Past Presidents

Year

Convention Location

President/Chairperson

2016 Grand Rapid, MI Angela Johnson
2015 Addison, TX Traci Ayers Dower
2014 Louisville, KY Kim Ward
2013 Indianapolis, IN Cindy Soltis-Stroud (TX)
2012 Spokane, WA Lori Jones (TX)
2011 Orlando, FL Susan Hinson (TN)
2010 Greensboro, NC Deidre Rogers (NC)
2009 Overland Park, KS Barbara Fisher (FL)
2008 Nashville, TN Annette Wells (ID)
2007 San Diego, CA Sharon Huisman (CA)
2006 Orlando, FL Jane Auman (IL)
2005 Pittsburgh, PA Nancy Manning (TX)
2004 Madison, WI Janet Shearer (FL)
2003 San Antonio, TX Lynda Dickenson (VA)
2002 Orlando, FL Joani Mangold (AZ)
2001 Boise, ID Joyce Frey (OH)
2000 Norfolk, VA Judy Marshall (NE)
1999 Grand Rapids, MI Sherri Theurer (KS)
1998 Oklahoma City, OK Betty Jo Mendenhall (NC)
1997 Nashville, TN Pat Kiko (OH)
1996 San Diego, CA Lucy Faison (NC) *
1995 Niagara Falls, NY Judy Ford (KY)
1994 Indianapolis, IN Mary Jo Butts (IN)
1993 Denver, CO Barbara Glass (CT)
1992 Lexington, KY Pat Zettlemoyer (PA)
1991 Omaha, NE Ginger Blocker (SC) *
1990 Baltimore, MD Doris Todd (GA)
1989 Cincinnati, OH Joanne Laumeyer (FL)
1988 Kansas City, MO Marge Gaule (IL)
1987 Hollywood, FL Tomi Ayers (TN)
1986 Anaheim, CA Virginia Dilgard (OH)
1985 Philadelphia, PA Betty Short (AZ)
1984 Minneapolis, MN Pat Dunning (IL)
1983 Houston, TX Naomi Newcom (KS) *
1982 Atlanta, GA Pat Lambright (IN)
1981 Las Vegas, NV Glenda McCarter Johnson (TN) *
1980 Nashville, TN Irene Dudley (IA)
1979 Denver, CO Ruby Hartman (OH)
1978 Boston, MA Joan Rittenhouse (PA)
1977 Seattle, WA Brenda Higgenbotham (FL) *
1976 St. Louis, MO Eileen Standen (OH)
1975 Louisville, KY Velda Fannon (VA)
1974 Medora, ND Jean Fleming (NE)
1973 St. Petersburg, FL Nan Gilbert (NC)
1972 Dallas, TX Willie Howell (TX)
1971 Lincoln, NE Irene Erickson (IA) *
1970 Milwaukee, WI Virginia Brewer (KS)
1969 Roanoke, VA Alma Crowell (OK)
1968 Oklahoma City, OK Kay Dewees (KS)
1967 Chicago, IL Bernice Ritchie (IA)
1966 Philadelphia, PA Pearl Britten (TX)
1965 Spokane, WA Virginia Rankin (OH)
1964 Des Moines, IA Ruth Marks (IL)
1963 Cincinnati, OH Mora Freund (WI)
1962 Lincoln, NE Margaret Berry (PA)
1961 Houston, TX Madonna Hall (OH)
1960 Louisville, KY Gretchen Featheringham (OH)
1959 Denver, CO Edith Smith (MI)
1958 Buffalo, NY Wanda Wilcox (NY)
1957 Lansing, MI Betty Steiner (MD)
1956 Kansas City, MO Gertrude Darbyshire (OH)
1955 Indianapolis, IN Carol Grubaugh (NE)
1954 Omaha, NE Margaret Norris (IL)
1953 Columbus, OH June Holford (IL)
1952 Minneapolis, MN June Holford (IL)
1951 Decatur, IL
* Deceased