Past Presidents

NYS TESOL Past Presidents:  1970-2019

Juliet Luther
2019
Strategies for Success: Supporting English / Multilingual Learners in All Learning Environments
White Plains

Ravneet Parmar
2018
Experience:  The Heart of Teaching and Learning
Albany
Anne Henry
2017
Empathy in Action: Social Pedagogy and Public Advocacy for English Language Learners
Melville
Sarah Elia
2016
Collaboration in the Classroom and Beyond
Syracuse

Robin Finnan-Jones
2015
Emerging Global Literacies in Language and Technology
White Plains
Susanne Marcus
2014
Empowering ELLs: Equity, Engagement, Enrichment
Albany

2013
The Core of TESOL:  Curriculum, Communication and Collaboration
White Plains

Rebekah Johnson
2012
Many Voices, Multiple Pathways to English Language Learning Success

Nanette Dougherty
2011
Enhancing English Leaning: Connecting Communities Through Collaboration - Melville
Connie E. Dziombak
2010
Forty Years and Forward: Responding to Change Through Innovation - Albany

Fran Olmos
2009
Critical Literacy: Opening Words and Worlds to English Language Learners - White Plains
Cornelia Randolph
2008
Understanding Language, Condition, and Language Learners - Buffalo

Joanne Beard
2007
Technology: The Language that Brings Us Together - White Plains
Terri Brady-Mendez
2006
Getting to the Core: Language and Content - Saratoga

Daria DePiro
2005
In Diversity is Unity - New York City
George J. Morris
2004
Celebrating Language and Culture - Syracuse

Elke Apelbaum Savoy
2003
One World: Now Closer than Ever - Rye Brook
Diana Segovia
2002
Making Every Student Count - Saratoga
Cynthia Wiseman
2001
Language Testing Matters: Make It Count - Rye Brook
Anne V. Martin
2000
Celebrating NYS TESOL: Making A Difference 1970-2000 - Rochester



Carol Janda
1999
Investing in Language - Melville
Marian Blaber
1998
Humanism in ESL: Engaging the Whole Person in the Joy of Learning - Buffalo

George Morris
1997
Toward the New Millennium: Tools, Techniques, and Technologies - Rye Brook
Ann C. Wintergerst
1996
Clearing the Hurdles in the Classroom and the Community - Saratoga
Patricia Forton
1995
Launching the Stars of the Future - New York City
Annette Shideler
1994
The American Quilt: Celebrating Our Diversity - Uniondale
Len Fox
1993
Education Unites the World - Syracuse

Carol E. Pertchik
1992
Respecting Diversity: Honoring Tradition - Rye Brook 
Margo A. Sampson
1991
Educating the Whole Person for the Whole World: A Capital Idea - Albany
John L. Balbi
1990
Beacons for Student Success: Equity, Cooperation, Excellence - Melville
Anna Marie Carrillo
1989
The Professional Challenge: Teachers Setting the Agenda - Rochester
Nancy S. Dunetz
1988
Exploring Assumptions, Exploding Myths - Tarrytown 
James A. Lydon
1987
Realizing the Dream - Buffalo
Fay Pallen
1986
Keepers of the Torch - New York City
Eric Nadelstern
1985
Threshold to TESOL 2000 - Syracuse
James E. Weaver
1984
Waves - Tarrytown
Marla Mastandrea
1983
Where Have All the Methods Gone? - Smithtown
Richard Quintanilla
1982
Albany
Nancy Frankfort
1981
Rochester
Joan Donnelly
1980
New York City
John Fanselow
1979
Connecting - Buffalo
Jeanette D. Macero
1978
Celebrating Languages - Lake Placid
Alice Perlman
1977
New Approaches, New Methods, New Attitudes - Grossinger's
Mary E. Hines
1976
Languages in Education - Albany
Frank Friuli
1975
Awareness: A Whole Person Approach to Language Learning - Rochester
Carmen A. Perez
1974
Multiculturalism - Syracuse
Darlene Larson
1973
Grossingers
Celia Belform
1972
Grossingers
Harvey Nadler
1971
New York City