Presidents of the Georgia Historical Society

Years

President

1839-1841 John M. Berrien
1841-1854 James M. Wayne
1854-1856 James M. Berrien
1856-1862 James M. Wayne
1862-1864 Charles S. Henry
1864-1867 Stephen Elliott
1867-1868 John Stoddard
1868-1873 Edward J. Harden
1873-1874 George W. J. DeRenne
1874-1899 Henry Rootes Jackson
1899-1900 John Screven
1900-1907 George Anderson Mercer
1907-1914 Alexander Rudolph Lawton
1914-1919 William W. Mackall
1919-1920 Alexander R. Lawton
1920-1922 Andrew J. Cobb
1922-1931 W.W. Gordon
1931-1937 T.M. Cunningham
1937 Leonard L. Mackall
1937-1938 A.B. Lovett
1938-1941 J. Randolph Anderson
1941-1944 Alexander R. MacDonnell
1944-1945 Gordon Saussy
1945-1952 Alexander A. Lawrence
1952-1961 Walter c. Hartridge
1961-1963 Herman E. Collidge
1963-1964 Lester Karow
1964-1966 Thomas H. Gignilliat
1966-1968 Alexander A. Lawrence
1968-1970 J. Frederick Waring
1970-1974 Albert S. Britt, Jr.
1974-1978 Malcolm Bell
1978-1980 Hugh Hill
1980-1984 B.H. Levy, Sr.
1984-1988 William Gabard
1988-1990 Robert V. Martin
1990-1994 Roger K. Warlick
1994-1996 Howard Morrison Jr.
1996-2000 Lisa L. White
2000-2002 Kay T. Hightower
2002-2004 Laurie K. Abbott
2004-2006 Grace G. Phillips
2006-present W. Todd Groce

 

Chairmen of the Georgia Historical Society

2006
Donald Kole

2008
Bill Jones III

2012
Robert L. Brown

2014
Robert S. Jepson, Jr.

2016
Vincent J. Dooley

2018
Walter “Sonny” Deriso

2020
Thomas Holder