Jay Simmons

Dr. Jay Simmons currently serves as president of Simpson College, an appointment he assumed in June 2013. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Birmingham-Southern College, he completed his M.A. and Ph.D. in political science at the University of Alabama. His previous appointments have included: assistant dean for academic affairs at Birmingham-Southern; vice president for academic affairs and dean at LaGrange College in LaGrange, Georgia; and president of Iowa Wesleyan College.