Past Presidents

The following individuals have helped to shape and guide our organization to what it is today. We are indebted to their leadership and willingness to serve our profession.

1939-1941 Kathleen Olding*
1941-1942 Veda T. Haughey
1942-1943 Kathryn Shellhorn
1943-1944 Martha S. Reilly
1944-1945 Lililllian E. Page
1945-1946 Carol Mitchelson
1946-1947 Francis Janda
1947-1948 Marjorie G. Abel
1948-1949 Helen McGill
1949-1950 Lorene G. Kulas
1950-1951 Mary L. Ching
1951-1952 Elsie M. Boatman
1952-1953 Ruth T. Schultz
1953-1954 Shizuko H. Miyamoto
1954-1955 Ruth R. Cabral
1955-1957 Virginia T. Cooksey*
1957-1958 Juliet L. Tong
1958-1959 Kimiko H. Higa
1959-1960 Nobuko S. Toyama
1960-1961 Yoko T. Yamauchi
1961-1962 Carey D. Miller
1962-1963 Matsuko K. Kawaharada
1963-1964 Nancy K. Shiraki
1964-1965 Katherine B. Gruelle
1965-1966 Edna K. Ishii
1966-1967 Flora L. Thong
1967-1968 Lorene G. Kulas
1968-1970 Lilllian E. Page*
1970-1971 Betty K. Wall
1971-1972 Nao S. Wenkam
1972-1973 Claire H. Hughes
1973-1974 Alice S. Matsuno
1974-1975 Irene K. McCallin
1975-1976 Mary Jane M. Swenson
1976-1977 June P. Palacio
1977-1978 Alma P. O’Day
1978-1979 Buena P. Council
1979-1980 Matsuko K. Kawaharada
1980-1982 Reiko Maeda*
1982-1983 Sheila Beckham
1983-1984 Rachel K. Johnson
1984-1985 Janice B. Hickson
1985-1986 Gladys F. Sato
1986-1987 Margie Cho Sue
1987-1988 Carol J. Boushey
1988-1989 Jane N. Umeda
1989-1990 Judith Z. Walker
1990-1991 Patricia S.Yogi
1991-1992 Eva M. Young
1992-1993 Jean H. Hankin
1993-1994 Maureen C. Thiele
1994-1995 F. Scott Carter
1995-1997 Deanna D. Nakamura*
1997-1998 Carol H.Young
1998-2000 Donna Ojiri*
2000-2001 Terri Fields-Hosler
2001-2002 Maria Cora Buno
2002-2003 Vivian Hutson
2003-2004 Joann H.Yasutake
2004-2005 Linda Rowbotham
2005-2006 Mae K. Isonaga
2006-2007 Sharon K. Odom
2007-2008 Sandra H. Nagareda
2008-2009 Kristine Cuthrell
2009-2010 Vicky Chaffin
2010-2011 Cyndy Kahalewale
2011-2012 Amy Tousman
2012-2013 Ann Ditzler
2013-2014 Sally Belles
2014-2015 Ruby Hayasaka
2015-2016 Justin Miyashiro
2016-2017 Nena Harrington