NCBJ Past Presidents

NameCity/StateYearMeeting Site
Paul H. KingDetroit, MI1926-27Buffalo, NY
Watson B. AdairPittsburgh, PA1927-28Chicago, IL
James W. PersonsBuffalo, NY1928-29Memphis, TN
Charles T. GreveCincinnati, OH1929-30Chicago, IL
Charles H. KingMemphis, TN1930-31Atlantic City, NJ
Carl D. FriebolinCleveland, OH1931-32Washington DC
George R. BeachJersey City, NJ1932-33Mackinac Island, MI
Fred W. HudsonKansas City, MO1933-34Cincinnati, OH
L. Earl CurryMiami, FL1934-35Washington DC
Peter B. OlneyOld Saybrook CT1935-36Detroit, MI
John M. ThornburghKnoxville, TN1936-37Kansas City, MO
John KeoghSouth Norwalk, CT1937-38New York, NY
William Jerome KuertzCincinnati, OH1938-39Los Angeles, CA
Samuel W. McNabbLos Angeles, CA1939-40Chicago, IL
B. Loring YoungBoston, MA1940-41Boston, MA
Edwin J. CoveyWashington DC1941-42New Orleans, LA
Irwin KurtzNew York, NY1942-44*Toledo, OH (1944)
Estes SnedecorPortland, OR1944-46*Richmond, VA (1946)
*No Annual Meeting held in 1943 or 1945 due to wartime restrictions
Edmond E. TalbotNew Orleans, LA1946-47Sandusky, OH
Wallace StreeterChicago, IL1947-48Hot Springs, AR
William B. WoodsCleveland, OH1948-49Philadelphia, PA
L. Leroy DeiningerPhiladelphia, PA1949-50Tulsa, OK
Maurice F. EllisonTulsa, OK1950-51Detroit, MI
Herbert M. BierceWinona, MN1951-52Birmingham, AL
Stephen B. ColemanBirmingham, AL1952-53Edgewater Park, MS
Walter I. McKenzieDetroit, MI1953-54Milwaukee, WI
Edward R. SloanTopeka, KS1954-55Washington DC
Charles H. WeelansTrenton, NJ1955-56Miami, FL
Lee CazortLittle Rock, AR1956-57Indianapolis, IN
Frank C. KniffinToledo, OH1957-58Seattle, WA
Van C. GriffinSeattle, WA1958-59Boston, MA
Reginald W. McDuffeeSavannah, GA1959-60Pittsburgh, PA
Joe D. HuffstutlerTyler, TX1960-61Dallas, TX
Theodore W. BatesLouisville, KY1961-62Chicago, IL
Herbert LoewenthalNew York, NY1962-63Atlanta, GA
Robert M. ErvinTallahassee, FL1963-64San Diego, CA
Stephen R. ChummersChicago, IL1964-65Detroit, MI
James E. McCartyMilwaukee, WI1965-66New Orleans, LA
Asa S. HerzogNew York, NY1966-67Washington DC
Russell L. HillerReading, PA1967-68Colorado Springs, CO
Daniel R. CowansSan Jose, CA1968-69San Juan, PR
Clive W. BareKnoxville, TN1969-70Ottawa, CN
William J. O’NeillCleveland, OH1970-71Seattle, WA
Saul SeidmanHartford, CT1971-72Boston, MA
W. Homer DrakeAtlanta, GA1972-73Atlanta, GA
*Joe LeeLexington, KY1973-74San Francisco, CA
Robert MortonWichita, KS1974-75Houston, TX
John T. Copenhaver, Jr.Charleston, WV1975-76Washington DC
*Conrad K. CyrBangor, ME1976-77Quebec City, Canada
David A. KlineOklahoma City, OK1977-78Dallas, TX
Gene E. BrooksEvansville, IN1978-79Scottsdale, AZ
William W. ThinnesCedar Rapids, IA1979-80Maui, HI
Robert L. HughesOakland, CA1980-81Detroit, MI
Dean M. GandyDallas, TX1981-82Savannah, GA
Richard L. MerrickChicago, IL1982-83Denver, CO
*Hal J. Bonney, Jr.Norfolk, VA1983-84Orlando, FL
Beryl E. McGuireBuffalo, NY1984-85Scottsdale, AZ
*Ralph H. KelleyChattanooga, TN1985-86Nashville, TN
*T. Harley KingsmillNew Orleans, LA1986-87New Orleans, LA
*William E. AndersonNorfolk, VA1987-88San Diego, CA
George C. Paine, IINashville, TN1988-89Boston, MA
Charles N. ClevertMilwaukee, WI1989-90Chicago, IL
Joseph L. CosettiPittsburgh, PA1990-91San Francisco, CA
*Paul MannesRockville, MD1991-92San Antonio, TX
*Glen E. ClarkSalt Lake City, UT1992-93Orlando, FL
David Houston IIIAberdeen, MS1993-94Toronto, CN
Louise DeCarl AdlerSan Diego, CA1994-95New Orleans, LA
Robert D. MartinMadison, WI1995-96San Diego, CA
*Frank W. KogerKansas City, MO1996-97Philadelphia, PA
Robert F. Hershner, Jr.Macon, GA1997-98Dallas, TX
Randall J. NewsomeOakland, CA1998-99San Francisco, CA
Mary Davies ScottLittle Rock, AR1999-2000Boston, MA
A. Thomas SmallRaleigh, NC2000-01Orlando, FL
Judith FitzgeraldPittsburgh, PA2001-02Chicago, IL
James D. GreggGrand Rapids, MI2002-03San Diego, CA
Mark B. McFeeleyAlbuquerque, NM2003-04Nashville, TN
David H. AdamsNorfolk, VA2004-05San Antonio, TX
Charles CasePhoenix, AZ2005-06San Francisco, CA
Jeffery P. HopkinsCincinnati, OH2006-07Orlando, FL
Thomas B. BennettBirmingham, AL2007-08Phoenix, AZ
Gregg W. ZiveReno, NV2008-09Las Vegas, NV
Barbara J. HouserDallas, TX2009 – 2010New Orleans, LA
Randall L. DunnPortland, OR2010 – 2011Tampa, FL
Joan N. FeeneyBoston, MA2011 – 2012San Diego, CA
C. Ray MullinsAtlanta, GA2012 – 2013Atlanta, GA
Eugene R WedoffChicago, IL2013-2014Chicago, Il
Robert E. NugentWichita, KS2014-2015Miami Beach, FL
Mary Grace DiehlAtlanta, GA2015-2016San Francisco, CA
Mary F. WalrathWilmington, DE2016-2017Las Vegas, NV
Michael RomeroDenver, CO2017-2018San Antonio, TX
John WaitesColumbia, SC2018-2019Washington, DC
Laurel IsicoffMiami, FL2019-2020San Diego – Cancelled
Frank BaileyBoston, MA2020-2021Indianapolis, IN
Deborah ThorneChicago, IL2021-2022Orlando, FL
Daniel CollinsPhoenix, AZ2022-2023Austin, TX
Cynthia NortonKansas City, MO2023-2024Seattle, WA
Janet BaerChicago, IL2024-2025Chicago, IL