Office of the President

upper campus

Pete C. Menjares now SPU interim president

interim president headshot

Dr. Pete Menjares was named interim president of Seattle Pacific University beginning July 1, 2021. Dr. Menjares most recently served as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Vanguard University. Meet the interim president here.




Learn more about Seattle Pacific University’s history.

SPU Presidents

 1893–1916
Alexander A. Beers
 1982–91
David C. Le Shana
 1916–26
Orrin E. Tiffany
 1991–94
Curtis A. Martin
 1926–59
C. Hoyt Watson
 1994–95
E. Arthur Self
 1959–68
C. Dorr Demaray
 1995–2012
Philip W. Eaton
 1968–82
David L. McKenna
 2012–2021
Daniel J. Martin