Dr. Gregory Vincent has been introduced this afternoon as the next President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges. A native of New York City, he earned as BA at Hobart 1983 and then went on to obtain a law degree at Ohio State and his Doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania. He has worked at the University of Oregon and LSU. He is currently the Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement at the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the HWS Board of Trustees. Vincent will succeed Mark Gearan, who has been President since 1999.