List of Past Presidents

Past presidents:

  • 2023 to 2024: Blaise Lamphier - OR
    Manager, Employee & Labor Relations; Port of Portland, OR
  • 2022 to 2023: Lisa Powell - IA
    Human Resources Director, Lynn County Iowa
  • 2021 to 2022: Brooke Carnevale - OH (50th President)
    Deputy Director Dept Human Resources, Columbus, OH
  • 2020 to 2021: Brent Long - WA
    Pierce County Washington
  • 2019 to 2020: Lisa Baisley - IL
    Town Personnel Officer, Town of Huntington, NY
  • 2018 to 2019: Michael Crotty - IL
    Assistant Village Manager, Village of Wheeling, IL
  • 2017 to 2018: Melanie Ault - MN
    DDA Human Resources, Inc.
  • 2016 to 2017: Michele Green - FL
    Employee and Labor Relations Manager, Sarasota County, FL
  • 2015 to 2016: Sean Robinson - CA
    Human Resources Manager, City of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • 2014 to 2015: Jim Parrish - TX
    Deputy City Manager, City of Plano, TX
  • 2013 to 2014: Christa Ballowe - IL
    Retired - Director of Personnel, Village of Skokie, IL
  • 2012 to 2013: Michael Bates - OK
    Labor Relations Consultant, OK
  • 2011 to 2012: Sam Penrod - CA
    Human Resources Manager, City of San Juan Capistrano, CA
  • 2010 to 2011: Janet Lanza - OH
    Retired - Labor Relations Manager, City of Columbus, OH
  • 2009 to 2010: Teresa Rotschafer - IA
    Finance/Labor Director, City of Johnston, IA
  • 2008 to 2009: James Richter - WI
    Labor Relations Manager, Waukesha County, WI
  • 2007 to 2008: Denyce Holsey - CA
  • 2006 to 2007: Michael Suppan - IL
    Retired
  • 2005 to 2006: Bernadette Welch - CT
  • 2004 to 2005: Matt Iarocci - NY
  • 2003 to 2004: Scott Milinski - FL
  • 2002 to 2003: Matt Menze - IL
  • 2001 to 2002: Steve Larson - CA
    Retired - City of Garden Grove, CA
  • 2000 to 2001: Douglas Duckett - OH
    Duckett Law Firm, LLC, OH
  • 1999 to 2000: Trude Elliott - IA
    Retired - Linn County, IA
  • 1998 to 1999: Chuck Grapentine - WI
    Retired - Director of Human Resources, City of Kenosha, WI
  • 1997 to 1998: Madge Blakey - CA
    Deceased (2017)
  • 1996 to 1997: William Rolando - IL (25th President)
    Deceased
  • 1995 to 1996: James Pendergast - NM
    Human Resources Administration, UNMH Human Resources, NM
  • 1994 to 1995: Sue Weller - FL
    City Commissioner, City of High Springs, FL
  • 1993 to 1994: Dema Harris - WA
    Consultant, Harris Human Resources Consulting, WA
  • 1992 to 1993: Frank Forbes - OR
    Labor Relations Consultant, LGPI, OR
  • 1991 to 1992: Orv Placial - CA
    Deceased
  • 1990 to 1991: Jerry Thompson - IA
  • 1989 to 1990: Bruce Mulligan - OR
  • 1988 to 1989: Annalee Rosenblatt - ME
  • 1987 to 1988: Richard Sokolowski - WA
  • 1986 to 1987: Cynthia Sontag - FL
    Deceased
  • 1985 to 1986: John Hoffman - CA
  • 1984 to 1985: Peter Vallone - CT
  • 1983 to 1984: James Geissner - WI
  • 1982 to 1983: Michael Wieloszynski - CT
  • 1981 to 1982: Kermit Francis - CA
  • 1980 to 1981: Richard Whalen - AZ
  • 1979 to 1980: Gary Long - OR
  • 1978 to 1979: G.M. Schmitt - FL
  • 1977 to 1978: Herb Abshire -
  • 1976 to 1977: Dean Mielke - FL
  • 1975 to 1976: Edward Gusty - NY
  • 1974 to 1975: John Hanson - MN
  • 1973 to 1974: Frank LeSueur - CA
    Deceased
  • 1972 to 1973: Donald Weinberg - DC
    Deceased