2019-2020-

2018-2019-Michael Toepper

2017-2018-Patti McKerchie

2016-2017-Nova Sipe

2015-2016-Brian Goldstein

2014-2015-Theodore Gaffin +

2013-2014-Katie Paulson

2012-2013 Dean Gibboney

2011-2012-Benny Benson

2010-2011-Thomas Hogan






1999-2000-Rod Salmi

1998-1999-Bob McCleery

1997-1998-Ted Ledbetter

1998-1997-Jim Burkle

1995-1996-Theodore Gaffin *

1994-1995 Deyo Swartz Jr. +

1993-1994-David Godley

1992-1994-Martin Peterson +

1991-1992-Joe Elfante

1990-1991-Ray Loebe

2009-2010-Randy Shouse

2008-2009-James Smith +

2007-2008-John Townsend +

2006-2007 William Mouw +

2005-2006 Jim Pekny +

2004-2005-Esthermarie Hillman + *

2003-2004-Thomas Hill + *

2002-2003-Tommy Vaughn + *

2001-2002-Sandy Williams+ *

2000-2001-Michael Whiting

Past Leadership of the Arizona District Optimist International

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+ denotes they were a Distinguished Governor

*denotes they also served as an International Vice President

1989-1990-Ron Adair

1988-1989-Robert Holiday

1986-1987-Jack Nuyttens

1986-1987-Stan Dombroski First Year Governor Pin Available

1985-1986-Victor Jacobsen +

1984-1985-Ken Johnson + *

1983-1984-James C Roberts +

1982-1983-Michael R. Ulichny

1981-1982-Richard Burton

1980-1981-Ronald Hochrine + *