Officer's History
Past National Presidents
1959-1961     Archie Jones *
1961-1962     Elwood Keister *
1962-1964     Warner Imig *
1964-1966     J. Clark Rhodes *
1966-1968     Harold Decker *
1968-1970     Theron Kirk *
1970-1972     Charles C. Hirt *
1972-1974     Morris D. Hayes *
1974-1977     Russell Mathis
1977-1979     Walter Collins *
1979-1981     H. Royce Saltzman
1981-1983     Colleen Kirk
 1983-1985     Maurice Casey
1985-1987     Hugh Sanders *
1987-1989     David Thorsen
1989-1991     Diana J. Leland
1991-1993     William Hatcher
1993-1995     John Haberlen
1995-1997     Lynn Whitten
1997-1999     James A. Moore
1999-2001     Milburn Price
2001-2003     David Stutzenberger
2003-2005     Mitzi Groom
2005-2007     Michele Holt 
2007-2009     Hilary Apfelstadt
2009-2011     Jerry McCoy
2011-2013     Jo-Michael Scheibe


Executive Directors

R. Wayne Hugoboom * (1959-1977)
Gene Brooks * (1977-2007)
Jerry Warren (interim 2007-2008)
Tim Sharp (2008- )
Steve Curtis (interim, 2013)
(* indicates deceased)

ACDA National Treasurers

1959-1960     Earl Willhoite
1960-1961     Elwood Keister
1961-1962     David Davenport
1962-1964     J. Clark Rhodes
1964-1974     Harvey Maier
1974-1977     Gene Brooks
1977-1981     Philip Mark
1981-1985     Julie Morgan
1985-1989     Robert Snyder
1989-1997     Elaine McNamara
1997-2005     Maxine Asselin
2005- 2009    Julie Morgan
2009-             JoAnn Miller

(Pictured above from left to right:
ACDA National Past Presidents Theron Kirk, H. Royce Saltzman, Morris D. Hayes, Elwood Keister, Colleen Kirk, Walter Collins, Russell Mathis, Harold Decker, and Warner Imig at the May 1987 Archives Dedication.)