The following is the partial result of a recent research project to determine the finite history of our organization. You will see there are some gaps in names and information. If anyone has additional comments or fills on the following, please contact Cousin Bob at kw4rl@arrl.net.


Chairman/Board of Directors

1963-1968/NA
1969-WB4CBP/ Theodore R. "Ted" Wayne-(SK)/Miami, FL
1970-1974/NA
1975-1976/K4QJF/Hoke Williford-(SK)/Montgomery, AL
1977-1980/K4RMO/Maurice B. Wheeler/Norcross, GA
1981-WA4BAF/Mark Rannou-(SK)/Inverness, FL
1982-/NA
1983-1997/NZ4O/Charles "Chuck" Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL/Knoxville, TN
1998-1999/KM4LS/William R. "Bill" Ronay/Buckhead, GA
2000-2003/KO4WD:KW4RL/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
2004-KM4LS/William R. "Bill" Ronay/Buckhead, GA
2005-2006/KB4ILV/Jimmy Brunson/Port Wentworth, GA
2007-KB4VEL/Gerald Strong/Alcoa, TN
2008-2010/KB4ILV/Jimmy Brunson/Port Wentworth, GA
2011-KW4RL/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC


President

1963-1964/WA4JSU/Leroy S. Harris-(SK)/Griffin, GA
1965-1968/NA
1969/W4YPL(AA4EG)/Jessie R. "Ray" Haddaway/St. Petersburg, FL
1970-1971/WB4DRM/Howard McNeeley/Tavares, FL
1972-1973/NA
1974/W4VHR/James T. Boyd, Jr./Rockledge, FL
1975-1976/K4HJM/D. R. Allen/Anniston, AL
1977/K4AVO/William D. "Bill" Jordan/Bonifay, FL/(SK in office)
1977-1978/W4OTD/James H. "Hawk" Stoutemire-(SK)/Camilla, GA/(Elected 1/18/78)
1979-1980/WA4BAF/Mark Rannou-(SK)/Inverness, FL
1981-1982/WD4HXS/Charles (Chuck) Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL
1983/NZ4O/Charles (Chuck) Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL
1984/K4RMO/Maurice B. Wheeler/Norcross, GA
1985-1986/W8JRV/John McKinney/Sorrento, FL
1987-/KB4JPN/William R. "Bill" Ronay/Decatur, GA
1988-1989/K4LKY/John Wilson/Franklin, NC
1990-/AB4CS/Thomas Gunter/Conway, SC
1991-/W4IEK/Charles Kieth/St. Cloud, FL
1992-/K4IZO/Leonard Baines/Rockmart, GA
1993-/K4UTY/Henry Grubbs-(SK)/Perry, FL
1994-/N4GAP/Frank Durham/Soddy-Daisy, TN
1995-/K04WD/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
1996-/KM4FN/George Lewis/Cohutta, GA
1997-/KB2MMP/Jack Randle-(SK)/Timmonsville, SC
1998-/N4PYT/Idus NeSmith/Cochran, GA
1999-2000/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mount Olive, AL
2001-2002/ KB4ILV/James "Jimmy" Brunson/Pt. Wentworth, GA
2003/W4AYK/Eugene C. "Gene" Clark/Albany, GA
2004/KA4MXM/Richard Ivey-(SK)/Macon, GA
2005-/KT4UV/Roger "Dale" Tindell/Lorida, FL
2006-/KB4VEL/Gerald F. Strong/Alcoa, TN
2007-/WA3ZRV/Fred Moreland/Selbyville, DE


First Vice President/Net Manager

1963-1964/WA4FBZ/Dan Register/St. Mary's, GA
1965-1968/NA
1969/WB4DRM/Howard McNeeley/Tavares, FL
1970/W4THO/Joe Grey/Lake City, FL
1971-1974/NA
1975-1976/K4AVO/William D. "Bill" Jordan/Bonifay, FL
1977/WB4ZOM/Joseph F. "Fred" Bauman/Greenville, NC
1978/WA4BAF/Mark Rannou-(SK)/Inverness, FL
1979-1980/WA4DKC/Erlene S. Bowman/Murfreesboro, TN
1981/N4ALP/Kenneth Johnson/Casselberry, FL
1982/K4NLX/Dan Goddard-(SK)/Savannah, GA
1983-1984/KA4BPR/Fletcher Henderson/Dothan, AL
1985-1986/KB4JPN/William R. "Bill" Ronay/Decatur, GA
1987-/K4LKY/John Wilson/Franklin, NC
1988-1989/AB4CS/Thomas Gunter/Conway, SC
1990-/W4IEK/Charles Kieth/St. Cloud, FL
1991-/K4IZO/Leonard Baines/Rockmart, GA
1992-/K4UTY/Henry Grubbs-(SK)/Perry, FL
1993-/N4GAP/Frank Durham/Soddy-Daisy, TN
1994-/KO4WD/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
1995-/KM4FN/George Lewis/Cohutta, GA
1996-/AB4CS/Thomas Gunter/Conway, SC
1997-/N4PYT/Idus NeSmith/Cochran, GA
1998-/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mount Olive, AL
1999-/W4AYK/Eugene C. "Gene" Clark/Albany, GA
2000-/WA4IVU/Virgil "Mack" McNew, Jr.-(SK)/Cold Springs, KY
2001-/KE4VPD/George Young, Jr./Americus, GA
2002-/W4AYK/Eugene C. "Gene" Clark/Albany, GA
2003-/KA4MXM/Richard Ivey-(SK)/Macon, GA
2004-/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mount Olive, AL
2005-/KB4VEL/Gerald F. Strong/Alcoa, TN
2006-2007/AB4CS/Tom Gunter/Conway, SC
2008-/KB4VEL/Gerald F. Strong/Alcoa, TN


Second Vice President/Project Manager

1963-1968/NA
1969/W4GHR/John W. "Bill" Soehl/Sarasota, FL
1970/WA4ONZ/James A. Tew/Deland, Fl
1971/NA
1972/WA4ONZ/James A. Tew/Deland, FL
1973-1974/NA
1975-1976/WB4ZOM/Joseph F. "Fred" Bauman/Greenville, NC
1977-/W4OTD/James H. "Hawk" Stoutemire/Camilla, GA
1978-/WA4DKC/Erlene S. Bowman/Murfreesboro, TN
1979-1980/WD4HXS/Charles Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL
1981-/K4NLX/Dan Goddard-(SK)/Savannah, GA
1982-/A4BPR/Fletcher Henderson/Dothan, AL
1983-1984/K4FSR/Larry Goforth-(SK)/Lake Park, FL
1985-1986/WA4DNZ/Floyd Newton-(SK)/Jacksonville, FL
1987-/WB4IKA/Thomas Gunter/Conway, SC
1988-1989/W4IEK/Charles Kieth/St. Cloud, FL
1990-/K4IZO/Leonard Baines/Rockmart, GA
1991-/K4UTY/Henry Grubbs-(SK)/Perry, GA
1992-/N4GAP/Frank Durham/Soddy-Daisy, TN
1993-/KO4WD/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
1994-/KM4FN/George Lewis/Cohutta, GA
1995-/N4PYT/Idus NeSmith/Cochran, GA
1996-/KB2MMP/John R. "Jack" Randle, Sr.-(SK)/Timmonsville, SC
1997-/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mount Olive, AL
1998-/W4AYK/Eugene C. "Gene" Clark/Albany, GA
1999-/WA4IVU/Virgil "Mack" McNew, Jr.-(SK)/Cold Springs, KY
2000-/KB4ILV/James "Jimmy" Brunson/Port Wentworth, GA
2001-/KA4MXM/Richard Ivey, Sr.-(SK)/Macon, GA
2002-/WA4TPJ/Charles Baker, Sr./Rome, GA
2003-/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mt. Olive, AL
2004-/KT4UV/Roger "Dale" Tindell/Lorida, FL
2005-/WA3ZRV/Fred Moreland/Conway, SC
2006-2007/WA4TKM/William Robertson/Loris, SC
2008-2010/KW4RL/Bob Lenz/Murphy,NC
2011-/AF4EH/Elmer Hensley/Byron, GA
2014-/KE4TS/Jim Sooy/Murphy, NC


Secretary/Treasurer

1963-1964/WA4JBS/Kathleen Murray (Secretary)/Miami, FL
1963-1964/W4UOT/Jeff Whittaker (Treasurer)/Marietta, GA
1965/NA 1966/Rose M. Hadaway-(SK)/Location NA
1967-1968/NA
1969/W4BAV/Catherine H. Soehl-(SK)/Sarasota, FL
1970/K4BLM/Stan Offenhutter-(SK)/Miami, FL
1971-1973/NA
1974-1975/WB4URG/Gordon W. "Gordy" Tucker/Largo, FL
1976-1995/K5KDD/J. A. Willis-(SK)/Pascagoula, MS/(resigned 5/95)
1995-2002/K4MPY/Linda NeSmith/N. Charleston, SC (as of 5/95)
2002-2003/KW4RL/Bob Lenz/Murphy, NC (as of 10/02)
2004-2005/KB4ILV/Jimmy Brunson/Port Wentworth, GA
2006-2007/WA3ZRV/Fred Moreland/Conway, SC
2008-/N3EKW/Carl Beck/Spartanburg, SC


Chaplain

1963/Call NA/"Ludd"/Marianna, FL
1964-1968/NA
1969/WA4YRU/Chester "Chett" Plant/St. Petersburg, FL (now J'ksonville)
1970/W4CBS/Don Roberts/Milton, FL (now SEBRING,FL)
1971-1974/NA
1975-1979/K4EBN/Dave Fellows-(SK)/Leesburg, FL
1980-1984/K4INN/Gordon Walker-(SK)/Steinhatchee, FL
1985/WA4AXK/Howell Spees-(SK)/Boaz, KY
1986-1990/N4BXT/Fred Sumwalt-(SK)/Flat Rock, NC
1991/WA4AXK/Howell Spees-(SK)/Boaz, KY
1992-2012/W4GZK/F. Burt Vardeman/Atlanta, GA
2013-2014/N4ZUA/Roy Johnson/Ocala, FL
2014-WB4BMJ/Gary Howell/Kannapolis, NC (as of 4/16)


Asistant Chaplain

(Began in 2003)

2003/W4HEB/Harold Boyd/Louisa, KY
2004-2012/N4ZUA/Roy Johnson/Ocala, FL
2012-/KE4TS/Jim Sooy/Murphy, NC


Cousin of the Year/President's Award

(Began in 1975)

1974-1975/K4EBN/Dave Fellows-(SK)/Leesburg, FL
1975-1976/K4RMO/Maurice Wheeler/Norcross, GA
1976-1977/K4QJF/Hoke Williford-(SK)/Montgomery, AL
1977-1978/W4FCW/Dr. Charlie McArthur-(SK)/Cordele, GA
1978-1979/K5KDD/J. A. Willis/(SK)/Pascagoula, MS
1979-1980/WA4BAF/Mark Rannou-(SK)/Inverness, FL
1980-1981/K4HJM/D. R. Allen/Anniston, AL
1981-1982/WD4HXS(NZ4O)/Charles Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL
1982-1983/WD4AFT/Ruddy Parrish/Orlando, FL
1983-1984/W4AEP/Jessie Leach-(SK)/Orlando, FL
1984-1985/WA4DNZ/Floyd Newton-(SK)/Jacksonville, FL
1985-1986/K4LKY/John Wilson/Franklin, NC
1986-1987/N4ENZ/Elizabeth “Betty” Zimmerman-(SK)/Old Town, FL
1987-1988/WA4DTX/Berlin Fields-(SK)/Vine Grove, KY
1988-1989/N4GAP/Frank Durham/Soddy-Daisy, TN
1989-1990/KM4LS/William R. "Bill" Ronay/Decatur, GA
1990-1991/WA4AXK/Hal Spees-(SK)/Boaz, KY
1991-1992/K4LAF/Dan Thurman/Old Hickory, TN
1992-1993/KC4CDI/Lloyd Matthews-(SK)/Perry, FL
1993-1994/N4PYT/Idus NeSmith/Cochran, GA
1994-1995/K4IZO/Leonard Baines/Rockmart, GA
1995-1996/K1RWM/Clarence "Bud" Williamson/Foley, AL
1996-1997/KO4WD/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
1997-1998/K4AQB/Ernest C. J. "Mert" Mertins-(SK)/Moncks Corner, SC
1998-1999/K4MPY/Linda Sue NeSmith/N. Charleston, SC
1999-2000/W4GZK/F. Burt Vardeman/Atlanta, GA
2000-2001/AF4NB/DavidBaker/Mt. Sterling, KY
2001-2002/WA4GQS/Henry "Hank" Willmon/Mt. Olive, AL
2002-2003/KE4WWY/Joe Goebel/Hazard, KY
2003-2004/KB4ILV/Jimmy Brunson/Port Wentworth, GA
2004-2005/KB4VEL/Gerald F. Strong/Alcoa, TN
2005-2006/N4ZUA/Roy Johnson/Ocala, FLA
2006-2007/AB4CS/Tom Gunter/Conway, SC
2007-2008/KR4HN/Dick Sharp/Callahan, FL
2008-2009/W4AYK/Gene Clark/Albany, GA
2009-2010/KB8AMW/Al Deem/Germantown, Oh
2010-2011/KB4VEL/Gerald F. Strong/Alcoa, TN
2011-2012/N3EKW/Carl E. Beck/Spartanburg, SC
2012-2013/KE4TS/James C. Sooy/Murphy, NC
2013-2014/K4RMO/Maurice Wheeler/Norcross, GA
2014-2015/KW4RL/Robert "Bob" Lenz/Murphy, NC
2015-2016/WB4BMJ/Gary Howell/Kannapolis, NC


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