2016-17

Terry McAuliffe, Virginia

2015-16

Gary Herbert, Utah

2014-15

John Hickenlooper, Colorado

2013-14

Mary Fallin, Oklahoma

2012-13

Jack Markell, Delaware

2011-12

Dave Heineman, Nebraska

2010-11

Chris Gregoire, Washington
*West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin III also served as NGA Chair for part of the 2010-2011 term.

2009-10

Jim Douglas, Vermont

2008-09

Edward Rendell, Pennsylvania

2007-08

Tim Pawlenty, Minnesota

2006-07

Janet Napolitano, Arizona

2005-06

Mike Huckabee, Arkansas

2004-05

Mark Warner, Virginia

2003-04

Dirk Kempthorne, Idaho

2002-03

Paul E. Patton, Kentucky

2001-02

John Engler, Michigan

2000-01

Parris N. Glendening, Maryland

1999-2000

Michael O. Leavitt, Utah

1998-99

Thomas R. Carper, Delaware

1997-98

George V. Voinovich, Ohio

1996-97

Bob Miller, Nevada

1995-96

Tommy G. Thompson, Wisconsin

1994-95

Howard Dean, M.D., Vermont

1993-94

Carroll A. Campbell Jr., South Carolina

1992-93

Roy Romer, Colorado

1991-92

John Ashcroft, Missouri

1990-91

Booth Gardner, Washington

1989-90

Terry E. Branstad, Iowa

1988-89

Gerald L. Baliles, Virginia

1987-88

John H. Sununu, New Hampshire

1986-87

Bill Clinton, Arkansas

1985-86

Lamar Alexander, Tennessee

1984-85

John Carlin, Kansas

1983-84

James R. Thompson, Illinois

1982-83

Scott Matheson, Utah

1981-82

Richard Snelling, Vermont

1980-81

George Busbee, Georgia

1979-80

Otis R. Bowen, M.D., Indiana

1978-79

Julian M. Carroll, Kentucky

1977-78

William G. Milliken, Michigan

1977

Reubin O'D. Askew, Florida

1976-77

Cecil D. Andrus, Idaho

1975-76

Robert D. Ray, Iowa

1974-75

Calvin L. Rampton, Utah

1973-74

Daniel J. Evans, Washington

1972-73

Marvin Mandel, Maryland

1971-72

Arch A. Moore Jr., West Virginia

1970-71

Warren E. Hearnes, Missouri

1969-70

John A. Love, Colorado

1968-69

Buford Ellington, Tennessee

1967-68

John A. Volpe, Massachusetts

1966-67

William L. Guy, North Dakota

1965-66

John H. Reed, Maine

1964-65

Grant Sawyer, Nevada

1963-64

John Anderson Jr., Kansas

1962-63

Albert D. Rosellini, Washington

1961-62

Wesley Powell, New Hampshire

1960-61

Stephen McNichols, Colorado

1959-60

J. Caleb Boggs, Delaware

1958-59

LeRoy Collins, Florida

1957-58

William G. Stratton, Illinois

1956-57

Thomas B. Stanley, Virginia

1955-56

Arthur B. Langlie, Washington

1954-55

Robert F. Kennon, Louisiana

1953-54

Dan Thornton, Colorado

1952-53

Allan Shivers, Texas

1951-52

Val Peterson, Nebraska

1950-51

Frank J. Lausche, Ohio

1949-50

Frank Carlson, Kansas

1949

William P. Lane Jr., Maryland

1948

Lester C. Hunt, Wyoming

1947-48

Horace A. Hildreth, Maine

1946-47

Milard F. Caldwell, Florida

1945-46

Edward Martin, Pennsylvania

1944-45

Herbert B. Maw, Utah

1943-44

Leverett Saltonstall, Massachusetts

1942-43

Herbert R. O'Conor, Maryland

1941-42

Harold E. Stassen, Minn.

1940-41

William H. Vanderbilt, Rhode Island

1939-40

Lloyd C. Stark, Missouri

1937-39

Robert L. Cochran, Nebraska

1936-37

George C. Peery, Virginia

1934-36

Paul V. McNutt, Indiana

1933-34

James Rolph Jr., California

1932-33

John G. Pollard, Virginia

1930-32

Norman S. Case, Rhode Island

1928-30

George H. Dern, Utah

1927-28

Adam McMullen, Nebraska

1925-27

Ralph O. Brewster, Maine

1924-25

E. Lee Trinkle, Virginia

1922-24

Channing H. Cox, Massachusetts

1919-22

William C. Sproul, Pennsylvania

1919

Henry J. Allen, Kansas

1918

Emerson C. Harrington, Maryland

1916-17

Arthur Capper, Kansas

1915-16

William Spry, Utah

1914-15

David I. Walsh, Massachusetts

1911-14

Francis E. McGovern, Wisconsin

1910

Augustus E. Wilson, Kentucky


At the initial meeting in 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt presided.