Past Presidents

William F. Cody
William F. Cody
"Buffalo Bill"

1913
John B. Warren
John B. Warren
1914-18
Edward C. Talbot
Edward C. Talbot
1918-20
Edward F. Carruthers
Edward F. Carruthers
1921-22
Edward P. Newman
Edward P. Newman
1923
Jeremiah Mugivan
Jeremiah Mugivan
1924
Fred M. Barnes
Fred M. Barnes
1925-26
Edward A. Hock
Edward A. Hock
1927-28
Milton M. Morris
Milton M. Morris
1929
W.O. Brown
W.O. Brown
1930
Sam J. Levy
Sam J. Levy
1931-32
C.R. (Zebbie) Fisher
C.R. (Zebbie) Fisher
1933
Ernie A. Young
Ernie A. Young
1934
J.W. (Patty) Conklin
J.W. (Patty) Conklin
1935-36
J.C. McCaffery
J.C. McCaffery
1937-39
Frank P. Duffield
Frank P. Duffield
1940
Frank R. Conklin
Frank R. Conklin
1941
Carl J. Sedlmayr, Sr.
Carl J. Sedlmayr, Sr.
1942
Jack Nelson
Jack Nelson
1943
Floyd E. Gooding
Floyd E. Gooding
1944
Sam Solomon
Sam Solomon
1945
Fred H. Kressman
Fred H. Kressman
1946
Irving J. Polack
Irving J. Polack
1947
Robert L. Lohmar
Robert L. Lohmar
1948
Robert Parker
Robert Parker
1949
Morris Lipsky
Morris Lipsky
1950
Louis Keller
Louis Keller
1951
S.T. Jessop
S.T. Jessop
1952
J.P. Sullivan
J.P. Sullivan
1953
C.J. Sedlmayr, Jr.
C.J. Sedlmayr, Jr.
1954
Ned E. Torti
Ned E. Torti
1955
Maurice Ohren
Maurice Ohren
1956
Albert J. Sweeney
Albert J. Sweeney
1957
Jack Duffield
Jack Duffield
1958
William Carsky
William Carsky
1959
Paul Olsen
Paul Olsen
1960
Eddie Sopenar
Eddie Sopenar
1961
Louis Dufour
Louis Dufour
1962
C.C. Groscurth
C.C. Groscurth
1963
Jim F. Conklin
Jim F. Conklin
1964
Hal Eifort
Hal Eifort
1965
Norman Schlossberg
Norman Schlossberg
1966
Alfred Kunz
Alfred Kunz
1967
Otto J. Weiss
Otto J. Weiss
1968
M.M.
M.M. "Neil" Webb
1969
Wm T. Collins
Wm T. Collins
1970
Rod Link
Rod Link
1971
John Portemont Jr.
John Portemont Jr.
1972
Jerry Mackey
Jerry Mackey
1973
Guy F. Gardner
Guy F. Gardner
1974
John Campi
John Campi
1975
Wayne Kunz
Wayne Kunz
1976
Bernard Thomas
Bernard Thomas
1977
Larry Davis
Larry Davis
1978
Carl J. Sedlmayr, III
Carl J. Sedlmayr, III
1979
Jerry Murphy
Jerry Murphy
1980
Greg Link
Greg Link
1981
Peter Andrews
Peter Andrews
1982
Milt F. Kaufman
Milt F. Kaufman
1983
Jimmy Drew III
Jimmy Drew III
1984
James Murphy
James Murphy
1985
Lloyd J. Hilligoss
Lloyd J. Hilligoss
1986
Tom Atkins
Tom Atkins
1987
Buster L.Brown
Buster L.Brown
1988
Bill Dillard
Bill Dillard
1989
Hub Luehrs
Hub Luehrs
1990
Micheal Sedlmayr
Micheal Sedlmayr
1991
Andrew Kasin
Andrew Kasin
1992
Nicholas Viscomi
Nicholas Viscomi
1993
Bill Johnson
Bill Johnson
1994
Joe Yahr
Joe Yahr
1995
Jerry Kasin
Jerry Kasin
1996
James J. Murphy, Jr.
James J. Murphy, Jr.
1997
Earl
Earl "Butch" Butler
1998
John Hanschen
John Hanschen
1999
Richard Chance
Richard Chance
2000
Dick Janas
Dick Janas
2001
Jeff Blomosness
Jeff Blomsness
2002
Sam Johnson
Sam Johnston
2003
David Norton
David Norton
2004
Claire Morton
Claire Morton
2005
Ron Burback
Ron Burback
2006
Tom Davis
Tom Davis
2007
Jimmy Drew III
Jimmy Drew III
2008

Jean Anne Clair

Jean Anne Clair
2009

Mike Featherston

Mike Featherston
2010
Donnie Massie III
Donnie Massie III
2011


Sam Johnston
Sam Johnston
2012

Chris Atkins

Christopher Atkins
2013

dale-merriam

Dale Merriam
2014



Paul Kasin

2015

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