Past Heads

The division is grateful for the many leaders who have assumed the role of division head in the past 50 years. You can view this list of heads, plus a list of past editors, in PRD Heads & Eds: The First Half-Century (PDF).

2015-16 Head 47 Tiffany Gallicano University of Oregon
2014-15 Head 46 Denise Bortree Pennsylvania State
2013-14 Head 45 Natalie Tindall Georgia State
2012-13 Head 44 Susan Grantham Hartford-Connecticut
2011-12 Head 43 Heidi Hatfield Edwards Florida Institute of Technology
2010-11 Head 42 Colleen Connolly-Ahern Pennsylvania State
2009-10 Head 41 Patricia Swann Utica-New York
2008-09 Head 40 Susan Gonder Southeast Missouri
2007-08 Head 39 Michael Parkinson Texas Tech
2006-07 Head 38 Bonita “Bonnie” Neff Valparaiso-Indiana (Indiana-NW)
2005-06 Head 37 Charles “Chuck” Lubbers South Dakota
2004-05 Head 36 Teresa Mastin Michigan State (DePaul)
2003-04 Head 35 Patricia Curtin North Carolina-Chapel Hill (Oregon)
2002-03 Head 34 Ken Plowman Brigham Young-Utah
2001-02 Head 33 William Thompson Louisville-Kentucky
2000-01 Head 32 Pamela Bourland-Davis Georgia Southern
1999-00 Head 31 Barbara DeSanto Oklahoma State (Kansas State)
1998-99 Head 30 Susan Dimmick Tennessee
1997-98 Head 29 William C. “Bill” Adams Florida International
1996-97 Head 28 Don Stacks Miami-Florida
1995-96 Head 27 Carolyn Cline Southern California
1994-95 Head 26 Richard Alan Nelson Louisiana State
1993-94 Head 25 Maria Russell Syracuse-New York
1992-93 Head 24 Dean Kruckeberg Northern Iowa (NC-Charlotte)
1991-92 Head 23 Shirley Ramsey Oklahoma
1990-91 Head 22 Todd Hunt Rutgers-New Jersey
1989-90 Head 21 Larissa “Lauri” Gruni Maryland
1988-89 Head 20 John Pavlik Columbia-New York (Rutgers)
1987-88 Head 19 Elizabeth “Liz” Toth Syracuse (Maryland)
1986-87 Head 18 Judy VanSlyke Turk Oklahoma (Virginia Commonwealth)
1985-86 Head 17 Mark McElreath Towson State-Maryland
1984-85 Head 16 Linda Scanlan Norfolk State-Virginia
1983-84 Head 15 Norman Nager California State-Fullerton
1982-83 Head 14 Frank Kalupa Georgia (San Francisco Academy)
1981-82 Head 13 Donald K. Wright South Alabama (Boston)
1980-81 Head 12 Dennis Wilcox San Jose State
1979-80 Head 11 Michael Hesse Alabama (Eastern Kentucky)
1978-79 Head 10 James Grunig Maryland
1977-78 Head 9 Frederick C. Whitney San Diego State
1976-77 Head 8 Carol Oukrop Kansas State
1975-76 Head 7 William B. Toran Ohio State
1974-75 Head 6 Douglas Ann Newsom Texas Christian
1972-74 Head 5 H. Frazier Moore Georgia
1971-72 Head 4 Hunter P. McCarney West Virginia
1969-71 Head 3 William S. Caldwell Southern California
1967-69 Head 2 Ernest F. Andrew Iowa (Syracuse)
1965-67 Head 1 James R. Young West Virginia