NCARB has been led by 80 presidents since 1920. Each NCARB President chairs the Board of Directors for a one-year term beginning on July 1.

1920-22 - Emil Lorch, FAIA, Michigan

1923-24 - Arthur Peabody, FAIA, Wisconsin

1925 - Miller I. Kast, FAIA, Pennsylvania

1926-27 - W. H. Lord, FAIA, North Carolina

1928 - George D. Mason, FAIA, Michigan

1929-30 - Clarence W. Brazer, AIA, Pennsylvania

1931-32 - James M. White, FAIA, Illinois

1933 - A. L. Brockway, FAIA, New York

1933 - A. M. Edelman, AIA, California

1934-35 - Joseph W. Holman, AIA, Tennessee

1936-37 - Charles Butler, FAIA, New York

1938-39 - William L. Perkins, AIA, Iowa

1940-41 - Mellen C. Greeley, FAIA, Florida

1942-44 - Louis J. Gill, FAIA, California

1945-46 - Solis Seiferth, FAIA, Louisiana

1947-49 - Warren D. Miller, FAIA, Indiana

1950 - Clinton H. Cowgill, FAIA, Virginia

1951 - Roger C. Kirchoff, AIA, Wisconsin

1952-53 - Charles E. Firestone, FAIA, Ohio

1954-55 - Fred L. Markham, FAIA, Utah

1956-58 - Edgar H. Berners, FAIA, Wisconsin

1959-60 - Walter F. Martens, FAIA, West Virginia

1961 - A. Reinhold Melander, FAIA, Minnesota

1962 - Chandler C. Cohagen, FAIA, Montana

1963 - Paul W. Drake, FAIA, New Jersey

1964 - Ralph O. Mott, FAIA, Arkansas

1965 - C. J. “Pat” Paderewski, FAIA, California

1966 - Earl L. Mathes, AIA, Louisiana

1967 - George F. Schatz, FAIA, Ohio

1968-69 - Howard T. Blanchard, FAIA, Kansas

1970 - Dean L. Gustavson, FAIA, Utah

1971 - William J. Geddis, FAIA, Massachusetts

1972 - Daniel Boone, FAIA, Texas

1973 - Thomas J. Sedgewick, FAIA, Michigan

1974 - E. G. Hamilton, FAIA, Texas

1975 - John (Mel) O’Brien Jr., AIA, Tennessee

1976 - William C. Muchow, FAIA, Colorado

1977 - Charles A. Blondheim Jr., FAIA, Alabama

1978 - Paul H. Graven, FAIA, Wisconsin

1979 - Lorenzo D. Williams, FAIA, Minnesota

1980 - John R. Ross, FAIA, California

1981 - Dwight M. Bonham, FAIA, Kansas

1982 - Thomas H. Flesher Jr., AIA, Oklahoma

1983 - Sid Frier, FAIA, Arkansas

1984 - Ballard H. T. Kirk, FAIA, Ohio

1985 - Robert E. Oringdulph, FAIA, Oregon

1986 - Theodore L. Mularz, FAIA, Colorado

1987 - Robert L. Tessier, FAIA, Massachusetts

1988 - Walter T. Carry, FAIA, Georgia

1989 - George B. Terrien, NCARB, Maine

1990 - Herbert P. McKim, FAIA, North Carolina

1991 - Charles E. Garrison, FAIA, Illinois

1992 - Robert H. Burke Jr., AIA, Florida

1993 - Harry G. Robinson III, FAIA, District of Columbia

1994 - Robert A. Fielden, FAIA, Nevada

1995 - Homer L. Williams, FAIA, Missouri

1996 - Richard W. Quinn, FAIA, Connecticut

1997 - Darrell L. Smith, FAIA, Oregon

1998 - Ann R. Chaintreuil, FAIA, New York

1999 - Susan May Allen, FAIA, Indiana

2000 - Joseph P. Giattina Jr., FAIA, Alabama

2001 - Peter Steffian, FAIA, Massachusetts

2002 - C. William Bevins, FAIA, West Virginia

2003 - C. Robert Campbell, FAIA, New Mexico

2004 - Robert A. Boynton, FAIA, Virginia

2005 - Frank M. Guillot, FAIA, Vermont

2006 - H. Carleton Godsey, FAIA, Kentucky

2007 - Robert E. Luke, FAIA, Mississippi

2008 - Douglas K. Engebretson, FAIA, Massachusetts

2009 - Gordon E. Mills, FAIA, Iowa

2010 - Andrew W. Prescott, AIA, Maryland

2011 - Kenneth J. Naylor, FAIA, Utah

2012 - Scott C. Veazey, AIA, Indiana

2013 - Ronald B. Blitch, FAIA, Louisiana

2014 - Blakely C. Dunn, FAIA, Arkansas

2015 - Dale McKinney, FAIA, Iowa

2016 - Dennis S. Ward, FAIA, South Carolina

2017 - Kristine A. Harding, FAIA, NCARB

2018 - Gregory L. Erny, FAIA, NCARB, Hon. FCARM