Office of the President
Simpson College President Marsha Kelliher
Marsha Kelliher, J.D., is the 24th president of Simpson College. The appointment, made by the Simpson College Board of Trustees, followed an extensive national search and marks the first time in the college's 160-year history that a woman serves in the role of president. A preeminent scholar, President Kelliher is a passionate leader with a proven track record of effective leadership at dynamic institutions. Her experience, vision and dedication to higher education will strengthen Simpson College's position as a top-tier, private, liberal arts college.