In its long, distinguished history, Salem has had twenty one inspectors, principals, and presidents:

     Samuel G. Kramsch

1802-1806

     Abraham S. Steiner

1806-1816

     G. Benjamin Reichel

1816-1834

     John C. Jacobson

1834-1844

     Charles A. Bleck

1844-1848

     Emil A. deSchweinitz

1848-1853

     Robert deSchweinitz

1853-1866

     Maximilian E. Grunert

1866-1877

     Theophilus Zorn

1877-1884

     Edward Rondthaler

1884-1888

     John H. Clewell

1888-1909

     Howard Rondthaler

1909-1949

     Dale H. Gramley

1949-1971

     John H. Chandler

1971-1976

     Merrimon Cuninggim

1976-1979

     Richard Leslie Morrill

1979-1982

     Thomas Vernon Litzenburg Jr.

1982-1991

     Julianne Still Thrift

1991-2006

     Susan E. Pauly

2006-2014

     D. E. Lorraine Sterritt

2014-2018