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UAA/ACC Administrators and Chancellors

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Anchorage Community College:

  • Leroy Good, Director ACC, 1954-1957
  • Melvin Huden, Director ACC, 1957-1959
  • Eugene Short, Director ACC, 1959-1976
  • William Stewart, President ACC, 1976-1979
  • Edwin Biggerstaff, President ACC, 1979-1981, Chancellor of Community Colleges, Rural Education and Cooperative Extension (CCREE) 1982-1983, Chancellor ACC 1983-1984
  • Ronald C. Smith, Acting Campus President ACC, 1982-1983
  • Herbert C. Lyon, Chancellor ACC 1984-1987

University of Alaska Anchorage:

  • Don M. Dafoe, Provost Anchorage Regional Center, Southcentral Regional Center (SRC), 1966-1969
  • Lewis E. Haines, Provost SRC, 1969-1976
  • Wendell W. Wolfe, Dean Anchorage Senior College, Acting Chancellor University of Alaska, Anchorage (UA,A) 1976, Acting Chancellor UA,A 1978
  • John Lindauer, Chancellor UA,A 1976-1978
  • Frank Harrison, Chancellor UA,A 1978-1981
  • David L. Outcalt, Acting Chancellor/Chancellor UA,A, 1981-1986
  • Clark D. Ahlberg, Interim Chancellor UA,A, 1986-1987
  • Marvin O. Looney, Chancellor UA,A, 1987-1988
  • Donald O'Dowd, President UA, Chancellor/Chief Executive Officer UA,A, 1988
  • Donald Behrend, Chief Executive Officer University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA)/Chancellor UAA, 1988-1994
  • Edward Lee Gorsuch, Chancellor UAA, 1994-2004
  • Elaine P. Maimon, Chancellor UAA, 2004-2007
  • Fran Ulmer, Chancellor UAA, 2007-2011
  • Tom Case, Chancellor UAA, 2011-present