J. Sheil, D.D. (1965)
Bishop Martin D. McNamara, D.D., AFSC (1965)
Brother I. Philip, FSC (1965)
Mrs. Frank J. (Julia Deal) Lewis (1965)
Dr. Irving Crown (1965)
Brother Leander Paul McGinnis, FSC (1965)
Arthur J. Schmitt (1965)
Reverend John Brennan (1966)
William Joyce, Sr. (1966)
Thomas H. Andersen (1967)
Brother Louis De La Salle Seiler, FSC (1967)
John R. Lewis, AFSC (1967)
A.P. Dailey (1967)
Dr. Leslie J. Farrington (1968)
Albert H. Luke (1968)
Matthew Stefanich, AFSC (1983)
Frank J. Gospodaric (1983)
Brother Joel Damian, FSC (1984)
Peter J.J. Kosiba (1999)
Brother James Gaffney, FSC (2015)

Presidents

Bishop Bernard J. Sheil (1932-1951), President Emeritus
Admiral Herbert J. Grassie (1951-1954)
General Paul X. English (1954-1960)
Brother Leander Paul McGinnis, FSC (1960-1967)
Brother Paul French, FSC (1967-1971), President Emeritus
Dr. Lester Carr (1971-1976)
Dr. Paul A. Whelan (1977-1981)
Brother David Delahanty, FSC (1982-1987)
Brother James Gaffney, FSC (1988-2016), President Emeritus

School Names

Holy Name Technical School (1932)
Lewis Holy Name Technical School (1934)
Lewis Holy Name School of Aeronautics (1935)
Lewis School of Aeronautics (1940)
Lewis College of Science and Technology (1946)
Lewis College (1962)
Lewis University (1974)