Past Presidents

Since 1927 the National Alliance for State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA), then known as the National Council of State Pharmacy Association Executives, has been dedicated to enhancing the success of state pharmacy associations in their efforts to advance the profession of pharmacy.

The dedication and leadership of our past presidents has helped us to promote NASPA’s goals of leadership, sharing, learning, and policy exchange among our members and pharmacy leaders nationwide.  Below please find all of those past presidents, dating all the way back to our inception, who we thank for their service and hard work.

Years ServedNameState
2017 - 2018Joni CoverNebraska
2016 - 2017Pat EpplePennsylvania
2015 - 2016Mike LarkinKansas
2014 - 2015Phil WoodwardOklahoma
2012 - 2014Ron FitzwaterMissouri
2011 - 2012Michael JacksonFlorida
2010 - 2011Marghie GiulianoConnecticut
2009 - 2010Baeteena BlackTennessee
2008 - 2009Lary SageIndiana
2007 - 2008Craig BurridgeNew York/South Carolina
2006 - 2007Jim BracewellSouth Carolina/Georgia
2005 - 2006Rod ShafterWashington
2003 - 2005Chris DeckerWisconsin
2003 - 2003Bob WilliamsKansas
2002 - 2003JoAn CondieIndiana
2001 - 2002Galen JordreNorth Dakota
2000 - 2001Larry WagenknechtMichigan
1999 - 2000George OestreichMissouri
1998 - 1999Ernie BoydOhio
1997 - 1998Tom DolanNebraska
1996 - 1997Bob MarshallCalifornia
1995 - 1996Stan StewartMaine
1994 - 1995John DonnerOklahoma
1993 - 1994Chuck GressOregon
1992 - 1993Carmen DiCelloPennsylvania
1991 - 1992Al MebaneNorth Carolina
1990 - 1991Phylliss MoretMississippi
1989 - 1990Daniel LeoneConnecticut
1988 - 1989James PowersFlorida
1987 - 1988Larry BradenGeorgia
1986 - 1987Thomas R. TempleIowa
1985 - 1986Alan L. GranatIllinois
1984 - 1985Raymond OlsonWashington
1983 - 1984David BantaMaryland
1982 - 1983Donald A. DeeMinnesota
1981 - 1982Jack HilligossNew Mexico
1980 - 1981Louis M. SestiMinnesota
1979 - 1980Luther R. ParkerTexas
1978 - 1979Thomas Sharp Jr.Tennessee
1977 - 1978Wallace A. TaylorOklahoma
1976 - 1977Robert C. JohnsonCalifornia
1975 - 1976David A. ClarkIndiana
1974 - 1975Cora D. CoxMissouri
1973 - 1974Henry A. SpeckmanOregon
1972 - 1973Nathan I. GruzMaryland
1971 - 1972Francis B. ColeConnecticut
1970 - 1971Clifford E. BarnettIdaho
1969 - 1970John L. RoseKansas
1968 - 1969John F. KirwinOhio
1967 - 1968W. Allen DanielsWisconsin
1966 - 1967Grace HannanNew Hampshire
1965 - 1966Alvin N. GeserNew Jersey
1964 - 1965Peter CodnerNevada
1963 - 1964Robert GibbsIowa
1962 - 1963Paul KunkelConnecticut
1961 - 1962Henry MoenMinnesota
1960 - 1961Cecil A. StewartCalifornia
1959 - 1960Samuel SilvermanMassachusetts
1958 - 1959Harold C. KinnerFlorida
1957 - 1958Cora Mae BriggsNebraska
1956 - 1957H.E. HendersonWashington
1955 - 1956Thomas J. VratnyIllinois
1954 - 1955J. Curtis NottinghamVirginia
1953 - 1954E. Murphy JoseyKentucky
1952 - 1953John H. ButtsMichigan
1951 - 1952E.R. WeaverOklahoma
1950 - 1951Dallas BrunerIowa
1949 - 1950James LynchIdaho
1948 - 1949Thelma M. CoburnAlabama
1947 - 1948Nicholas GesoaldeNew York
1946 - 1947John DebusNew Jersey
1945 - 1946Jack LynchOregon
1944 - 1945Jesse D. SlocumMinnesota
1943 - 1944Victor KeysOhio
1942 - 1943Chauncy RickardPennsylvania
1941 - 1942Jennings MurphyWisconsin
1940 - 1941Joseph ShineIllinois
1939 - 1940Clara B. MillerKansas
1938 - 1939Irl BriteArkansas
1937 - 1938Prescott LovelandNew Jersey
1935 - 1937J.W. SlocumIowa
1934 - 1935F.V. McCulloughIndiana
1933 - 1934R.C. WilsonGeorgia
1932 - 1933J. Lester HymanWest Virginia
1931 - 1932C.J. ClaytonColorado
1930 - 1931J.G. BeardNorth Carolina
1929 - 1930Bruce PhilipCalifornia
1928 - 1929John CulleyUtah
1927 - 1928A.L.I. WinneeVirginia