Past Presidents of the Kansas Press Association

2012-13
Ben Marshall
Sterling Bulletin
20011-12
Patrick Lowry
Hays Daily News
2010-11
Linda Mowery-Denning
Ellsworth County Independent-Reporter  
2009-10
Tom Throne
Junction City Daily Union                
2008-09
David Powls
Holton Recorder
2007-08
Gary Mehl
McPherson Sentinel
2006-07
Caroline Trowbridge
The World Company
2005-06
Jeanny Sharp
Ottawa Herald
2004-05
Rhonda Humble
Gardner News
2003-04
John D. Montgomery
Hays Daily News
2002-03
Darrel Miller
Smith County Pioneer
2001-02
Doug Anstaett
Newton Kansan
2000-01
Larry Byers
Herington Times
1999-2000
Jeff Burkhead
Emporia Gazette
1998-99
Steve Haynes
Oberlin Herald
1997-98
Ann Charles
Parsons Sun
1996-97
Les Anderson *
Ark Valley News
1995-96
Vivien Sadowski *
Abilene Reflector-Chronicle
1994-95
Bruce Buchanan
Harris Enterprises
1993-94
Kurt Kessinger *
Osage Co. Chronicle
1992-93
James Logback
Hill City Times
1991-92
Frederick D. Seaton
Winfield Courier
1990-91
Howard Kessinger *
Marysville Advocate
1989-90
Ned Valentine
Clay Center Dispatch
1988-89
Richard Clasen *
Eureka Herald
1987-88
Tom Eblen
University Daily Kansan
1986-87
Murrel Bland
Wyandotte West
1985-86
John H. Stauffer
Topeka Capital-Journal
1984-85
W.W. Jiggs Morford *
Western Times
1983-84
Mike Harris
Chanute Tribune
1982-83
Bill Meyer *
Marion County Record
1981-82
Paul Jones *
Lyons Daily News
1980-81
Tom Buchanan *
Washington Co. News
1979-80
Robert McCants *
Goodland Daily News
1978-79
John E. Chandler *
Holton Record
1977-78
Emerson Lynn Jr.*
Iola Register
1976-77
Karl Gaston *
Ellsworth Reporter
1975-76
Kenneth C. Bronson *
Pittsburg Morning Sun
1974-75
William V. Krause *
Peabody Gazette
1973-74
Chuck Barnes *
Pratt Tribune
1972-73
Richard Ramsey *
Hoisington Dispatch
1971-72
Don McNeal *
Council Grove Republican
1970-71
Webster Hawkins
Osawatomie Graphic
1969-70
Bill Brown
Garden City Telegram
1968-69
Merle M. Miller *
Belleville Telescope
1967-68
Dolph Simons Jr.
Lawrence Journal-World
1966-67
Kenneth Bruce *
Hillsboro Star-Journal
1965-66
Kenneth Powell *
Southwest Daily Times
1964-65
E.R. Woodward *
Oberlin Herald
1963-64
Stanley Stauffer *
Topeka Capital-Journal
1962-63
John Boyer *
Scott City News-Chronicle
1961-62
Stewart Newlin *
Wellington Daily News
1960-61
George Clasen *
Florence Bulletin
1959-60
Clyde M. Reed Jr. *
Parsons Sun
1958-59
Howard Wilson *
Jetmore Republican
1957-58
Elton Carter *
Norton Daily Telegram
1956-57
McDill “Huck” Boyd *
Phillipsburg Review
1955-56
Henry Jameson *
Abilene Reflector-Chronicle
1954-55
Wharton Hoch *
Marion County Record
1953-54
Harry Valentine *
Clay Center Dispatch
1952-53
Leonard McCalla Jr. *
Anderson Countian
1951-52
H.A. Meyer Jr. *
Independence Reporter
1950-51
Max S. Miller *
Russell Record
1949-50
Richard M. Seaton *
Coffeyville Journal
1948-59
Albert L. Higgins *
Linn Record
1947-48
George W. Marble *
Fort Scott Tribune
1946-47
Frank Hall *
Hill City Times
1945-46
H.A. Meyer Sr. *
Independence Reporter
1944-454
Pete McKechnie *
Kiowa County Signal
1943-44
C.W. Wheeler *
Abilene Reflector-Chronicle
1942-43
Lester P. Greenbank *
Valley Center Index
1941-42
W.G. Anderson *
Winfield Courier
1940-41
Walter A. Carlile *
Jamestown Ks Optimist
1939-40
Dolph Simons Sr. *
Lawrence Journal-World
1938-39
Leland Robinson Jr.*
LaCrosse Republican
1937-38
Harold A. Hammond *
Caldwell Messenger
1936-37
R.G. Hemenway *
Minneapolis Messenger
1935-36
F.W. Brinkerhoff *
Pittsburg Headlight Sun
1934-35
Earl Fickertt *
Peabody Gazette
1933-34
W.A. Bailey *
Kansas City Kansan
1932-33
E.A. Briles *
Stafford Courier
1931-32
John Redmond *
Burlington Republican
1930-31
Charles Browne Sr. *
Horton Headlight
1929-30
John C. Mack *
Newton Kansan
1928-29
Lou F. Valentine *
Clay Center Times
1927-28
Charles P. Beebe *
Neodesha Sun
1926-27
George Harman *
Valley Falls Vindicator
1925-26
Jess C. Denious Sr. *
Dodge City Globe
1924-25
W.F. Hill*
Westmoreland Recorder
* Indicates Deceased