Past Presidents

KAR Past Presidents

1923 - Barney J. Treacy, Lexington

1924 - C. Robert Peter, Louisville

1925/1926 - G.B. Swinebroad, Lancaster

1927 - W. Case Lowwill, Lexington

1928 - Bruce Hoblitzell, Louisville

1929 - R.A. Elam, Ashland

1930-35 - C. Ray Steinfort, Covington

1936 - John M. Seaton, Ashland

1937 - G.W. Ammerman, Jr., Covington

1938 - Maurice Dunn, Louisville

1939 - Elmer D. Hinkle, Lexington

1940 - Harry Goodman, Sr., Louisville

1941 - E.B. Gevedon, Ashland

1942 - Alfred Tennison, Newport

1943 - J.E. McDonogh, Louisville

1944 - Gene Ware, Covington

1945 - Elmer D. Hinkle, Lexington

1946 - Charles W. Long, Bowling Green

1947 - Paul F. Semonin, Jr., Louisville

1948 - Fred W. Staengle, Covington

1949 - D.T. Nickell, Ashland

1950 - John R. Carpenter, Louisville

1951 - John Bankemper, Newport

1952 - Ralph B. Farra, Louisville

1953 - Frank Schooler, Covington

1953/54 - J. Eugene Gilbert, Owensboro

1955 - Michael J. O'Day, Louisville

1956 - Wheeler Nickell, Ashland

1957 - Robert W. Crabtree, Lexington

1958 - Henry E. Pogue, Jr., Fort Thomas

1959 - Paul M. Kendall, Louisville

1960 - Raymond G. Fleming, Ashland

1961 - Morris McBride, Paducah

1962 - W. Boyd Roe, Shelbyville

1963 - Holmes F. Coats, Lexington

1964 - Chester E. Mason, Newport

1965 - Harry Rietze, Jr., Louisville

1966 - Bob Hunt, Bowling Green

1967 - Ralph T. Waldrop, Mayfield

1969 - Buddy Parker, Lexington

1970 - David P. Schoepf, Newport

1971 - Thomas C. Laswell, Jr., Owensboro

1972 - William P. Snyder, Louisville

1973 - Jack Rottgering, Paducah

1974 - Nat Sanders, Louisville

1975 - James W. True, Lexington

1976 - Don Tucker, Murray

1977 - R.D. Smith, Ashland

1978 - Charlie Murphy, Lexington

1979 - Joe Guy Hagan, Louisville

1980 - J.T. Graham, Bowling Green

1981 - Doug Gibson, Lexington

1982 - Don Blevins, Lexington

1983 - Wayne Thomas, Kenton-Boone

1984 - Bill Fazenbaker, Madisonville

1985 - Joseph Schiff, Louisville

1986 - Wade H. Jefferson III, Lexington

1987 - Jim Sewell, Frankfort

1988 - Jayne Cox, Lexington

1989 - Glenn Thomas, Old KY Home

1990 - Rick O. Baumgardner, Hardin Co.

1991 - Kenny Nealy, Bowling Green

1992 - Evelyn Pusateri, Louisville

1993 - Winston Wilson, Louisville

1994 - Jesse H. Kinman, Frankfort

1995 - William D. Bramble, Northern KY

1996 - Becky Murphy, Lexington

1997 - Linzie Craig, Shelbyville

1998 - John Weikel II, Louisville

1999 - John S. Davis, Paducah

2000 - Linda Moore, Paintsville

2001 - Portia Leftin, Northern KY

2002 - Fred Dent, Bowling Green

2003 - John Chandler, Cumberland Valley

2004 - Ken Warden, Ft. Thomas

2005 - Dot Miller, Elizabethtown

2006 - Carolyn Edwards, Lexington

2007 - Carl Tackett, Georgetown

2008 - Robert Damron, Pikeville

2009 - Jeffrey L. Smith, Crescent Springs

2010 - John W. Smither, Lexington

2011 - Tony Clark, Owensboro

2012 - Ann McDonald, Winchester

2013 - John T. May, Louisville