Founders and Past Presidents

Society Charter Members

Hugo G. Beigel, Ph.D.
Harry Benjamin, M.D.
Albert Ellis, Ph.D.
Henry Guze, Ph.D.
Hans Lehfeldt, M.D.
Robert V. Sherwin, L.L.B.

Society Presidents

Albert Ellis, Ph.D. (1958-1960)
Christopher Tietze, M.D. (1960-1962)
Hans Lehfeldt, M.D. (1962-1964)
Henry Guze, Ph.D. (1964-1966)
Wardell Pomeroy, Ph.D. (1966-1968)
Richard D. Amelar, M.D. (1968-1970)
Jack Lippes, M.D. (1970-1972)
John Money, Ph.D. (1972-1974)
Richard Green, M.D. (1974-1977)
Leah C. Schaefer, Ed.D. (1978-1979)
William E. Hartman, Ph.D. (1979-1980)
Ira L. Reiss, Ph.D. (1980-1981)
Vern L. Bullough, Ph.D. (1981-1983)
Joseph LoPiccolo, Ph.D. (1983-1984)
Clive M. Davis, Ph.D. (1984-1985)
Elizabeth R. Allgeier, Ph.D. (1985-1986)
David P. McWhirter, M.D. (1986-1987)
Donald L. Mosher, Ph.D. (1987-1988)
Kenneth D. George, Ed.D. (1988-1989)
Eli Coleman, Ph.D. (1989-1990)
Marilyn Story, Ph.D. (1990-1991)
Donn Byrne, Ph.D. (1991-1992)
Pepper Schwartz, Ph.D. (1992-1993)
William Yarber, H.S.D. (1993-1994)
Naomi McCormick, Ph.D. (1994-1995)
Richard Keeling, M.D. (1995-1996)
Charlene Muehlenhard, Ph.D. (1996-1997)
Stephanie A. Sanders, Ph.D. (1997-1998)
Elaine Hatfield, Ph.D. (1998-1999)
Janet Shibley Hyde, Ph.D. (1999-2000)
Michael Wallis Ross, Ph.D. (2000-2001)
Milton Diamond, Ph.D. (2001-2002)
Beverly Whipple, Ph.D. (2002-2003)
Andrew Mattison, Ph.D. (2003-2004)
Walter Bockting, Ph.D. (2004-2005)
Patricia Koch, Ph.D. (2005-2007)
Suzanne Frayser, Ph.D. (2007-2008)
Konstance McCaffree, Ph.D. (2008-2009)
Herb Samuels, Ph.D.(2009-2010)
Konstance McCaffree, Ph.D. (2010-2011)
Bean Robinson, Ph.D. (2011-2012)
Jean Levitan, Ph.D. (2012-2013)
Michael Reece, Ph.D. (2013-2014)
Osmo Kontula, Ph.D. (2014-2015)
Terry Humphreys, Ph.D. (2015-2017)