Senior Vice President for Student Affairs
Jeffrey L. Gray has more than 30 years of experience in secondary and higher education.
Before coming to Fordham, he held positions at Western Connecticut State University and Montclair State University. He began his tenure at Fordham as the assistant dean of students for residential life in September 1989 before being named dean of student life and then senior student affairs officer. As the senior vice president for student affairs, he leads all student affairs functions, staff members, and budgets across Fordham’s multiple campuses.
Gray earned a BA in psychology from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, an MS in counseling and guidance from Syracuse University, and an MS in administration from Western Connecticut State University. He has served on several nonprofit boards, chairing two of them. He has conducted on-campus program reviews, served as a program reviewer for the national conference of NASPA (leading association for student affairs professionals), and has served as a peer evaluator on multiple Middle States accreditation visiting teams.