2014 Frank Thorp V
2013 Lisa Desjardins
2012 John Wallace
2011 Jay McMichael
2010 Peter Slen
2009 Linda J. Scott
2008 Heather Dahl
2007 Steve Chaggaris
2006 Brian Wilson
2005 Mike Viqueira
2004 Dave McConnell
2003 Joe Johns
2002 Annie Tin
2001 Evelyn L. Thomas
2000 Lew Ketcham
1999 John Nolen
1998 Jim Mills
1997 Vic Ratner
1996 Terry Murphy
1995 Kenan Block
1994 William Headline
1993 Brian Lockman
1992 Carolyn Gorman
1991 Thelma LeBrecht
1990 Brian Wilson
1989 Linda Taira

1988 Dan Scanlon
1987 Ann Compton
1986 Phil Jones
1985 Charles Gibson
1984 Jon Bascom
1983 Gene Gibbons
1982 Carole Simpson
1981 Cokie Roberts
1980 Marya McLaughlin
1979 Phil Jones
1978 Joseph Benton
1977 Paul Duke
1976 Robert F. Foster
1975 William Greenwood
1974 Marya McLaughlin
1973 Frank J. Jordan
1972 Robert E. Clark
1971 Joseph F. McCaffrey
1970 Charles Warren
1969 Roger Mudd
1968 Robert K. McCormick
1967 John F. Lynch
1966 J.W. Roberts
1965 Stephen J. McCormick
1964 Wells Church
1963 William B. Monroe, Jr.

1962 Robert H. Fleming
1961 Ann M. Corrick
1960 Lewis W. Shollenberger
1960 David Brinkley
1959 Julian Goodman
1958 Edward P. Morgan
1957 Robert F. Hurleigh
1956 Joseph F. McCaffrey
1955 William Costello
1954 Richard Harkness
1953 Martin Agronsky
1952 Hollis M. Seavey
1951 Willard R. Shadel
1950 William R. McAndrews
1949 Elmer Davis
1948 Albert L. Warner
1947 William M. Henry
1946 Rex R. Goad
1945 Richard Harkness
1944 Earl Godwin
1943 Eric Sevaried
1942 Fred W. Morrison
1941 H.R. Baukhage
1940 Albert L. Warner
1939 Fulton Lewis, Jr.