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THE PAST PRESIDENTS OF THE WASHINGTON BAR ASSOCIATION



President
Year(s) Served

1st
George E.C. Hayes
1925-1928
2nd
Sylvester McLaurin
1928-1930
3rd
Charles H. Houston
1930-1932
4th
Charles E. Robinson
1932-1933
5th
Augustus Gray
1933-1934
6th
Thurman L. Dodson
1934-1936
7th
William L. Houston
1936-1938
8th
Henry L. Johnson, Jr.
1938-1940
9th
James A. Cobb
1940-1942
10th
Richard L. Atkinson
1942-1944
11th
George A. Parker
1944-1946
12th
William A. Powell
1946-1948
13th
Maurice R. Weeks
1948-1950
14th
Leroy H. McGivney
1950-1952
15th
Joel D. Blackwell
1952-1954
16th
William S. Thompson
1954-1956
17th
George B. Parks
1956-1958
18th
DeLong Harris
1958-1960
19th
E. Lewis Farrell
1960-1962
20th
John D. Fauntleroy, Sr.
1962-1964
21st
Frederick H. Evans
1964-1966
22nd
James W. Cobb
1966-1968
23rd
Alexander Benton
1968-1970
24th
Bruce R. Harrison
1970-1972
25th
John McDaniel, Jr.
1972-1974
26th
Ruth Hankins-Nesbitt
1974-1976
27th
Melvin J. Washington
1976-1978
28th
J. Clay Smith, Jr.
1978-1980
29th
Thomas A. Duckenfield
1980-1982
30th
Iverson O. Mitchell, III
1982-1984
31st
John A. Turner, Jr.
1984-1986
32nd
Nathaniel H. Speights
1986-1988
33rd
Keith W. Watters
1988-1990
34th
Wendell W. Webster
1990-1991
35th
Belva D. Newsome
1991-1993
36th
Michael M. Hicks
1993-1995
37th
Ronald C. Crump
1995-1997
38th
Michael S. Rosier
1997-1999
39th
Donald A. Thigpen, Jr.
1999-2001
40th
Kim M. Keenan
2001-2003
41st
Felicia L. Chambers
2003-2005
42nd
Kevin D. Judd
2005-2007
43rd
Robert Bell
2007-2008
44th
Ronald C. Jessamy, Sr.
2008-2010
45th
Iris McCollum Green
2010-2012