Our Founders and Presidents

Founders

#160-2Chapter #160 was organized by Mrs. James S. Rhoades (Helen) on September 1, 1972 in Naples, Florida.  Helen was a charter member of the Tokyo Founding Chapter of Ikebana International.

We are fortunate to have one of our Charter and honorary members still with us, Rose Smogyi.

Our Presidents – Past and Present
1971-72Mrs. James Rhoades*1993-95Peg Dunwiddie
1972-74Mrs. Wm. MacLean*1995-97Merle Bauser
1974-75Mrs. Allen Mott*1997-99Jenny Duffy
1975-76Mrs. James Rhoades*1999-01Martha Dykman
1976-1977Mrs. Alex Baptie*2001-02Merle Bauser
1977-78Mrs. Phillip Francoeur*2002-04Mary Ludington*
1979-81Mrs. William Feley*2004-05Isabelle Staffeldt
1981-83Mrs. John Groves*2005-07Maureen Klingman
1983-85Mrs. Richard Moran*2007-09Stephanie English
1985-87Mrs. Joseph Radke*2009-11Roseanne Brandon
1987-88Mrs. Lamar Kidwell*2011-13Marcia Norberg
1988-89Mrs. Alex Baptie*2013-15Kathleen Hawryluk
1989-91Mrs. F. Fradenburgh2015-17Nancy Peterson
1991-93Mrs. Frank King2017-19Christy Mintz