Rochester Academy of Science

Current and Past Presidentís List

The President of the RAS is elected for a one-year term of office, which runs from June 1st to June 1st of the following year.

  The President of the RAS is elected for a one-year term of office, which runs from June 1st to June 1st of the following year.

2011-2012 Jutta Siefert Dudley
2010-2011 Jutta Siefert Dudley
2009-2010 Stanley Spector
2008-2009 Stanley Spector
2007-2008 Stanley Spector
2006-2007 Matthew P. Sinacola
2005-2006 Matthew P. Sinacola
2004-2005 Matthew P. Sinacola
2003-2004 Matthew P. Sinacola
2002-2003 Matthew P. Sinacola
2001-2002 Matthew P. Sinacola
2000-2001 Matthew P. Sinacola
1999-2000 Matthew P. Sinacola
1998-1999 Matthew P. Sinacola
1997-1998 Matthew P. Sinacola (1961- )
1996-1997 Benarta Glickman
1995-1996 Benarta Glickman
1994-1995 Benarta Glickman
1993-1994 Benarta Glickman
1992-1993 Robert B. Cooper
1991-1992 Robert B. Cooper
1990-1991 Robert B. Cooper
1989-1990 Robert B. Cooper
1988-1989 Karen Riggs Pugh
1987-1988 Karen Riggs Pugh
1986-1987 Karen Riggs Pugh
1985-1986 Richard Hamell
1984-1985 Richard Hamell
1983-1984 Marion E. Schneider
1982-1983 Marion E. Schneider
1981-1982 Marion E. Schneider
1980-1981 William F. Coons
1979-1980 William F. Coons
1978-1979 William F. Coons
1977-1978 Elizabeth Y. Pixley
1976-1977 Elizabeth Y. Pixley
1975-1976 Elizabeth Y. Pixley
1974-1975 Mary Ann Sunderlin
1973-1974 Mary Ann Sunderlin
1972-1973 Frank A. Myers
1971-1972 Frank A. Myers
1970-1971 Dr. Clarence Gehris
1969-1970 Dr. Clarence Gehris
1968-1969 Dr. Neil S. Moon
1967-1968 Dr. Neil S. Moon
1966-1967 Stephen C. Weber
1965-1966 Stephen C. Weber
1964-1965 Ralph K. Dakin
1963-1964 Ralph K. Dakin
1962-1963 George T. Keene
1961-1962 George T. Keene
1960-1961 Joel T. Johnson
1959-1960 Joel T. Johnson
1958-1959 Joel T. Johnson
1957-1958 Henry C. Staehle
1956-1957 Henry C. Staehle
1955-1956 Reginald W. Hartwell
1954-1955 Edward T. Boardman
1953-1954 Dr. Babette I. Brown
1952-1953 Robert E. Stauffer
1951-1952 Robert J. Bloor ; 1st Vice Pres. Paul W. Stevens
1950-1951 Robert J. Bloor ; 1st Vice Pres. David E. Jensen
1949-1950 Robert L. Roudabush
1948-1949 Robert L. Roudabush
1947-1948 Sherman C. Bishop
1946-1947 Sherman C. Bishop ( -1951)


In 1946 the RAS by-laws were amended: Previous to this date the President and other officers were elected for one year terms of office, from January 1st to January 1st of the following year. Floyd C. Fairbanks served until June of 1946 when S.C. Bishop took office.

1945 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1944 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1943 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1942 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1941 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1940 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1939 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1938 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1937 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1936 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1935 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1934 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1933 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1932 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1931 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1930 Floyd C. Fairbanks
1929 William H. Boardman
1928 William H. Boardman
1927 Cogswell Bentley
1926 Cogswell Bentley
1925 F.W.C. Meyer
1924 F.W.C. Meyer
1923 F.W.C. Meyer
1922 F.W.C. Meyer
1921 George L. English
1920 George L. English
1919 George L. English ; 1st Vice Pres. Mr. Florus R. Baxter
1918 George H. Chadwick (Note term was finished by H. L. Fairchild)
1917 Mr. Florus R. Baxter
1916 Mr. Florus R. Baxter

October 23, 1916 RAS By-laws & Constitution revised (minor changes)

1915 Mr. Florus R. Baxter
1914 Victor J. Chambers ; F.R. Baxter
1913 Victor J. Chambers ; F.R. Baxter
1912 Victor J. Chambers ; F.R. Baxter
1911 ?
1910 Charles T. Howard ; F.R. Baxter
1909 Charles T. Howard
1908 Charles T. Howard
1907 Charles T. Howard
1906 Charles T. Howard
1905 Charles R. Summer
1904 Charles R. Summer
1903 Charles R. Summer / Charles Wright Dodge ?
1902 Charles Wright Dodge ; 1st Vice Chair, Charles R. Summer
1901 Herman Leroy Fairchild (1851-1943)
1900 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1899 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1898 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1897 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1896 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1895 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1894 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1893 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1892 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1891 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1890 Herman Leroy Fairchild
1889 Herman Leroy Fairchild

New By-laws & Constitution adopted on February 25, 1889

1888 Sylvanus A. Ellis
1887 Rev. N.M. Mann
1886 Adelbert Cronise
1885 Adelbert Cronise
1884 H. Franklin Atwood
1883 H. Franklin Atwood
1882 Rev. Myron Adams
1881 Rev. Myron Adams (1st President of the RAS)

 


This list was made by Matthew P. Sinacola from historical sources on file in the Rochester Academy of Sciences archives.Please note that this list is a work in progress.

Last updated December 1, 2012