ROAD RUNNERS CLUB OF AMERICA
DISTANCE RUNNING HISTORY

FOUNDED IN 1958

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Road Runners Club of America

Complete List of National Officers

 

The Years 1958-1969

 

1958-59

President- Browning Ross

 

 

1964-65

President - Hugh Jascourt

Vice President - Joe Arrazola

Secretary - Bill Marot

Treasurer - Terry Turner

 

 

1959-60

President - Dick Donohue

Treasurer - Steve Thomas

Co-Secretaries - Tom Osler & Browning Ross

 

 

1965-66

President - Hugh Jascourt

Vice President - Jim Ferris

Secretary - Bill Marot

Treasurer - Scott Hamilton

 

 

1960-61

President - Ted Corbitt

Vice President - Joe Kleinerman

Secretary/Treasurer - John Sterner

 

 

1966-67

President - Scott Hamilton

First Vice President - Jim Ferris

Second Vice President - John O'Neil

Third Vice President - Bill Tropia

Forth Vice President - Nat Cirulnick

Fifth Vice President - Sara Mae Berman (first woman officer to RRCA)

Secretary - Bill Marot

Treasurer - Don Stockard

 

 

1962-63

President - Hugh Jascourt

Vice President - Larry Grace

Secretary/Treasurer - Bill Marot

 

 

1967-68

President - John O'Neil

Vice President East - Bill Taylor

Vice President North - Norm Brand

Vice President West - John Brennand

Vice President South - Ed O'Connell

Fifth Vice President for Women - Marilyn Carman

Secretary - Alden Bryant

Treasurer - Hal Canfield

 

 

1963-64

President - Hugh Jascourt

Vice President - Joe Kleinerman

Secretary - Bill Marot

Treasurer - Dick Clapp

 

1968-69

President - Aldo Scandurra

Vice President East - Stan Fuselier

Vice President North - Norm Brand

Vice President West - John Brennand

Vice President South - Ed O'Connell

Fifth Vice President for Women - Marilyn Carman

Secretary - Arne Richards

Treasurer - Hal Canfield

 


 

The Years 1970-1979

 

1969-70

President - Ed O'Connell

Vice President East - Kurt Steiner

Vice President North - Tom Coyne

Vice President West - John Brennand

Vice President South - Hal Canfield

Vice President Central - John Leppi

Secretary - Arne Richards

Treasurer - Norm Brand

 

 

1974-75

President - Gar Williams

Vice President East - Norm Lee, Jr

Vice President North - Bill Bredenbeck

Vice President West -  Joe Henderson

Vice President South - Ray Russell

Vice President Central - John Clark

Secretary - Dave Peel

Treasurer - Bill Hoss, Jr

 

 

1970-71

President - Ed O'Connell

Vice President East - Kurt Steiner

Vice President North - Pat Lanin

Vice President West - Ed Romary

Vice President South - Hal Canfield

Vice President Central - John Leppi

Secretary - Wayne van Dellen

Treasurer - Norm Brand

 

1975-76

President - Gar Williams

Vice President East - Jeff Darman

Vice President North - Wulf Koehlert

Vice President West -  Tom Ferguson

Vice President South - Nick Costes

Vice President Central - John Clark

Secretary - Dave Peel

Treasurer - Bill Hoss, Jr

 

 

1971-72

President - Vince Chiapetta

Vice President East - Neil Weygandt

Vice President North - Pat Lanin

Vice President West - Ed Romary

Vice President South - Hal Canfield

Vice President Central - Arne Richards

Secretary - Paul Fisher

Treasurer - Norm Brand

 

 

1976-77

Co-Presidents - Stu Brahs and Jeff Darman

Vice President East - Chuck Lesher

Vice President North - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President West - John Brennand

Vice President South - Nick Costes

Vice President Central - Neil Gillette

Secretary - Les Kinion

Treasurer - Bill Hoss, Jr

 

 

1972-73

President - Vince Chiapetta

Vice President East - Neil Weygandt

Vice President North - Pat Lanin

Vice President West - Ed Romary

Vice President South - Hal Canfield

Vice President Central - Arne Richards

Secretary - Paul Fisher

Treasurer - Norm Brand

 

 

1977-78

President - Jeff Darman

Vice President Administration - Ed Murray

Vice President East - Chuck Lesher

Vice President North - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President West -  Don Chaffee

Vice President South - Nick Costes

Vice President Central - Neil Gillette

Secretary - Les Kinion

Treasurer - Marge Rosasco

 

 

1973-74

President - Gar Williams

Vice President East - Norm Lee, Jr

Vice President North - Bill Bredenbeck

Vice President West -  Joe Henderson

Vice President South - Ray Russell

Vice President Central - John Clark

Secretary - Dave Peel

Treasurer - Bill Hoss, Jr

 

 

1978-79

President - Jeff Darman

Vice President Administration - Phil Stewart

Vice President East - Rick Bayko

Vice President North - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President West -  Don Chaffee

Vice President South - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Central - Kerstin Williams

Secretary - Chuck Lesher

Treasurer - Ed Murray

 


The Years 1980-1990

 

1979-80

President - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President Administration - Fred Gafner

Vice President East - Ellen Wessel

Vice President North - Robert Fitts

Vice President West - Don Chaffee

Vice President South - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Central - Kerstin Williams

Secretary - Chuck Lesher

Treasurer - Jerry Adams

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

 

1985-86

President - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Administration - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President East - Henley Roughton(Gabeau)

Vice President North - Steve Shostrum

Vice President West - Sylvia Quinn

Vice President South - John Marshall

Vice President Central - Rich Ayers

Secretary - John Tenbroeck

Treasurer - Jane Sisco

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

1980-81

President - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President Administration - Fred Gafner

Vice President East - Ellen Wessel

Vice President North - Robert Fitts

Vice President West -  Len Wallach

Vice President South - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Central - Buzz Yancey

Secretary - Damien Howell

Treasurer - Jerry Adams

At-Large - Jeff  Darman

 

1986-87

President - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

Vice President Administration - Harold Tinsley

Vice President East - Allan Field

Vice President North - Joan Laird

Vice President West - Sylvia Quinn

Vice President South - Al Becken

Vice President Central - Peter Richards

Secretary - Jim Ferstle

Treasurer - Jane Sisco

At-Large - Jeff Darmam

 

1981-82

President - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President Administration - Fred Gafner

Vice President East - Ellen Wessel

Vice President North - Robert Fitts

Vice President West -  Len Wallach

Vice President South - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Central - Buzz Yancey

Secretary - Damien Howell

Treasurer - Jerry Adams

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

1986-87

President - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

Vice President Administration - Harold Tinsley

Vice President East - Allan Field

Vice President North - Joan Laird

Vice President West - Sylvia Quinn

Vice President South - Al Becken

Vice President Central - Peter Richards

Secretary - Jim Ferstle

Treasurer - Jane Sisco

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

1982-83

President - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President Administration - Fred Gafner

Vice President East - Henley Roughton(Gabeau)

Vice President North - Steve Shostrum

Vice President West -  Len Wallach

Vice President South - Larry Graves

Vice President Central - Rich Ayers

Secretary - Damien Howell

Treasurer - Jerry Adams

At-Large - Harold Tinsley

 

1987-88

President - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

Vice President Administration - Harold Tinsley

Vice President East - Jane Dolley

Vice President North - Joan Laird

Vice President West - Sylvia Quinn

Vice President South - Al Becken

Vice President Central - Peter Richards

Secretary - Allan Steinfeld

Treasurer - Brent Ayer

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

1983-84

President - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President Administration - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President East - Henley Roughton(Gabeau)

Vice President North - Steve Shostrum

Vice President West -  Len Wallach

Vice President South - Larry Graves

Vice President Central - Rich Ayers

Secretary - Damien Howell

Treasurer - Fred Gafner

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

 

1988-89

President - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

Vice President - Julia Emmons

Eastern Director - Jane Dolley

Western Director - Sylvia Quinn

Southern Director - Al Becken

Central Director - Joan Laird

Secretary/Treasurer - Brent Ayer

Marketing Director - Jeff Darman

Legal Director - James Burns

Programs Director - Jerry Kokesch

Public Relations - Katy Williams

 

 

1984-85

President - Harold Tinsley

Vice President Administration - Jerry Kokesh

Vice President East - Henley Roughton(Gabeau)

Vice President North - Steve Shostrum

Vice President West - Sylvia Quinn

Vice President South - Charlie Christmas

Vice President Central - Rich Ayers

Secretary - John Tenbroeck

Treasurer - Fred Gafner

At-Large - Jeff Darman

 

 

1989-90

President - Jane Dolley

Vice President - Chuck Galford

Eastern Director - John Sissala

Western Director - Sylvia Quinn

Southern Director - Michael Hughes

Central Director - Joan Laird

Secretary/Treasurer - Marie Baumann

Marketing Director - Jeff Darman

Legal Director - James Burns

Programs Director - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Carl Sniffen

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

 

The Years 1991-2000

 

1990-91

President - Jane Dolley

Vice President -

Eastern Director - John Sissala

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Carl Johnson

Central Director - Joan Laird

Secretary/Treasurer - Steve Darr

Marketing Marketing Director - Michael Hughes

Legal Director - James Burns

Programs Director - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Carl Sniffen

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

1995-96

President - Carl Sniffen

Vice President - Michael Hughes

Eastern Director - Freddi Carlip

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Bill Marable

Central Director - Judy Tillapaugh

Secretary/Treasurer - Steve Darr

At Large - Elizabeth Philips

At Large - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Karen Jacobson

At-Large - Mike Cook

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

1991-92

President - Carl Sniffen

Vice President - Chuck Galford

Eastern Director - John Sissala

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Carl Johnson

Central Director - Joan Laird

Secretary/Treasurer -Steve Darr

Legal Director - James Burns

Marketing Director - Michael Hughes

At-Large - Carl Sniffen

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

1996-97

President - Don Kardong

Vice President - Carl Sniffen

Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff Hollister

Eastern Director - Freddi Carlip

Western Director - Laura Kulsik

Southern Director - David Samuel

Central Director - Michael Puckett

At Large - Jeff Decker

At Large - Raleigh Mayer

At-Large - Karen Jacobson

At-Large - Nancy Hobbs

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

 

1992-93

President - Carl Sniffen

Vice President - Michael Hughes

Eastern Director - Joyce Rankin

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Bill Marable

Central Director - Judy Tillapaugh

Secretary/Treasurer - Steve Darr

At Large - Elizabeth Philips

At Large - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Mike Cook

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

1997-98

President - Don Kardong

Vice President - Carl Sniffen

Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff Hollister

Eastern Director - Freddi Carlip

Western Director - Laura Kulsik

Southern Director - Beverly Coville

Central Director - Mark Lidman

At Large - Jeff Decker

At Large - Raleigh Mayer

At-Large - John William Thomas

At-Large - Jane Serues

Executive Director - Henley Gabeau

 

 

1993-94

President - Carl Sniffen

Vice President - Michael Hughes

Eastern Director - Joyce Rankin

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Bill Marable

Central Director - Judy Tillapaugh

Secretary/Treasurer - Steve Darr, CPA

At Large - Elizabeth Philips

At Large - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Karen Jacobson

At-Large - Mike Cook

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

 

1998-99

President - Don Kardong

Vice President - Carl Sniffen

Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff Hollister

Eastern Director - Freddi Carlip

Western Director - Laura Kulsik

Southern Director - Beverly Coville

Central Director - Mark Lidman

At Large - Jeff Decker

At Large - Raleigh Mayer

At-Large - John William Thomas

At-Large - Jane Serues

Executive Director - Henley Gabeau

 

1994-95

President - Carl Sniffen

Vice President - Michael Hughes

Eastern Director - Freddi Carlip

Western Director - Nancy Hobbs

Southern Director - Bill Marable

Central Director - Judy Tillapaugh

Secretary/Treasurer - Steve Darr

At Large - Elizabeth Philips

At Large - Jerry Kokesch

At-Large - Karen Jacobson

At-Large - Mike Cook

Executive Director - Henley Gibble (Gabeau)

 

 

1999-2000

President - Don Kardong

Vice President - Freddi Carlip

Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff Hollister

Eastern Director - Everett Moulton

Western Director - Tom Moore

Southern Director - Beverly Coville

Central Director - Mark Lidman

At Large - Jeff Decker

At Large - Nancy Hobbs

At-Large - John William Thomas

At-Large - Larry Rawson

Executive Director - Henley Gabeau

 

The Years 2001-2010

 

2000-2001

President - Freddi Carlip

Vice President - Beverly Coville

Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff Hollister

Eastern Director - Everett Moulton

Western Director - Po Adams

Southern Director - Scott Christopher

Central Director - Mark Lidman

At Large - Mike Cook

At Large - Patrick T. Henry

At-Large - John William Thomas

At-Large - Susan Harmeling

Executive Director - Henley Gabeau

 

 

2005-2006

President - Bee McLeod

Vice President - Tom Downing

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Brent Ayer

Western Director - Lisa Paige

Southern Director - Chuck George, Ken Bendy

Central Director - Beth Onines

At Large - John Farrow

At Large - David Williams

At-Large - David Epstein

At-Large - Bob Holmes

Executive Director - Becky Lambros, Jean Knaack

 

 

2001-2002

President - Freddi Carlip

Vice President - Beverly Coville

Secretary/Treasurer - Tom Fort

Eastern Director - Everett Moulton

Western Director - Po Adams

Southern Director - Scott Christopher, Kim Ottaviani

Central Director - Mark Lidman

At Large - Mike Cook

At Large - Jim Stasaitis

At-Large - John Calotta

At-Large - Susan Harmeling

Executive Director - Henley Gabeau, David Dobrzynski

 

2006-2007

President - Bee McLeod

Vice President - Tom Downing

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Brent Ayer

Western Director - Lisa Paige

Southern Director -Ken Bendy

Central Director - Beth Onines

At Large - John Farrow

At-Large - David Epstein

At-Large - Bob Holmes

Executive Director - Jean Knaack

 

 

2002-2003

President - Freddi Carlip

Vice President - Beverly Coville

Secretary/Treasurer - Tom Fort

Eastern Director - Mike Slonaker

Western Director - Lisa Paige

Southern Director - Tom Downing

Central Director - Joe Seeley

At Large - John Farrow

At Large - Bee Andrews

At-Large - David Epstein

At-Large - Rich Kenah

Executive Director - David Dobrzynski, Ed Demoney (Interim)

 

 

2007-2008

President - Bee McLeod

Vice President - Tom Downing

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Brent Ayer

Western Director - David Epstein

Southern Director - Ken Bendy

Central Director - Beth Onines

At-Large - Lisa Paige (Secretary)

At-Large - Bob Holmes

Executive Director - Jean Knaack

 

 

2003-2004

President - Freddi Carlip

Vice President - Beverly Coville

Secretary/Treasurer - Tom Fort

Eastern Director - Mike Slonaker

Western Director - Lisa Paige

Southern Director - Tom Downing

Central Director - Joe Seeley

At Large - John Farrow

At Large - Bee Andrews

At-Large - David Epstein

At-Large - Rich Kenah

Executive Director - Ed Demoney (Interim)

 

 

2008-2009

President - Brent Ayer

Vice President - David Cotter

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Mark Grandonico

Western Director - David Epstein

Southern Director - Ken Bendy

Central Director - Mitch Garner

At-Large - Lisa Paige (Secretary)

At-Large - Bob Holmes

Executive Director - Jean Knaack

 

 

2004-2005

President - Bee Andrews

Vice President - Tom Downing

Secretary/Treasurer - Todd Neville

Eastern Director - Brent Ayer

Western Director - Lisa Paige

Southern Director - David Samuel

Central Director - Beth Onines

At Large - John Farrow

At-Large - David Epstein

At-Large - David Williams

Executive Director - Ed Demoney (Interim), Becky Lambros

 

 

2009-2010

President - Brent Ayer

Vice President - David Cotter

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Mark Grandonico

Western Director - David Epstein

Southern Director - Lena Hollmann

Central Director - Mitch Garner

At-Large - Dan Edwards (Secretary)

At-Large - Kelly "K2" Richards

Executive Director - Jean Knaack

 


The Years 2010 -

 

2010-2011

President - Brent Ayer

Vice President - David Cotter

Secretary/Treasurer - Dennis Novak

Eastern Director - Mark Grandonico

Western Director - David Epstein

Southern Director - Lena Hollmann

Central Director - Mitch Garner

At-Large - Dan Edwards (Secretary)

At-Large - Kelly "K2" Richards

Executive Director - Jean Knaack