Presidents of Johnson C. Smith University

Reverend Stephen Mattoon Reverend W. A. Holliday Reverend W.F. Johnson
Reverend Stephen Mattoon
1870-1884
Reverend W. A. Holliday
1884-1885
Reverend W.F. Johnson
1886-1891
Dr. D.J. Sanders Reverend H.L. McCrorey Dr. Hardy Liston
Dr. D.J. Sanders
1891-1907
Reverend H.L. McCrorey
1907-1947
Dr. Hardy Liston
1947-1956
Dr. J.W. Seabrook Dr. R. P. Perry Dr. Lionel Newsom
Dr. J.W. Seabrook
1956-1957
Dr. R. P. Perry
1957-1968
Dr. Lionel Newsom
1968-1972
Dr. Wilbert Greenfield Dr. Robert Albright Dr. Dorothy Cowser Yancy
Dr. Wilbert Greenfield
1973-1982
Dr. Robert Albright
1983-1994
Dr. Dorothy Cowser Yancy
1994-2008
Dr. Ronald L. Carter
Dr. Ronald L. Carter
2008-Present