Past Officers

This shows in tabular form the dates of service of the principal officers of the Society since its formation in July 1978. See also the current Society Officers.

Year President Chairman Treasurer Secretary Projects Coordinator* Journal Editor Year
1978-79 [none] Dick Bourton
(1978-83)
Edmund Roberts
(1978-82)
Kathy Drakes June Biggs Fred Whyler
(1978-80)
1978-79
1979-80 June Biggs
(1979-85)
Guy Nevill
(1979-83)
1979-80
1980-81 Meriel Lucas 1980-81
1981-82 Jean Stirk
(1981-89)
1981-82
1982-83 Arthur Fernee
(1982-84)
1982-83
1983-84 Dick Bourton
(1983-95)
Edmund Roberts
(1983-86)
Joanna Hards
(1983-86)
1983-84
1984-85 Stuart Valentine
(1984-90)
1984-85
1985-86 Helen Norris
(1985-91)
1985-86
1986-87 Guy Nevill
(1986-90)
Elaine Williams
(1986-91)
1986-87
1987-88 1987-88
1988-89 1988-89
1989-90 Mari Alderman
(1989-93)
1989-90
1990-91 Jean Stirk
(1990-93)
A. Chapman
(1990-92)
1990-91
1991-92 Linda Sullivan
(1991-93)
Peter Searle
(1991-94)
1991-92
1992-93 A. Chapman / Mike Lucas 1992-93
1993-94 David Cufley
(1993-98)
Mike Lucas
(1993-2000)
Denise Rason
(1993-96)
Ron Anthony
(1993-96)
1993-94
1994-95 Ken Lee
(1994-99)
1994-95
1995-96 June Biggs
(1995-2002)
1995-96
1996-97 Stella Rhys
(1996-02)
Stella Baggaley
(1996-03)
1996-97
1997-98 1997-98
1998-99 [vacant] 1998-99
1999-00 Ken Lee
(1999-01)
Walter Eves
(1999-01)
1999-00
2000-01 Bob Woodward
(2000-07)
2000-01
2001-02 Walter Eves
(2001-2016)
Brian Waymont
(2001-03)
2001-02
2002-03 Jean Stirk
(2002-11)
Vera Bailey
(2002-11)
2002-03
2003-04 Bob Woodward
(2003-2016)
Valerie Pike
(2003-Aug 08)
2003-04
2004-05 2004-05
2005-06 2005-06
2006-07 2006-07
2007-08 [vacant] 2007-08
2008-09 Isabel Leslie
(Nov 2008-2012)
Pauline Heathcote
(Aug 2008-date)
2008-09
2009-10 2009-10
2010-11 2010-11
2011-12 David Cufley
(2011-date
[vacant] 2011-12
2012-13 [vacant] Vera Bailey (2012-2015) 2012-13
2013-14 Pat Gooding (2012-date 2013-14
2014-15 2014-15
2015-16 2015-16
2016-17 Tony Codling (2016-date) Stella Eames (2016-date) Barbara Phillips(2016-date) 2016-17

* Ceased to be a Committee post in April 2007