Our Story

Past Presidents & Conference Locations

Term President Conference site World Congress site
2014–15 Jill Lewis Spector St. Louis  
2013–14 Maureen McLaughlin New Orleans  
2012–13 Carrice Cummins San Antonio  
2011–12 Victoria Risko Chicago  
2010–11 Patricia A. Edwards Orlando New Zealand
2009–10 Kathryn H. Au Chicago  
2008–09 Barbara Walker Phoenix and Minneapolis Costa Rica
2007–08 Linda Gambrell Atlanta  
2006–07 Timothy Shanahan Toronto Budapest
2005–06 Richard Allington Chicago  
2004–05 MaryEllen Vogt San Antonio Manila
2003–04 Lesley Mandel Morrow Reno-Tahoe  
2002–03 Jerry L. Johns Orlando Edinburgh
2001–02 Donna M. Ogle San Francisco  
2000–01 Carmelita K. Williams New Orleans Auckland
1999–2000 Carol M. Santa Indianapolis  
1998–99 Kathryn A. Ransom San Diego Ocho Rios
1997–98 John J. Pikulski Orlando  
1996–97 Richard T. Vacca Atlanta Prague
1995–96 Dolores B. Malcolm New Orleans  
1994–95 Susan Mandel Glazer Anaheim Buenos Aires
1993–94 Doris Roettger Toronto  
1992–93 Marie M. Clay San Antonio Maui
1991–92 Judith Thelen Orlando  
1990–91 Carl Braun Las Vegas Stockholm
1989–90 Dale Johnson Atlanta  
1988–89 Patricia S. Koppman New Orleans Gold Coast
1987–88 Phyllis J. Adams Toronto  
1986–87 Roselmina Indrisano Anaheim London
1985–86 John C. Manning Philadelphia  
1984–85 Bernice E. Cullinan New Orleans Hong Kong
1983–84 Ira E. Aaron Atlanta  
1982–83 Jack Cassidy Anaheim Dublin
1981–82 Kenneth S. Goodman Chicago  
1980–81 Olive S. Niles New Orleans Manila
1979–80 Roger C. Farr St. Louis  
1978–79 Dorothy S. Strickland Atlanta Hamburg
1977–78 William Eller Houston  
1976–77 Walter H. MacGinnitie Miami Beach Singapore
1975–76 Thomas C. Barrett Anaheim  
1974–75 Constance McCullough New York Vienna
1973–74 Millard H. Black New Orleans  
1972–73 William K. Durr Denver Buenos Aires
1971–72 Theodore L. Harris Detroit  
1970–71 Donald L. Cleland Atlantic City Sydney
1969–70 Helen Huus Anaheim  
1968–69 Leo C. Fay Kansas City Copenhagen
1967–68 H. Alan Robinson Boston  
1966–67 Mildred A. Dawson Seattle Paris
1965–66 Dorothy K. Bracken Dallas  
1964–65 Theodore Clymer Detroit  
1963–64 Nila Banton Smith Philadelphia  
1962–63 Morton Botel Miami Beach  
1961–62 William D. Sheldon San Francisco  
1960–61 Mary C. Austin St. Louis  
1959–60 A. Sterl Artley New York  
1958–59 George D. Spache Toronto  
1957–58 Albert J. Harris Milwaukee  
1956–57 Nancy Larrick New York  
1955–56 William S. Gray Chicago