Past Presidents

“A Penny A Tree: The History of the Nursery Industry in California from 1850-1976”
by Gordon J. Van Laan Ph.D., Professor of Plant and Soil Sciences, CSU Chico and the 1982 History Committee of the California Association of Nurserymen

  • 1911 G. C. Roeding, Sr*
  • 1911-12 W.V. Eberly*
  • 1912-13 Frank H. Wilson*
  • 1913-14 Douglas W. Coolidge*
  • 1914-15 Fred W. Howard*
  • 1915-16 John S. Armstrong*
  • 1916-17 Leonard Coates*
  • 1917-18 Max J. Crow*
  • 1918-19 William T. Kirkman*
  • 1919-20 John E. Bergthold*
  • 1920-21 Roy F. Wilcox*
  • 1921-22 John W. Barnicott*
  • 1922-23 Henry A. Hyde*
  • 1923-24 Mahlon R. Jackson*
  • 1924-25 Ed Rust*
  • 1925-26 Joseph D. Meriwether*
  • 1926-27 Hans Plath*
  • 1927-28 Walter B. Clarke*
  • 1928-29 T.D. Chenoweth*
  • 1929-30 J. Awdry Armstrong*
  • 1930-31 Herman J. Scherer*
  • 1931-32 John M. Asher*
  • 1932-33 G. C. Roeding, Jr*
  • 1933-34 J. Awdry Armstrong*
  • 1934-35 Ray D. Hartman*
  • 1935-36 Harry A. Marks*
  • 1936-37 James R. Crombie*
  • 1937-38 Albert B. Morris*
  • 1938-39 Gene Fowler*
  • 1939-40 Frank Tuttle*
  • 1940-41 Jess Watt*
  • 1941-42 Louis Lagomarsino*
  • 1942-43 Jack McDonnell*
  • 1943-44 Bert Kallman*
  • 1944-45 Clyde Stocking*
  • 1945-46 Paul Moulder*
  • 1946-47 Charles Armstrong*
  • 1947-48 Tom Sand*
  • 1948-49 Frank James*
  • 1949-50 Syd Whitehorn*
  • 1950-51 William S. Clark*
  • 1951-52 Herman Sandkuhle*
  • 1952-53 Jack W. Evans*
  • 1953-54 James H. Wilson*
  • 1954-55 David S. Stump*
  • 1955-56 Donald C. Perry*
  • 1956-57 David L. Cunningham*
  • 1957-58 Willis A. Stribling*
  • 1958-59 James C. Perry*
  • 1959-60 Jack F. Schneider*
  • 1960-61 Robert T. Warner*
  • 1961-62 Harold B. Prickett*
  • 1962-63 John A. Armstrong Jr
  • 1963-64 Ken R. Hartman*
  • 1964-65 Maurice C. Peairs*
  • 1965-66 George S. Oki*
  • 1966-67 Carl H. Zangger*
  • 1967-68 Itsuo Uenaka, CCNP
  • 1968-69 Herbert L. Fischer*
  • 1969-70 Leo M. Dupuich*
  • 1970-71 Charles S. Crum*
  • 1971-72 John F. Chiapelone, CCNP
  • 1972-73 Peter G. Millenaar, CCNP
  • 1973-74 James D. Edwards*
  • 1974-75 Moto Asakawa*
  • 1975-76 Jack Christensen
  • 1976-77 Mary L. Fischer*
  • 1977-78 Gary R. Hartman
  • 1978-79 Robert N. Fritz*
  • 1979-80 Lewis F. Van Buskirk
  • 1980-81 Luke Voorhees*
  • 1981-82 Buzz Bertolero, ACCNP
  • 1982-83 Henry Camacho*
  • 1983-84 Robert Ludekens
  • 1984-85 Bob Frahm, CCNP
  • 1985-86 William I. Burchell
  • 1986-87 Ruth Yoshiki, CCNP*
  • 1987-88 Ken Doty*
  • 1988-89 Jan E. Groot*
  • 1989-90 Jack Christensen
  • 1990-91 Ralph Klages, CCNP
  • 1991-92 Robert Moore*
  • 1992-93 Tom Courtright, CCNP
  • 1993-94 Robert Seat
  • 1994-95 John F. Chiapelone, CCNP
  • 1995-96 Berton Tibbet
  • 1996-97 Jacquie William-Courtright, ACCNP
  • 1997-98 Don Knipp
  • 1998-99 Steven R. Atwood
  • 1999-00 Steven R. Atwood
  • 2000-01 Christopher Ono
  • 2001-02 Christopher Ono
  • 2002-03 Mick Prickett
  • 2003-04 Donald Dillon, Jr.
  • 2004-05 Walt Hagen
  • 2005-06 Larry Amling
  • 2006-07 Dave Fujino, Ph.D.
  • 2007-08 Bart Fornfeist
  • 2008-09 Bart Fornfeist
  • 2009-10 Chris Rowe-Martinez, ACCNP
  • 2010-11 Chris Rowe-Martinez, ACCNP
  • 2011-12 Chris Rowe-Martinez, ACCNP
  • 2012-13 David Cox
  • 2013-14 David Cox
  • 2014-15 Hap Kellogg

*Deceased