CEF Past Presidents

  • 2016: Makese Motley, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • 2015: Noelle Ellerson, AASA, The School Superintendents Association
  • 2014: Kimberly Jones, Council for Opportunity in Education
  • 2013: Myrna Mandlawitz, School Social Work Association of America
  • 2012: Jamie Baxter, Allegheny Intermediate Unit
  • 2011: Abigail Evans, National Association of Elementary School Principals/National Education Association
  • 2010: Jonathan Fansmith, American Council on Education
  • 2009: Deborah Rigsby, National School Boards Association
  • 2008: Hilary Goldmann, International Society of Technology in Education
  • 2007: Neil Snyder, American Speech Language Hearing Association
  • 2006: Stephanie Giesecke, National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • 2005: Mary Kusler, American Association of School Administrators
  • 2004: Debra Henderson, Council for Opportunity in Education
  • 2003: Dan Fuller, National School Boards Association
  • 2002: Cyndy Littlefield, Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • 2001: Carolyn Henrich, National PTA
  • 2000: Ellin Nolan, Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations
  • 1999: Joel C. Packer, National Education Association
  • 1998: Kenneth G. McInerney, National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • 1997: Carnie C. Hayes, Council of Chief State School Officers
  • 1996: Violet Boyer, National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • 1995: John B. Forkenbrock, National Association of Federally Impacted Schools
  • 1994: Beth B. Buehlmann, California State University
  • 1993: Richard A. Kruse, National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • 1992: Arnold L. Mitchem, National Council of Educational Opportunity Associations
  • 1991: Edward R. Kealy, National School Boards Association
  • 1990: Becky Timmons, American Council on Education
  • 1989: Gerald Morris, American Federation of Teachers
  • 1988: Andrea Bolling, American Association of Community and Junior Colleges
  • 1987: Robert P. Canavan, National Education Association
  • 1987: Brenda Welburn, National Association of State Boards of Education
  • 1986: Richard Jerue, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • 1985: Bruce Hunter, American Association of School Administrators
  • 1984: Lawrence Zaglaniczny, American Council on Education
  • 1983: James Green, National Education Association
  • 1983: Dena G. Stoner, National School Boards Association
  • 1982: Alfred D. Sumberg, American Association of University Professors
  • 1981: Gregory A. Humphrey, American Federation of Teachers
  • 1980: Dean Griffin, American Vocational Education Association
  • 1979: Susan Adler, New Jersey State Department of Education
  • 1978: Charles B. Saunders Jr., American Council on Education
  • 1977: James Green, National Education Association
  • 1976: Michael Resnick, National School Boards Association
  • 1975: Gregory A. Humphrey, American Federation of Teachers
  • 1974: Howard Holcomb, Council of Independent Colleges
  • 1973: Frank Mensel, American Association of Community and Junior Colleges
  • 1972: Frank Mensel, American Association of Community and Junior Colleges
  • 1971: August W. Steinhilber, National School Boards Association
  • 1970: August W. Steinhilber, National School Boards Association

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