Elisa Stephens
Dr. Elisa Stephens is President of Academy of Art University

Dr. Elisa Stephens is President of Academy of Art University in San Francisco, the largest accredited private university of art and design in the United States. Dr. Stephens received a B.A. in political science from Vassar College and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. Prior to becoming President of Academy of Art University in 1992, Dr. Stephens served as legal counsel for the university and in-house counsel at Cellular Holdings, Inc. She became the third generation to run the university, founded by her grandfather, a fine artist, when she succeeded her father, Richard A. Stephens.

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