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Larry P. Arnn, Ph.D.

 Larry P. Arnn, Ph.D.

President, Hillsdale College, Michigan

Heritage Trustee Since 2002

Arnn has been President of Hillsdale, a prominent liberal arts college, since 1999. Before that, he served as president of the Claremont Institute, a think tank based in southern California.

Arnn received his bachelor's degree in political science and accounting in 1974 from Arkansas State University. He later studied at the Claremont Graduate School, receiving his master's degree in government there in 1976 and his doctorate in government in 1985. He also studied in England from 1977 to 1980, first as a research student at the London School of Economics and then at Worcester College at Oxford University. Later, Arnn worked as director of research for Sir Martin Gilbert, the official biographer of Winston Churchill.