ACA Presidents

1952-1953 - Robert Shaffer
1953-1954 - Donald E. Super (deceased)
1954-1955 - Donald E. Kitch (deceased)
1955-1956 - Mary (Corre) Foster (deceased)
1956-1957 - Clifford P. Foster (deceased)
1957-1958 - Frank M. Fletcher (deceased)
1958-1959 - Walter F. Johnson (deceased)
1959-1960 - Dugald S. Arbuckle
1960-1961 - Daniel D. Feder (deceased)
1961-1962 - Edward C. Roeber (deceased)
1962-1963 - C.C. Dunsmoor (deceased)
1963-1964 - Willis E. Dugan (deceased)
1964-1965 - Harold F. Cottingham (deceased)
1965-1966 - C. Winfield Scott (deceased)
1966-1967 - Kenneth B. Hoyt (deceased)
1967-1968 - Edmund G. Williamson (deceased)
1968-1969 - Gail F. Farwell
1969-1970 - Merle M. Ohlsen
1970-1971 - Ralph F. Berdie (deceased)
1971-1972 - Garry R. Walz
1972-1973 - Donna R. Chiles
1973-1974 - Bruce Shertzer
1974-1975 - S. Norman Feingold (deceased)
1975-1976 - Thelma T. Daley
1976-1977 - George M. Gazda
1977-1978 - Norman C. Gysbers
1978-1979 - Betty E. Knox
1979-1980 - Mary Finn Maples
1980-1981 - Thomas J. Sweeney
1981-1982 - Louise B. Forsyth (deceased)
1982-1983 - Helen R. Washburn
1983-1984 - Edwin L. Herr
1984-1985 - Jean A. Thompson
1985-1986 - Rose A. Cooper
1986-1987 - David Capuzzi
1987-1988 - Brooke B. Collison
1988-1989 - Robert J. Nejedlo
1989-1990 - Sunny Hansen
1990-1991 - Jane E. Myers
1991-1992 - Marianne H. Mitchell
1992-1993 - Lee J. Richmond
1993-1994 - Beverly J. O'Bryant
1994-1995 - Doris Rhea Coy
1995-1996 - Joyce M. Breasure
1996-1997 - Gail P. Robinson
1997-1998 - Courtland C. Lee
1998-1999 - Loretta J. Bradley
1999-2000 - Donna Ford
2000-2001 - Judy Lewis
2001-2002 - Jane Goodman
2002-2003 - David Kaplan
2003-2004 - Mark Pope
2004-2005 - Samuel T. Gladding
2005-2006 - Patricia Arredondo
2006-2007 - Marie A. Wakefield
2007-2008 - Brian S.Canfield
2008-2009 - Colleen R. Logan
2009-2010 - Lynn E. Linde
2010-2011 - Marcheta Evans
2011-2012 - Don W. Locke
2012-2013 - Bradley T. Erford
2013-2014 - Cirecie A. West-Olatunji

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ACA Partners With HRC to Support LGBTQ Youth

by Amber McLaughlin | Nov 18, 2013
The National Education Association (NEA) and the American Counseling Association (ACA) have become Co-Presenting Conference Partners at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s inaugural Time To THRIVE Conference – supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth.
The national conference, which will take place in February, is for educators and other youth-serving professionals and will build awareness and cultural competency, offer best practices, and deliver resources from leading experts working on behalf of LGBTQ youth.  The NEA is the nation’s largest professional organization, representing 3 million members in education; and the ACA is the largest association representing professional counselors in various practice settings. 

Read full press release here.