Past WPA Presidents

Since 1978, the Council of Writing Program Administrators has had these presidents: 

Past WPA Presidents / Years Served

  • Harvey Wiener (1979-1985)
  • Winifred Horner (1985-1986)
  • Linda Peterson (1987-1988)
  • Lynn Z. Bloom (1989-1990)
  • Ben McClelland (1991-1992)
  • Barbara Cambridge (1993-1994)
  • Charles Schuster (1995-1996)
  • Theresa Enos (1997-1998)
  • Doug Hesse (1999-2000)
  • Kathleen Blake Yancey (2001-2002)
  • Chris Anson (1/2003 - 6/2005)
  • Shirley K Rose (7/2005 - 6/2007)
  • Joseph Janangelo (7/2007-6/2009)
  • Linda Adler-Kassner (7/2009-6/2011)
  • Duane Roen (7/2011-6/2013)
  • Rita Malenczyk (7/2013-6/2015)
  • Susan Miller-Cochran (7/2015-6/2017)