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The president's office is located on the second floor of Old Sem. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m to 5 p.m. Our fax number is (319) 895-5237.

Jonathan Brand

Jonathan Brand
President 

jbrand@cornellcollege.edu
(319) 895-4324

Jonathan Brand became Cornell's 15th president in 2011. He previously served as president of Doane College and as special assistant and counsel to the president at Grinnell College. J.D., Cornell University; M.A. in French literature, University of Michigan; B.A. in history and French, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Full CV


Jim Brown

James Brown
Special Assistant to the President 

jbrown@cornellcollege.edu
(319) 895-4485

Jim coordinates a number of President's Office activities, primarily centered around planning, program development and management, communications, and technology. 


RuthAnn Scheer

RuthAnn Scheer
Executive Assistant to the President

rscheer@cornellcollege.edu
(319) 895-4324

RuthAnn provides administrative support to the President and assists the President’s Council in special projects. She is also the Secretary to the Board of Trustees.