Past Presidents

Margaret B.W. Graham
(2015 to 2016)
Associate Professor of Strategy and Organization, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Founding Director, Winthrop Group, LLP, Chairman of Governance and Nominating Committee, Pioneer Investments
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Mary Yeager
(2014 to 2015)
Department of History, University of California, Los Angeles
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Per H. Hansen
(2013 to 2014)
Professor in the Department of Management, Politics, and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School
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Kenneth Lipartito
(2012 to 2013)
Professor of History, Florida International University
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Margaret Levenstein
(2011 to 2012)
Michigan Census Research Data Center and Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
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Richard R. John
(2010 to 2011)
Columbia University, professor of history and communications
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Mark H. Rose
(2008 to 2009)
Florida Atlantic University
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Pamela Laird
(2007 to 2008)
Department of History, University of Colorado Denver
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William J. Hausman
(2006 to 2007)
College of William & Mary
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Richard Sylla
(2005 to 2006)
Stern School of Business, New York University
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JoAnne Yates
(2004 to 2005)
Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan Distinguished Professor of Managment
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Patrick Fridenson
(2003 to 2004)
L’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
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Geoffrey Jones
(2001 to 2002)
Harvard Business School
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Jeremy Atack
(1998 to 1999)
Professor Emeritus, Vanderbilt University
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Leslie Hannah
(1997 to 1998)
London School of Economics
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Mansel G. Blackford
(1996 to 1997)
Emeritus Professor of History, The Ohio State University
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William H. Becker
(1995 to 1996)
Professor of History and International Affairs, George Washington University
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Edwin J. Perkins
(1994 to 1995)
University of Southern California
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K. Austin Kerr
(1992 to 1993)
Ohio State University
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Louis Galambos
(1991 to 1992)
Johns Hopkins University
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William Lazonick
(1990 to 1991)
University of Massachusetts-Lowell
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Thomas K. McCraw
(1989 to 1990)
1940-2012
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Wayne Broehl, Jr.
(1988 to 1989)
1922-2006
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Mira Wilkins
(1987 to 1988)
Florida Intl. University
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Morton Rothstein
(1985 to 1986)
University of California-Davis
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Fred Bateman
(1982 to 1983)
1937-2012
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Richard W. Barsness
(1981 to 1982)
Lehigh University
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Harold D. Woodman
(1980 to 1981)
Purdue University
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Thomas C. Cochran
(1979 to 1980)
1902-1999
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Herman Freudenberger
(1978 to 1979)
Emeritus, Tulane University
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Herman E. Krooss
(1974 to 1975)
1912-1975
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Arthur M. Johnson
(1972 to 1973)
1921-2004
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