Past Presidents

2015
President : Joni Krueger
Location : Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN
Conference Theme: Connect, Learn, Grow
2014
President : Julie Fell
Location : Minneapolis, MN
Conference Theme: Make It Happen
2013
President : Ingrid Nuttall
Location : Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Conference Theme : 
Something for Everyone
2012
President : Kristi Wold-McCormick
Location : La Crosse, WI
Conference Theme : Creating Your Mosaic
2011
President : Kristie Vortherms
Location : Sioux Falls, SD
Conference Theme : Pay It forward: Education in Action
2010
President : Jody Ragan
Location : Minneapolis, MN
Conference Theme : Make
Your Connection
2009
President : Carolyn Nading
Location : Fargo, ND
Conference Theme : Leading for the Future
2008
President : Heidi Kippenhan
Location : Rochester, MN
Conference Theme : 75 Years Young: Generation of Leaders
2007
President : Tina Falkner
Location : Okoboji, Iowa
Conference Theme :   Class of 2007: Accelerate Your Learning
2006
President : Phyllis Thompson
Location : Bloomington, MN
Conference Theme : Communication, Collaboration, Celebration
2005
President : Laurie Tralle
Location : Sioux Falls, SD
Conference Theme : Forging New Paths in Service
2004
President : Nancy Krogh
Host School(s) : Concordia-St. Paul, NorthHennepin Community College, Universityof Minnesota, Twin Cities
Location : St. Paul, MN
Conference Theme :   Capitol-izing on our Resources
2003
President : Sue Van Voorhis
Host School(s) : North Dakota University System  Minnesota State University-Moorhead
Location : Fargo, ND
Conference Theme : A New Era:  Let’s Get Connected
2002
President : Laura Doering
Host School(s) : St. Cloud State University, St. CloudTechnical College
Location : St. Cloud, MN
Conference Theme : Charting Our Course
2001
President : Phil Coltart
Host School(s) : Buena Vista University, MorningsideCollege, NorthwestIowa Community College
Location : Sioux City, IA
2000
President : Kathy Jones
Host School(s) :   University of St. Thomas, AugsburgCollege
Location : Bloomington, MN
Conference Theme :
1999
President : Kathy Jones
(Alice Poehls)
Host School : University of Sioux Falls
Location : Sioux Falls, SD
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1998
President : Mary Koskan
Host School : Macalester College
Location : Minneapolis, MN
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1997
President : John V. Tandberg
Host School(s) : Concordia College, MoorheadState University, North Dakota State University
Location : Fargo, ND
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1996
President : Kathy Callies
Host School : Winona State University
Location : Rochester, MN
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1995
President : Myron Umerski
Host School(s) : Morningside College, WesternIowa Tech Community College, BriarCliff College
Location : Sioux City, IA
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1994
President : Herman Richtsmeier
Host School : Universityof Minnesota
Location : Minneapolis, MN
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1993
President : Irene Kovala
Host School : South Dakota State University
Location : Brookings, SD
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1992
President : Monty E. Nielsen
Host School(s): College of St. Catherine’s, St. Mary’s Junior College
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1991
President : Ranny B. Knutson
Host School : BismarkState College
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1990
President : Phillip Patton
Host School : St. CloudState University
Location : St. Cloud, MN
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1989
President : Carol Cline
Host School : Mount Mercy College
Location : Cedar Rapids, IA
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1988
President : Bill Edwards
Host School : MetropolitanCommunity College
Location : Minneapolis, MN
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1987
President : John Jackobs
Host School(s) : Mount Marty College, Universityof South Dakota
Location : Yankton, SD
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1986
President : R. Victor Swenson
Host School : Mankato State University
Location : Mankato, MN
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1985
President : Richard L. Lewis
Host School:University of North Dakota
Location : Grand Forks, ND
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1984
President : David A. Nelson
Host School : Universityof Minnesota
Location : Minneapolis, MN
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1983
President : Robert M. Hammel
Host School : Iowa State University
Location : Ames, IA
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1982
President: James T. Closson
Host School : Hamline University
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1981
President : Ross G. Howe
Host School : Augustana College
Location : Sioux Falls, SD
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1980
President : Neil Abledinger
Host School : Mary College
Location : Bismark, ND
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1979
President : Carroll E. Peter
Host School : Drake University
Location : Des Moines, IA
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1978
President : Harold Vander Laan
Host School : Rochester Community College
Location : Rochester, MN
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1977
President : Sr. Catherine Tauer
Host School : South Dakota State University
Location : Brookings, SD
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1976
President : D. Archie Peterson
Host School : North Dakota State University
Location : Fargo, ND
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1975
President : James Pedersen
Host School : Iowa Central Community College
Location : Fort Dodge, IA
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1974
President : Robert D. Leahy
Host School(s) : AugsburgCollege, ConcordiaCollege
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1973
President : Donald Dale
Host School : Northern State College
Location : Aberdeen, SD
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1972
President : Edwin J. Aalberts
Host School : Universityof North Dakota
Location : Grand Forks, ND
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1971
President : Richard Van Beek
Host School : University of Iowa
Location : Iowa City, IA
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1970
President : Robert C. Scheetz
Host School(s) : GustavusAdolphus College, Mankato State University, BethanyLutheran College
Location : Mankato, MN
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1969
President : Gerard Noonan
Host School : South DakotaSchoolof Mines and Technology
Location : Rapid City, SD
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1968
President : T.E. Kellogg
Host Schools : BriarCliff College, MorningsideCollege
Location : Sioux City, IA
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1967
President : Donald Rhoades
Host School(s) : College of St. Benedict, St. CloudState College, St. John’sUniversity
Location : St. Cloud, MN
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1966
President : Harvey Johnson
Host School : North DakotaSchoolof Mines
Location:  Wahpeton, ND
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1965
President : Oliver C. Hagglund
Host School : College of St. Thomas
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1964
President : R.E. Summers
Host School : LorasCollege
Location : Dubuque, IA
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1963
President : B.B. Brandrud
Host School : Universityof Minnesota
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1962
President : Robert Moore
Host Schools : ConcordiaCollege, MoorheadState College
Location : Moorhead, MN
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1961
President : Albert Cox
Host School : St.Olaf College
Location : Northfield, MN
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1960
President : Merrill Fink
Host School : IowaState College
Location : Ames, IA
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1959
President : Clarabell Olson
Host School : College of St. Thomas
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1958
President : T.E. Pettengill
Host School : Universityof North Dakota
Location : Grand Forks, ND
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1957
President : D.B. Doner
Host School(s) : College of St. Benedict, St. John’sUniversity
Location : Collegeville, MN
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1956
President : Arthur M. Gowan
Host School : AugustanaCollege
Location : Sioux Falls, ND
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1955
President : W.M. Nordgaard
Host School : College of St. Catherine
Location:  St. Paul, MN
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1954
President : D.H. Gormley
Host School : DrakeUniversity
Location : Des Moines, IA
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1953
President : Ted McCarrell
Host School : MacalesterCollege
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1952
President : I.D. Hauge
Host School : Universityof North Dakota
Location : Grand Forks, MN
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1951
President : Ruby McKenzie
Host School : HamlineUniversity
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1950
President : Clara Koenig
Host School(s) : St. Theresa’s College, St. Mary’s College
Location : Winona, MN
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1949
President : Marshall R. Beard
Host School : Universityof Minnesota
Location : Minneapolis, MN
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1948
President : A. H. Parrott
Host School : IowaState Teachers College
Location : Cedar Falls, IA
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1947
President : W. B. Gray
Host School : College of St. Thomas
Location : St. Paul, MN
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1946
President : J.M. Bly
Host School : GrinnellCollege
Location : Grinnell, IA
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1945
President : Harvey G. Barnes
Host School(s) : CarletonCollege, St.Olaf College
Location : Northfield, MN
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1944
President : S.C. Larson (resigned)
Host School : Universityof Minnesota
Location : Minneapolis, MN
1943
No Meeting
1942
No Meeting
1941
President : H.W. Frankenfeld
Host School : RochesterJunior College
Location : Rochester, MN
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1940
President : Hazel H. Creal
Host School : College of St. Catherine
Location:  St. Paul, MN
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1939
President : R. O. Wilson
Host School : South Dakota State College
Location : Brookings, SD
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1938
President : D.B. Doner
1937
President : H.A. Drescher
1936
President : A.E. Luger
1935
President : A.B. Morris
1934
President : Mary Lilleskov
1933
President : R.B. Nell
1932
President : R.B. Nell