Past Presidents


  • 2020-2021: Mary O’Leary Wiley, Ph.D.
  • 2019-2020: Anneliese Singh 
  • 2018-2019: Ruth Fassinger
  • 2017-2018: Arpana Inman
  • 2016-2017: Martin Heesacker
  • 2015-2016: James W. Lichtenberg, ABPP
  • 2014-2015: Michael Mobley
  • 2013-2014: Sharon L. Bowman, ABPP
  • 2012-2013: Arthur M. “Andy” Horne
  • 2011-2012: Y. Barry Chung
  • 20102011: Tania Israel
  • 2010: John S. Westefeld, ABPP
  • 2009: Janet E. Helms
  • 2008: Linda M. Forrest
  • 2007: William Parham, ABPP
  • 2006: Roberta L. Nutt, ABPP
  • 2005: Puncky Paul Heppner
  • 2004: Derald Wing Sue
  • 2003: Louise Douce
  • 2002: Melba Vasquez, ABPP
  • 2001: Nadya Fouad, ABPP
  • 2000: Jean Carter
  • 1999: Rosie Phillips Bingham, ABPP
  • 1998: W. Bruce Walsh
  • 1997: Gerald L. Stone*
  • 1996: Dorothy D. Nevill
  • 1995: Kathleen L. Davis
  • 1994: Jo-Ida C. Hansen
  • 1993: Janice M. Birk
  • 1992: Bruce R. Fretz, ABPP*
  • 1991: Michael J. Patton*
  • 1990: Leo Goldman, ABPP*
  • 1989: Naomi M. Meara*
  • 1988: James C. Hurst*
  • 1987: Lawrence M. Brammer, ABPP*
  • 1986: George M. Gazda
  • 1985: Lyle D. Schmidt
  • 1984: Donald Zytowski, ABPP
  • 1983: Ursula Delworth, ABPP*
  • 1982: Henry Borow, ABPP*
  • 1981: Donald H. Blocher*
  • 1980: Allen E. Ivey, ABPP
  • 1979: Carl E. Thoreson
  • 1978: Samuel H. Osipow
  • 1977: Norman I. Kagan, ABPP*; Thomas M. Magoon* (Magoon was elected but did not serve.)
  • 1976: Roger A. Myers, ABPP*
  • 1975: John D. Krumboltz*
  • 1974: Barbara A. Kirk, ABPP*
  • 1973: John O. Crites, ABPP*
  • 1972: C. H. Patterson*
  • 1971: Arthur Brayfield*
  • 1970: John L. Holland*
  • 1969: John F. McGowan
  • 1968: Dorothy M. Clendenen*
  • 1967: William Cottle, ABPP*
  • 1966: David Tiedeman*
  • 1965: Frank Fletcher, ABPP*
  • 1964: Irwin Berg, ABPP*
  • 1963: Albert Thompson, ABPP*
  • 1962: Robert Waldrop, ABPP*
  • 1961: Harold Seashore, ABPP*
  • 1960: Leona Tyler, ABPP*
  • 1959: E. Joseph Shoben*
  • 1958: Ralph Berdie, ABPP*
  • 1957: Harold Pepinsky, ABPP*
  • 1956: Edward Bordin, ABPP*
  • 1955: Francis Robinson*
  • 1954: Milton Hahn, ABPP*
  • 1953: Mitchell Dreese, ABPP*
  • 1952: Donald Super, ABPP*
  • 1951: C. Gilbert Wrenn, ABPP*
  • 1950: John G. Darley, ABPP*
  • 1949: Hugh Bell, ABPP*
  • 1948: G. F. Kuder*
  • 1947: E.G. Williams, ABPP*
  • 1946: Organizational year. During the organizational year, E.G. Williamson and John G. Darley served as acting president and secretary, respectively.

* = Deceased

Dates are end-of-year presidency. Since 1957, the retiring president has continued one more year as past-president