Jennifer J. Raab

President, Hunter College, City University of New York (CUNY)

Jennifer J. Raab, President of Hunter College, is a lifelong New Yorker whose career has included high-profile positions in government, public service, civic affairs and the law. Since taking the helm as Hunter College's 13th president in June 2001, she has built upon the College's strong foundation, refined its mission, overseen its academic programs and spearheaded its growth and development as one of the world's leading urban centers of higher education.

Prior to her appointment at Hunter, President Raab served for seven years as Chairman of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, the New York City agency that protects and preserves the city's historic structures and architectural heritage.