Alumni Council Presidents

The Alumni Association dates to the 1870s, and the Alumni Council was formed to coordinate alumni service to the University in 1915.

We thank these men and women who have led the Alumni Council since its founding.

1915            H. W. Forbes '98
1916            J. C. Dolan '96
1920            William Trench '13
1922            Williston Manley '88
1923            R. C. Ellsworth '95
1928            Homer Vilas '13
1935            Edward B. Wilson '12
1936-38       L. L. Heaton '05
1939            Herbert A. Vance '24
1940            Clarence Welch '12
1941            Morris Babcock '17
1942            Fred Lightfoot '27
1943            William R. Gaus '15
1944-46       Newton Millham '31
1946            Clarence Plantz '21
1947            Graham Thomson '41
1949            Fred Young '27
1950            John Dewell '24
1951            Foster Brown '30
1952            Garth Shoemaker '35
1953            Bertil Dahlstrom '23
1954-56       Charles Deal '28
1956-58       Leland Lyons '30
1958-60       Edward Crawford '35
1960-62       Al Viebranz '42
1962-64       Garth Kauffman '44
1964-66       Walter Hahn '41
1966-68       Janet Nevins Young '51
1968-70       Roger Pihl '48
1970-72       William Davis '50
1972-74       Lloyd Cox '52
1974-76       Dexter Ford '39
1976-78       Helen Aitchison Ellison '45
1978-80       Nancy VanVoorhis Brush '53
1980-82       Vince Cashman '55
1982-84       James Benedict '71
1984-86       Richard Brush '52
1986-88       Ruth Carling Budlong '59
1988-90       Humphrey Tyler '69
1990-92       William Bigelow '59
1992-94       John Finley '71
1994-96       Robert Jay Frank '67
1996-98       Kelly McCarthy '86
1998-2000   Douglas M. Brown '63
2000-02       Jonathan Wheeler '80
2002-04       Joseph P. Richardson '63
2004-06       Jeffrey D. Honeywell '80
2006-08       Alexandra Kirby Taylor '89
2008-10       Ken Polk '91
2010-12       Deena Giltz McCullough '84
2012-14       Stephen Todd '92
2014-16       Edward J. Forbes '02