Record of Conventions and Officers

1st – June 1910 – Harrisburg, PA

  • Board Chair: P.M. Bikle
  • Vice President: L.H. Schuh
  • Secretary: F.B. Sawvell

2nd – April 1911 – Gettysburg, PA

  • Board Chair: J.A. Haas
  • Secretary: E.P. Manhart

3rd – December 1912 – Springfield, OH

  • Board Chair: C.G. Heckert
  • Secretary: C.T. Benze
  • Treasurer: Pof. Martzoff

4th – January 1916 – Maywood, IL

  • Board Chair: J. Henry Harms
  • Vice President: G.A. Andreen
  • Secretary: H.D. Hoover
  • Treasurer: Otto Mees

5th – January 1917 – No records available

6th – January 1918 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: G.A. Andreen
  • Secretary: H.D. Hoover
  • Treasurer: J. Stump

7th – January 1919 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: W.A. Granville
  • Vice President: L.A. Vigness
  • Secretary: H.D. Hoover
  • Treasurer: J. Stump

8th – January 1920 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: L.A. Vigness
  • Vice President: E.F. Pihlbald
  • Secretary: H.D. Hoover
  • Treasurer: J. Stump

9th – January 1921 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: E.E. Stauffer
  • Vice President: H.W. Elson
  • Secretary: H.D. Hoover
  • Treasurer: J.A. Aasgaard

10th – January 1922 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: H.D. Hoover
  • Vice President:
  • Secretary: R.E. Tulloss
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

11th – January 1923 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: Otto Mees
  • Vice President: H.D. Hoover
  • Secretary: R.E. Tulloss
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

12th – January 1924 – New York City, NY

  • Board Chair: J.F. Krueger
  • Vice President: J.A. Aasgaard
  • Secretary: R.E. Tulloss
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

13th – January 1925 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: L.W. Boe
  • Vice President: O.J.Johnson
  • Secretary: R.E. Tulloss
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

14th – January 1926 – New York City, NY

  • Board Chair: G.A. Andreen
  • Vice President: C.O. Solberg
  • Secretary: R.E. Tulloss
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

15th – January 1927 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: R.E. Tulloss
  • Vice President: E.F. Pihlbald
  • Secretary: H.F. Martin
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

16th – January 1928 – Atlantic City, NJ

  • Board Chair: E. F. Pihlbad
  • Vice President: J. N. Brown
  • Secretary: H.F. Martin
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

17th – January 1929 – Chattanooga, TN

  • Board Chair: J.N. Brown
  • Vice President: W.P. Hieronymous
  • Secretary: H.F. Martin
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

18th – March 1930 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: H.F. Martin
  • Vice President: G.A. Andreen
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

19th – January 1931 – Indianapolis, IN

  • Board Chair: H.F. Martin
  • Vice President: G.A. Andreen
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

20th – January 1932 – Cincinnati, OH

  • Board Chair: O.J. Johnson
  • Vice President: Otto Proehl
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

21st – January 1933 – Atlantic City, NJ

  • Board Chair: J.C.K. Preus
  • Vice President: Wm. Young
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

22nd – January 1934 – St. Louis, MO

  • Board Chair: Wm. Young
  • Vice President: C. Bergendoff
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

23rd – January 1935 – Atlanta, GA

  • Board Chair: Erland Nelson
  • Vice President: J. Wargelin
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

24th – January 1936 – New York City, NY

  • Board Chair: H.W.A. Hanson
  • Vice President: Arthur Walk
  • Secretary: J.C.K. Preus
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

25th – January 1937 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Conrad Bergendoff
  • Vice President: Mary Markley
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

26th – January 1938 – Chicago, IL

  • Board Chair: Chas. J. Smith
  • Vice President: C.M. Granskou
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

27th – January 1939 – Louisville, KY

  • Board Chair: C.M. Granskou
  • Vice President: E.J. Braulick
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

28th – January 1940 – Philadelphia, PA

  • Board Chair: E.J. Braulick
  • Vice President: J.C. Kinard
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold
  • Treasurer: H.J. Arnold

29th – June 1941 – Marion, VA

  • Board Chair: J.C. Kinard
  • Vice President: B.M. Christensen
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold

30th – January 1942 – Baltimore, MD

  • Board Chair: H.J. Arnold
  • Vice President: V.K. Nikander
  • Secretary: F.C. Wiegman

31st – January 1944 – Cincinnati, OH

  • Board Chair: H.J. Arnold
  • Vice President: J.C. Kinard
  • Secretary: F.C. Wiegman

32nd – January 1945 – Atlantic City, NJ

  • Board Chair: B.M. Christensen
  • Vice President: H.J. Arnold
  • Secretary: F.C. Wiegman

33rd – January 1946 – Cleveland, OH

  • Board Chair: C.G. Shatzer
  • Vice President: E. Lindquist
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold

34th – January 1947 – Boston, MA

  • Board Chair: E. Lindquist
  • Vice President: W.P. Hieronymous
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold

35th – January 1948 – Cincinnati, OH

  • Board Chair: W.P. Hieronymous
  • Vice President: T.F. Gullixon
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold

36th – January 1949 – New York City, NY

  • Board Chair: J.N. Brown
  • Vice President: H.L. Yochum
  • Secretary: H.J. Arnold

37th – January 1950 – Cincinnati, OH

  • Board Chair: H.L. Yochum
  • Vice President: L.M. Stavig
  • Secretary: W.F. Zimmerman

38th – January 1951 – Atlantic City, NJ

  • Board Chair: L. Tyson
  • Vice President: E.M. Carlson
  • Secretary: W.P. Hieronymous

39th – January 1952 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: E.M. Carlson
  • Vice President: R.E. Morton
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

40th – January 1953 – Los Angeles, CA

  • Board Chair: R.E. Morton
  • Vice President: C.H. Becker
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

41st – January 1954 – Cincinnati, OH

  • Board Chair: C.H. Becker
  • Vice President: V.R. Cromer
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

42nd – January 1955 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: V.R. Cromer
  • Vice President: O.P. Kretzmann
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

43rd – January 1956 – St. Louis, MO

  • Board Chair: O.P. Kretzmann
  • Vice President: C.C. Stoughton
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

44th – January 1957 – Philadelphia, PA

  • Board Chair: C.C. Stoughton
  • Vice President: E.B. Lawson
  • Secretary: Orville Dahl

45th – January 1958 – Miami, FL

  • Board Chair: E.B. Lawson
  • Vice President: J.W. Ylvisaker
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey

46th – January 1959 – Kansas City, MO

  • Board Chair: J.W. Ylvisaker
  • Vice President: M.J. Neeb
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey

47th – January 1960 – Boston, MA

  • Board Chair: M.J. Neeb
  • Vice President: L.M. Stavig
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey

48th – January 1961 – Denver, CO

  • Board Chair: L.M. Stavig
  • Vice President: H.S. Oberly
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: A. Barbara Wiegand

49th – January 1962 – Cleveland, OH

  • Board Chair: H.S. Oberly
  • Vice President: K.E. Mattson
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: A. Barbara Wiegand

50th – January 1963 – Atlantic City, NJ

  • Board Chair: K.E. Mattson
  • Vice President: A.O. Fuerbringer
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: A. Barbara Wiegand

51st – January 1964 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: A.O. Fuerbringer
  • Vice President: P.W. Dieckman
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: A. Barbara Wiegand

52nd – January 1965 – St. Louis, MO

  • Board Chair: P.W. Dieckman
  • Vice President: R.L. Mortvedt
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: Chas. H. Solem

53rd – January 1966 – Philadelphia, PA

  • Board Chair: R.L. Mortvedt
  • Vice President: A.N. Rognes
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: Chas. H. Solem

54th – January 1967 – Los Angeles, CA

  • Board Chair: A.N. Rognes
  • Vice President: E. Jensen
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: Chas. H. Solem

55th – January 1968 – Minneapolis, MN

  • Board Chair: E. Jensen
  • Vice President: Sidney A. Rand
  • Secretary: Gould Wickey
  • Treasurer: Howard Holcomb

56th – January 1969 – Pittsburgh, PA

  • Board Chair: Sidney A. Rand
  • Vice President: J.A.O. Preus
  • Secretary: Howard Holcomb

57th – January 1970 – Houston, TX

  • Board Chair: Albert G. Huegli
  • Vice President: Sigvald Fauske
  • Secretary: Howard Holcomb

58th – January 1971 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Albert G. Huegli
  • Vice President: Arther O. Davidson
  • Secretary: Howard Holcomb

59th – January 1972 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Arther O. Davidson
  • Vice President: Elwin D. Farwell
  • Secretary: Robert L. Anderson

60th – January 1973 – San Francisco, CA

  • Board Chair: Elwin D. Farwell
  • Vice President: Frank R. Barth
  • Secretary: Robert L. Anderson

61st – January 1974 – St. Louis, MO

  • Board Chair: Frank R. Barth
  • Vice President: Harvey A. Stegemoeller
  • Secretary: Robert L. Anderson

62nd – January 1975 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Harvey A. Stegemoeller
  • Vice President: Morris A. Anderson
  • Secretary: Robert L. Anderson

63rd – February 1976 – Philadelphia, PA

  • Board Chair: Morris A. Anderson
  • Vice President: Thomas H. Langevin
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

64th – February 1977 – New Orleans, LA

  • Board Chair: Thomas H. Langevin
  • Vice President: John H. Morey
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

65th – February 1978 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: John H. Morey
  • Vice President: Paul J. Dovre
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

66th – February 1979 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Paul J. Dovre
  • Vice President: Gerhardt W. Hyatt
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

67th – January 1980 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Gerhardt W. Hyatt
  • Vice President: Louis T. Almen
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

68th – February 1981 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Louis T. Almen
  • Vice President: Wiliam O. Rieke
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

69th – February 1982 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Wiliam O. Rieke
  • Vice President: Ralph C. Schultz
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

70th – February 1983 – Alexandria, VA

  • Board Chair: Ralph C. Schultz
  • Vice President: William A. Kinnison
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

71st – February 1984 – New Orleans, LA

  • Board Chair: William A. Kinnison
  • Vice President: William C. Nelsen
  • Secretary: J. Victor Hahn

72nd – February 1985 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: William C. Nelsen
  • Vice President: Ray F. Martens
  • Secretary: Arthur E. Puotinen

73rd – January 1986 – Scottsdale, AZ

  • Board Chair: Ray F. Martens
  • Vice President: Norman D. Fintel
  • Secretary: Arthur E. Puotinen

74th – January 1987 – Tarpon Springs, FL

  • Board Chair: Norman D. Fintel
  • Vice President: Robert L. Vogel
  • Secretary: Arthur E. Puotinen

75th – February 1988 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Robert L. Vogel
  • Vice President: R. John Buuck
  • Secretary: Arthur E. Puotinen

76th – January 1989 – Banff, AB (Canada)

  • Board Chair: R. John Buuck
  • Vice President: K. Glen Johnson
  • Secretary: Donald A. Stoike

77th – January 1990 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: K. Glen Johnson
  • Vice President: H. George Anderson
  • Secretary: Eugene L. Krentz

78th – February 1991 – San Antonio, TX

  • Board Chair: H. George Anderson
  • Vice President: Carl L. Hansen
  • Secretary: Eugene L. Krentz

79th – February 1992 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Carl L. Hansen
  • Vice President: Eugene L. Krentz
  • Secretary: Melvin Geoge

80th – February 1993 – Marco Island, FL

  • Board Chair: Eugene L. Krentz
  • Vice President: Melvin George
  • Secretary: Josiah Blackmore

81st – January 1994 – Vancouver, BC (Canada)

  • Board Chair: Josiah H. Blackmore
  • Vice President: Myrvin F. Christopherson
  • Secretary: Orville Walz

82nd – February 1995 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Myrvin F. Christopherson
  • Vice President: Orville C. Walz
  • Secretary: Arthur E. Puotinen

83rd – February 1996 – Newport Beach, CA

  • Board Chair: Orville C. Walz
  • Vice President: Luther S. Luedtke
  • Secretary: David Zersen

84th – February 1997 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Luther S. Luedtke
  • Vice President: David Zersen
  • Secretary: Ralph H. Wagoner

85th – February 1998 – Charleston, SC

  • Board Chair: David Zersen
  • Vice President: Ralph H. Wagoner
  • Secretary: Alan F. Harre

86th – February 1999 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Ralph H. Wagoner
  • Vice President: Alan F. Harre
  • Secretary: Charles E. Schlimpert

87th – February 2000 – Scottsdale, AZ

  • Board Chair: Alan F. Harre
  • Vice President: Charles Schlimpert
  • Secretary: Jon Moline

88th – February 2001 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Charles Schlimpert
  • Vice President: Jon Moline
  • Secretary: Richard Kraemer

89th – February 2002 – Mission Valley, CA

  • Board Chair: Charles Schlimpert
  • Vice President: Jon Moline
  • Secretary: Richard Kraemer

90th – February 2003 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Jon Moline
  • Vice President: Richard Kraemer
  • Secretary: George Heider

91st – February 2004 – Vancouver, BC

  • Board Chair: Richard Kraemer
  • Vice President: George Heider
  • Secretary: Patrick T. Ferry

92nd – February 2005 – Washington, D.C.

  • Board Chair: Patrick T. Ferry
  • Vice President: Jack Ohle
  • Secretary: Richard Torgerson

93rd – February 2006 – Scottsdale, AZ

  • Board Chair: Patrick T. Ferry
  • Vice President: Jack Ohle
  • Secretary: Richard Torgerson

94th – February 2007 – Amelia Island, FL

  • Board Chair: Jack Ohle
  • Vice President: Richard Torgerson
  • Secretary: Thomas Cedel

95th – February 2008 – San Antonio, TX

  • Board Chair: Richard Torgerson
  • Vice President: Thomas Cedel
  • Secretary: Richard Hanson

96th – February 2009 – Savannah, GA

  • Board Chair: Thomas Cedel
  • Vice President: Richard Hanson
  • Secretary: Brian Friedrich

97th – February 2010 – San Destin, FL

  • Board Chair: Richard Hanson/Brian Friedrich
  • Vice President: Brian Friedrich
  • Secretary: Jay Lemons

98th – February 2011 – San Diego, CA

  • Board Chair: Brian Friedrich
  • Vice President: Jay Lemons
  • Secretary: John Johnson

99th – February 2012 – New Orleans, LA

  • Board Chair: Jay Lemons
  • Vice President: John Johnson
  • Secretary: Mark Erickson
 
 
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