Past Presidents

IFT Past Presidents

IFT would not be the organization it is today without the thoughtful leadership generously provided by IFT’s dedicated and passionate past presidents.

2020-2021; Noel Anderson

2019–2020: Pam Coleman
2018–2019: Michele H. Perchonok
2017–2018: Cindy Stewart
2016–2017: John Coupland
2015–2016: Colin Dennis
2014–2015: Mary Ellen Camire
2013–2014: Janet Collins
2012–2013: John Ruff
2011–2012: Roger A. Clemens
2010–2011: Robert B. Gravani

2009–2010: Marianne Gillette
2008–2009: Sheri Schellhaass
2007–2008: John Floros
2006–2007: Dennis Heldman
2005–2006: Margaret Lawson
2004–2005: Herbert Stone
2003–2004: C. Ann Hollingsworth*
2002–2003: Mark R. McLellan
2001–2002: Philip Nelson
2000–2001: Mary K. Schmidl

*deceased past presidents


1999–2000: Charles H. Manley
1998–1999: Bruce H. Stillings
1997–1998: Mary K. Wagner
1996–1997: Robert E. Smith
1995–1996: Frank F. Busta
1994–1995: Roy G. Arnold*
1993–1994: Al S. Clausi
1992–1993: David R. Lineback
1991–1992: John H. Litchfield
1990–1991: Daryl B. Lund

*deceased past presidents


1989–1990: Paul F. Hopper*
1988–1989: Theodore P. Labuza
1987–1988: Roy E. Morse*
1986–1987: John J. Powers*
1985–1986: Charles J. Bates*
1984–1985: Bernard J. Liska*
1983–1984: Gilbert A. Leveille*
1982–1983: Owen R. Fennema*
1981–1982: Arthur T. Schramm*
1980–1981: Frederick J. Francis*

*deceased past presidents


1979–1980: Walter L. Clark*
1978–1979: Bernard S. Schweigert*
1977–1978: Howard E. Bauman*
1976–1977: John C. Ayres*
1975–1976: Ernest J. Briskey*
1974–1975: Charles F. Niven Jr.*
1973–1974: Reid T. Milner*
1972–1973: Ben F. Buchanan*
1971–1972: Richard L. Hall*
1970–1971: Hans Lineweaver*

*deceased past presidents


1969–1970: Herbert E. Robinson*
1968–1969: Bernard L. Oser*
1967–1968: George F. Stewart*
1966–1967: John H. Nair*
1965–1966: Maynard A. Joslyn*
1964–1965: Charles T. Townsend*
1963–1964: C. Olin Ball*
1962–1963: John M. Jackson*
1961–1962: Harold W. Schultz*
1960–1961: Irmi J. Hutchings*

*deceased past presidents


1959–1960: Ray B. Wakefield*
1958–1959: Aksel G. Olsen*
1957–1958: Emil M. Mrak*
1956–1957: George F. Garnatz*
1955–1956: LaVerne E. Cilfcorn*
1954–1955: Phillip K. Bates*
1953–1954: Berton S. Clark*
1952–1953: Bernard E. Proctor*
1951–1952: Charles N. Frey*
1950–1951: Paul F. Sharp*

*deceased past presidents


1949–1950: Carl R. Fellers*
1948–1949: H.C. Diehl*
1947–1948: George J. Hucker*
1946–1947: Ellery H. Harvey*
1945–1946: Fred W. Tanner*
1944–1945: Fred C. Blanck*
1943–1944: William V. Cruess*
1942–1943: Roy C. Newton*
1941–1942: Laurence B. Burton*
1939–1941: Samuel Cate Prescott* (served a two-year term)

*deceased past presidents