Leadership



AES Presidents 1960 to present


John Roberts (1960)
Ruth Underhill (1961)
Ward Goodenough (1962)
No name available (1963)
John W. Bennett (1964)
Catharine McClellan (1965)
Monroe Edmondson (1966)
Ernestine Friedl (1967)
Sidney Mintz (1968)
Walter Goldschmidt (1969-70)
Solon T. Kimball (1971)
John Murra (1972)
Helen Codere (1973)
Dorothy Keur (1974-5)
Edward Norbeck (1976)
William C. Sturtevant (1977)
Morton H. Fried (1978)
Harold C. Conklin (1979)
Richard F. Salisbury (1980)
David Mayberry-Lewis (1981)
Edward Bruner
June Helm
Keith Basso
Eugene Hammel
Sally Falk Moore
Louise Lamphere
Stephen Gudeman
Ellen Basso
Renato Rosaldo
Margery Wolf
Emily Martin
Susan Harding
Fred Myers
Catherine Lutz
Ida Susser
David Nugent
Jane Collins
Sally Merry
Carol Greenhouse
Hugh Gusterson (2015-2017)
Marc Edelman (2017-2019)
Jacqueline Solway (2019 -2021)



Earlier presidents (we welcome additions to this list)

  1. Charles West

1899-1900. Morris Jesup

  1. James Grant Wilson

1917-18. Pliny E Goddard

  1. Clark Wissler

1923-25. Elsie Clews Parsons

1928-29. Ruth Benedict

1942-43. Harry Shapiro

  1. Esther Goldfrank

1950-52. Charles Wagley