Officers
of the
Association of Pacific Coast Geographers
1935 - 2013

1935-36
President: Otis W. Freeman, Eastern Washington College of Education, Cheney, WA
Vice-president: George C. Kimber, Sacramento Junior College, Sacramento, CA
Secretary-Treasurer: Willis B. Merriam, University of Washington

1936-37
President: Howard H. Martin, University of Washington
Vice-president: Walter Redford, Southern Oregon Normal School, Ashland, OR
Secretary-Treasurer: Hallock F. Raup, University of California, Los Angeles

1937-38
President: George M. McBride, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: John B. Leighly, University of California, Berkeley
Secretary-Treasurer: Hallock F. Raup, University of California, Los Angeles

1938-39
President: John B. Leighly, University of California, Berkeley
Vice-president: Frances M. Earle, University of Washington
Secretary-Treasurer: Peveril Meigs III, Chico State College, Chico, CA

1939-40
President: Peveril Meigs III, Chico State College, Chico, CA
Vice-president: Forrest Shreve, Desert Laboratory, Carnegie Institution, Tucson, AZ
Secretary-Treasurer: Frances M. Earle, University of Washington

1940-41
President: Frances M. Earle, University of Washington
Vice-president: J.O.M. Broek, University of California, Berkeley
Secretary-Treasurer: Joeseph E. Williams, San Francisco State College

1941-42
President: Forrest Shreve, Desert Laboratory, Carnegie Institution, Tucson, AZ
Vice-president: Elliot G. Mears, Stanford University
Secretary-Treasurer: Willis H. Miller, California State Planning Board, Sacramento, CA

1942-45
President: Elliot G. Mears, Stanford University (died in office)
Vice-president: John B. Appleton, Northwest Regional Council
Secretary-Treasurer: J.W. Hoover, Tempe State College, Tempe, AZ (resigned)
Secretary-Treasurer: Hallock F. Raup, U.S. Board of Geographic Names

Note: No meetings were held during World War II
1946
President: John B. Appleton, State Department, Washington, D.C.
Vice-president: Howard H. Martin, University of Washington
Secretary-Treasurer: Hallock F. Raup, Kent State University

1946-47
President: Phil E. Church, University of Washington
Vice-president: Warren D. Smith, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: Otis W. Freeman, Eastern Washington College of Education, Cheney

1947-48
President: Harold Hoffmeister, University of Colorado
Vice-president: R.M. Shaw, Central Washington College of Education, Ellensburg
Secretary-Treasurer: Otis W. Freeman, Eastern Washington College of Education

1948-49
President: Ruth E. Baugh, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: John E. Kesseli, University of California, Berkeley
Secretary-Treasurer: V. Calvin McKim, Fresno State College, Fresno, CA

1949-50
President: John E. Kesseli, University of California, Berkeley
Vice-president: J. Lewis Robinson, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
Secretary-Treasurer: V. Calvin McKim, Fresno State College, Fresno, CA

1950-51
President: J. Lewis Robinson, University of British Columbia
Vice-president: Samuel N. Dicken, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: Francis J. Schadegg, Eastern Washington College of Education

1951-52
President: Samuel N. Dicken, University of Oregon
Vice-president: Robert M. Glendinning, University of California, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Francis J. Schadegg, Eastern Washington College of Education

1952-53
President: William A. Rockie, Soil Conservation Service, Portland, OR
Vice-president: vacant
Secretary-Treasurer: Francis J. Schadegg, Eastern Washington College of Education

1953-54
President: James J. Parsons, University of California, Berkeley
Vice-president: H. Bowman Hawkes, University of Utah
Secretary-Treasurer: Francis J. Schadegg, Eastern Washington College of Education

1954-55
President: C. Langdon White, Stanford University
Vice-president: J. Granville Jensen, Oregon State College, Corvallis, OR
Secretary-Treasurer: Howard J. Critchfield, Western Washington College of Education, Bellingham, WA

1955-56
President: H. Bowman Hawkes, University of Utah
Vice-president: J. Ross Mackay, University of British Columbia
Secretary-Treasurer: Howard J. Critchfield, Western Washington College of Education

1956-57
President: H. Louis Kostenick, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: John C. Sherman, University of Washington
Secretary-Treasurer: Willis B. Merriam., Washington State College, Pullman, WA

1957-58
President: J. Granville Jensen, Oregon State College, Corvallis, OR
Vice-president: John W. Reith, University of Southern California
Secretary-Treasurer: Willis B. Merriam, Washington State College, Pullman, WA

1958-59
President: Francis J. Schadegg, Eastern Washington College of Education, Cheney
Vice-president: Howard F. Gregor, San Jose State College, San Jose, CA
Secretary-Treasurer: Paul F. Griffin, Stanford University

1959-60
President: Howard F. Gregor, San Jose State College. San Jose, CA
Vice-president: John Dart, Portland State College, Portland, OR
Secretary-Treasurer: Paul F. Griffin, Stanford University

1960-61
President: Marion E. Marts, University of Washington
Vice-president: Edward T. Price, Los Angeles State College
Secretary-Treasurer: Dale E. Courtney, Portland State College, Portland, OR

1961-62
President: Benjamin E. Thomas, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: Harry Caldwell, University of Idaho
Secretary-Treasurer: Dale E. Courtney, Portland State College, Portland, OR

1962-63
President: Edward T. Price, Los Angeles State College
Vice-president: Chester F. Cole, Fresno State College, Fresno, CA
Secretary-Treasurer: Dale E. Courtney, Portland State College, Portland, OR

1963-64
President: Chester F. Cole, Fresno State College
Vice-president: Richard M. Highsmith, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
Secretary-Treasurer: Dale E. Courtney, Portland State College, Portland, OR

1964-65
President: Richard M. Highsmith, Oregon State University
Vice-president: John F. Gaines, California State College, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert L. Monahan, Western Washington State College, Bellingham, WA

1965-66
President: Homer Aschmann, University of California, Riverside
Vice-president: Robert A. Kennelly, California State College, Long Beach
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert L. Monahan, Western Washington State College

1966-67
President: Dale E. Courtney, Portland State College
Vice-president: Clyde P. Patton, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: Fritz L. Kramer, Portland State College

1967-68
President: Clyde P. Patton, University of Oregon
Vice-president: Tom L. McKnight, University of California, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Fritz L. Kramer, Portland State College

1968-69
President: Tom L. McKnight, University of California., Los Angeles
Vice-president: Martin R. Kaatz, Central Washington State College, Ellensburg, WA
Secretary-Treasurer: James G. Ashbaugh, Portland State College

1969-70
President: Martin R. Kaatz, Central Washington State College
Vice-president: Bryan R. Farrell, University of Victoria, British Columbia
Secretary-Treasurer: James G. Ashbaugh, Portland State College

1970-71
President: Daniel B. Luten, University of California, Berkeley
Vice-president: Everett G. Smith, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: James G. Ashbaugh, Portland State College

1971-72
President: Dan Stanislawski, University of Arizona
Vice-president: Howard J. Nelson, University of California, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Arthur D. Earick, California State University, Fullerton

1972-73
President: Howard J. Nelson, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: Philip L. Wagner, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.
Secretary-Treasurer: Arthur D. Earick, California State University, Fullerton

1973-74
President: Philip L. Wagner, Simon Fraser University
Vice-president: R.W. Durrenberger, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Secretary-Treasurer: Arthur D. Earick, California State University, Fullerton

1974-75
President: R. W. Durrenberger, Arizona State University
Vice-president: Chris Field, University of Montana
Secretary-Treasurer: Arthur D. Earick, California State University, Fullerton

1975-76
President: Chris Field, University of Montana
Vice-president: Michael P, McIntyre, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
Secretary-Treasurer: John F. Gaines, California State University, Northridge, CA

1976-77
President: Michael P. McIntyre, San Jose State University
Vice-president: William L, Thomas, California State University, Hayward
Secretary-Treasurer: John F. Gaines, Calfornia State University, Northridge

1977-78
President: William L. Thomas, California State University, Hayward
Vice-president: Arnold Court, California State University, Northridge
Secretary-Treasurer: Margaret E. Trussell, California State University, Chico

1978-79
President: Arnold Court, California State University, Northridge
Vice-president: Alvin W. Urquhart, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: Margaret E. Trussell, California State University, Chico

1979-80
President: Alvin W. Urquhart, University of Oregon
Vice-president: David W. Lantis, California Sate University, Chico
Secretary-Treasurer: Margaret E. Trussell, Calfornia State University, Chico

1980-81
President: David W. Lantis, California State University, Chico
Vice-president: Gary Dunbar, University of California, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Gary A. Klee, San Jose State University

1981-82
President: Gary Dunbar, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: Larry R. Ford, San Diego State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Gary A. Klee, San Jose State University

1982-83
President: Larry R. Ford, San Diego State University
Vice-president: Earl W. Kersten, University of Nevada, Reno
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno

1983-84
President: Earl W. Kersten, University of Nevada, Reno
Vice-president: Larry W. Price, Portland State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno

1984-85
President: Larry W. Price, Portland State University
Vice-president: Margaret E. Trussell, California State University, Chico
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno

1985-86
President: Margaret E. Trussell, California State University, Chico
Vice-president: Lay J. Gibson, University of Arizona
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Navada, Reno

1986-87
President: Lay J. Gibson, University of Arizona
Vice-president: William G. Loy, University of Oregon
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno

1987-88
President: William G. Loy, University of Oregon
Vice-president: Rodney Steiner, California State University, Long Beach
Secretary-Treasurer: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno

1988-89
President: Rodney Steiner, California State University, Long Beach
Vice-president: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno
Secretary-Treasurer: Steven R. Kale, Oregon State University

1989-90
President: Terrill J. Kramer, University of Nevada, Reno
Vice-president: Philip R. Pryde, San Diego State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Steven R. Kale, Oregon State University

1990-91
President: Philip R. Pryde, San Diego State University
Vice-president: James W. Scott, Western Washington University
Secretary-Treasurer: Nancy Wilkinson, San Francisco State University

1991-92
President: James W. Scott, Western Washington University
Vice-president: Lester B. Rowntree, San Jose State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Nancy Wilkinson, San Francisco State University

1992-93
President: Lester B. Rowntree, San Jose State University
Vice-president: William K. Crowley, Sonoma State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Alan A. Lew, Northern Arizona University

1993-94
President: William K. Crowley, Sonoma State University
Vice-president: Elizabeth K. Burns. Arizona State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Alan A. Lew, Northern Arizona University

1994-95
President: Elizabeth K. Burns, Arizona State University
Vice-president: Elliot G. McIntire, California State University, Northridge
Secretary-Treasurer: Alan A. Lew, Northern Arizona University

1995-96
President: Elliot G. McIntire, California State University, Northridge
Vice-president: Joan Clemons, University of California, Los Angeles
Secretary-Treasurer: Alan A. Lew, Northern Arizona University

1996-97
President: Joan Clemons, University of California, Los Angeles
Vice-president: Daniel D. Arreola, Arizona State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

1997-98
President: Daniel D. Arreola, Arizona State University
Vice-president: Robin E. Datel, University of Caliofornia, Davis
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

1998-99
President: Robin E. Datel, University of California, Davis
Vice-president: Christine B. Kennedy, Northern Arizona University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

1999-00
President: Christine B. Kennedy, Northern Arizona University
Vice-president: Roger W. Pearson, University of Alaska (retired) & Institute of the North
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2000-01
President: Roger W. Pearson, University of Alaska (retired) & Institute of the North
Vice-president: Nancy L. Wilkinson, San Francisco State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2001-02
President: Nancy L. Wilkinson, San Francisco State University
Vice-president: Teresa L. Bulman, Portland State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2002-03
President: Teresa L. Bulman, Portland State University
Vice-president: David A. Plane, University of Arizona
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2003-04
President: David A. Plane, University of Arizona
Vice-president: James Allen, California State University, Northridge
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2004-05
President: James Allen, California State University, Northridge
Vice-president: Jenny Zorn, California State University, San Bernardino
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2005-06
President: Jenny Zorn, California State University, San Bernardino
Vice-president: Kate Berry, University of Nevada, Reno
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2006-07
President: Kate Berry, University of Nevada, Reno
Vice-president: Darrick Danta, California State University, Northridge
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2007-08
President: Darrick Danta, California State University, Northridge
Vice-president: Stuart Aitken, San Diego State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2008-09
President: Stuart Aitken, San Diego State University
Vice-president: Dorothy Freidel, Sonoma State University
Secretary-Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2009-10
President: Dorothy Freidel, Sonoma State University
Vice-president: Martha Henderson, The Evergreen State College
Secretary: Vicki Drake, Santa Monica College
Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento
2010-11
President: Martha Henderson, The Evergreen State College 
Vice-president: James R. Keese, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Secretary: Vicki Drake, Santa Monica College
Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento
2011-12
President: James R. Keese, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Vice-president: Michael Schmandt, California State University, Sacramento
Secretary: Vicki Drake, Santa Monica College
Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento

2012-13
President: Michael Schmandt, California State University, Sacramento
Vice-president: Sriram Khé, Western Oregon University
Secretary: Vicki Drake, Santa Monica College
Treasurer: Robert T. Richardson, California State University, Sacramento
Thanks to Jim Scott, APCG Archivist, past President, past Yearbook editor, and more, for providing this information up through 1999.
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