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ASMD

Association of Science Museum Directors

ASSOCIATION OF SCIENCE MUSEUM DIRECTORS

OFFICER INFORMATION

FROM INCEPTION IN 1959 TO CURRENT

2017 President

Todd Boyette, Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Vice-President

Tonya Mathews, Michigan Science Center,Detroit, MI

Vice-President

Julie Stein, Burke Museum, Seattle, WA

Secretary/Treasurer

Joe Keiper,Virgina Museum of Natura History, Martinsville, VA

 

2016 President

Todd Boyette, Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapell Hill, NC

Vice-President

Tonya Matthews, Michigan Science Center, Detroit, MI

Vice-President

Sarah George, Natural History Museum of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Secretary/Treasurer

Joe Keiper, Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, VA

 

2015 President

Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

Todd Boyette, Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapell Hill, NC

Vice-President

Sarah George, Natural History Museum of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Secretary/Treasurer

Joe Keiper, Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, VA

 

2014

President

Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

Todd Boyette, Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapell Hill, NC

Vice-President

Sarah George, Natural History Museum of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Secretary/Treasurer

Amy Harris - University of Michigan Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor MI

 

2013

President

Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

Vice-President

Amy Harris - University of Michigan Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor MI

Vice-President

Todd Boyette, Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapell Hill, NC

Secretary/Treasurer

Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

 

2012

President

Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

Vice-President

Elizabeth Hartfield - Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Jackson MS

Vice-President

Amy Harris - University of Michigan Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor MI

Secretary/Treasurer

Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

 

2011

President

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

Vice-President

 Elizabeth Hartfield - Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Jackson MS

Vice-President

 Amy Harris - University of Michigan Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor MI

Secretary/Treasurer

 Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

 

2010

President

 Kate Bennett - Rochester Museum & Science Center, Rochester NY

Vice-President

 Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Elizabeth Hartfield - Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Jackson MS

Secretary/Treasurer

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2009

President

 Kate Bennett - Rochester Museum & Science Center, Rochester NY

Vice-President

 Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Elizabeth Hartfield - Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Jackson MS

Secretary/Treasurer

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2008

President

 Karl Hutterer - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara CA

Vice-President

 Doug Jones - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Bryan Tisdall - Science World British Columbia - Vancouver BC Canada

Secretary/Treasurer

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2007

President

 Karl Hutterer - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara CA

Vice-President

 David Chesebrough - COSI, Columbus OH

Vice-President

 Bryan Tisdall - Science World British Columbia - Vancouver BC Canada

Secretary/Treasurer

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2006

President

 Douglass McDonald - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati OH

Vice-President

 Doug Sharon - University of California Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, Berkeley CA

Vice-President

 Ellen Censky - Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, Norman OK

Secretary/Treasurer

 Bonnie W. Styles - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2005

President

 Douglass McDonald - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati OH

Vice-President

  Kate Bennett - Rochester Museum & Science Center, Rochester NY

Vice-President

 Ellen Censky - Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, Norman OK

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2004

President

 Douglass McDonald - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati OH

Vice-President

  Kate Bennett - Rochester Museum & Science Center, Rochester NY

Vice-President

 Ellen Censky - Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, Norman OK

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2003

President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

  Kate Bennett - Rochester Museum & Science Center, Rochester NY

Vice-President

 Douglass McDonald - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2002

President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

 Raylene Decatur - Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver CO

Vice-President

 David Brose - Schiele Museum of Natural History & Planetarium, Gastonia NC

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2001

President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

 Raylene Decatur - Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver CO

Vice-President

 David Brose - Schiele Museum of Natural History & Planetarium, Gastonia NC

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

2000

President

 Mick Hager - San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego CA

Vice-President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

 Kathryn Sullivan - COSI, Columbus OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1999

President

 Mick Hager - San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego CA

Vice-President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

 Kathryn Sullivan - COSI, Columbus OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1998

President

 Mick Hager - San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego CA

Vice-President

 Doug King - St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis MO

Vice-President

 Kathryn Sullivan - COSI, Columbus OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1997

President

 Betsy Bennett - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh NC

Vice-President

 Art Wolf - The High Desert Museum, Bend OR

Vice-President

 Evelyn Handler - California Academy of Science, San Francisco CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 R. Bruce McMillan - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1996

President

 James King - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 Betsy Bennett - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh NC

Vice-President

 Dennis Power - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1995

President

 James King - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 Betsy Bennett - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh NC

Vice-President

 Dennis Power - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1994

President

 James King - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 Betsy Bennett - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh NC

Vice-President

 Dennis Power - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1993

President

 Frank Talbot - National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Vice-President

 James King - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 J. Mary Taylor - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1992

President

 Frank Talbot - National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Vice-President

 J. Mary Taylor - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1991

President

 Frank Talbot - National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Vice-President

 J. Mary Taylor - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1990

President

 Frank Talbot - National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Vice-President

 J. Mary Taylor - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Vice-President

 Robert M. (Mac) West - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1989

President

 Thomas Peter Bennett - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

  Robert M. "Mac" West - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

Secretary/Treasurer

  Paul G. Heltne - Museum of the Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1988

President

 Thomas Peter Bennett - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Frank Talbot - California Academy of Science, San Francisco CA

Secretary/Treasurer

  Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1987

President

 Thomas Peter Bennett - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Frank Talbot - California Academy of Science, San Francisco CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1986

President

 Thomas Peter Bennett - Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville FL

Vice-President

 Frank Talbot - California Academy of Science, San Francisco CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Paul G. Heltne - Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago IL

 

1985

President

 Charles McLaughlin - San Diego Museum of Natural History, San Diego CA

Vice-President

 Thomas Peter Bennett - Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia PA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

 

1984

President

 Lorin Nevling - Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago IL

Vice-President

 Charles McLaughlin - San Diego Museum of Natural History, San Diego CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

 

1983

President

 Lorin Nevling - Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago IL

Vice-President

 Charles McLaughlin - San Diego Museum of Natural History, San Diego CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

 

1982

President

 Lorin Nevling - Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago IL

Vice-President

 Charles McLaughlin - San Diego Museum of Natural History, San Diego CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

 

 

 

1981

President

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Vice-President

 Louis Lemieux - National Museum of Natural Science, Ottawa ON Canada

Secretary/Treasurer

 Raymond Thompson - Arizona State Museum, Tucson AZ

 

 

1980

President

 Harold D. Mahan - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Vice-President

 Louis Lemieux - National Museum of Natural Science, Ottawa ON Canada

Secretary/Treasurer

 Raymond Thompson - Arizona State Museum, Tucson AZ

 

1979

President

 Craig C. Black - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 Hermann K. Bleibtreu - Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff AZ

Secretary/Treasurer

 Raymond Thompson - Arizona State Museum, Tucson AZ

 

1978

President

 Craig C. Black - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President

 Hermann K. Bleibtreu - Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff AZ

Secretary/Treasurer

 Raymond Thompson - Arizona State Museum, Tucson AZ

 

1977

President

 Robert N. Bowen - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

Vice-President

 Craig C. Black - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Hermann K. Bleibtreu - Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff AZ

 

1976

President

 Kenneth Starr - Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee WI

Vice-President

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

Secretary/Treasurer

 Robert N. Bowen - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

 

1975

President

 Kenneth Starr - Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee WI

Vice-President

 Donald G. Herold - The Charleston Museum, Charleston SC

Secretary/Treasurer

 Robert N. Bowen - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

 

1974

President

 George I. Quimby - Washington State Museum, Seattle WA

Vice-President

 Donald G. Herold - The Charleston Museum, Charleston SC

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1973

President

 Warren Wittry - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

Vice-President

 Joel N. Bloom - The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia PA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1972

President

 Warren Wittry - Cranbrook Institute of Science, Bloomfield Hills MI

Vice-President

 Joel N. Bloom - The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia PA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1971

President

 William Burns - San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego CA

Vice-President

 G. Carroll Lindsay - New York State Museum, Albany NY

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1970

President

 William Burns - Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio TX

Vice-President

 G. Carroll Lindsay - New York State Museum, Albany NY

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1969

President

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Vice-President

 J.L. Dickinson - Florida State Museum, Gainesville, FL

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1968

President

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Vice-President

 J.L. Dickinson - Florida State Museum, Gainesville, FL

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1967

President

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Vice-President

 J.L. Dickinson - Florida State Museum, Gainesville, FL

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1966

President

 William E. Sheele - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Vice-President

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Secretary/Treasurer

 Donald G. Herold - Davenport Public Museum, Davenport IA

 

1965

President

 William E. Sheele - Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Vice-President

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

Secretary/Treasurer

 Donald G. Herold - Davenport Public Museum, Davenport IA

 

1964

President

 Fred Hall - Buffalo Museum of Science, Buffalo NY

Vice-President/Membership

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1963

President

 Clark C. Evernham - San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego CA

Vice-PresidentMembership

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1962

President

 Clark C. Evernham - San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego CA

Vice-President/Membership

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1961

President

 Clark C. Evernham - San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego CA

Vice-President/Membership

 Hugo G. Rodeck - University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder CO

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1960

President

 Graham Netting - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President/Membership

 Clark C. Evernham - San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 Milton Thompson - Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL

 

1959

President

 Graham Netting - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA

Vice-President/Membership

 Clark C. Evernham - San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego CA

Secretary/Treasurer

 S. Dillon Ripley - Peabody Museum of Natural History, Memphis TN