Founders & Past Boards

Some of those who have helped make us what we are today

Founder: Steven Roesch (USA) 
First Publication Director: Nigel Wright (USA) 
Founding Members: Stéphane Brame (France), Susan Cooper (United Kingdom), Daniel Dumont (Belgium), Michael Frankis (United Kingdom), JRP van Hoey Smith (The Netherlands), Istvan Racz (Hungary), Stelian Radu (Romania).

Past Boards of Directors

2012-2015
Béatrice Chassé (President, International Oaks Editor)
Charles Snyers d'Attenhoven (Vice-President, Website Administrator)
Gert Fortgens (Secretary)
James Hitz (Treasurer)
Emily Griswold (Membership Director)
Shaun Haddock (Tour Director)
Allen Coombes (International Oaks Co-Editor)
Ryan Russell (Oak News & Notes Editor)
Roderick Cameron (Oak News & Notes International Editor, Website Editor)

2009-2012
Béatrice Chassé (President)
Charles Snyers d'Attenhoven (Vice-President, Website Administrator)
James Hitz (Secretary)
William Hess (Treasurer)
Rudy Light (Membership Director)
Dirk Benoit (Tour Director)
Allen Coombes (Development Director)
Guy Sternberg (International Oaks Editor)
Allan Taylor (Oak News & Notes Editor)

2006-2009
Allen Coombes (President)
Guy Sternberg (Vice President, International Oaks Co-Editor)
Béatrice Chassé (Secretary)
William Hess (Treasurer)
Richard Jensen (Membership Director)
Dirk Benoit (Propagation & Nursery)
Eike Jablonski (Promotion & Oak Collections)
Ron Lance (International Oaks Co-Editor)
Doug McCreary (Oak News & Notes Editor)

2003-2006
Eike Jablonski (President)
Allen Coombes (Vice President)
Ron Lance (Secretary,International Oaks Co-Editor)
William Hess (Treasurer)
Richard Jensen (Membership Director)
Guy Sternberg (International Oaks Co-Editor)
Doug McCreary (Oak News & Notes Editor)
Dorothy Holley
Thierry Lamant
Ana Mendoza

2000-2003
Ron Lance (President)
Thierry Lamant (Vice-President)
Dorothy Holley (Secretary)
Peter van der Linden (Treasurer)
Richard Jensen (Membership Director)
Doug McCreary (Editor)
Allen Coombes
Eike Jablonski
Maricela Rodriguez-Acosta
Guy Sternberg

1997-2000
Guy Sternberg (President)
Allen Coombes (Vice-President)
Amy Larson (Secretary)
Peter van der Linden (Treasurer)
Richard Jensen (Membership Director)
Doug McCreary (Editor)
Thierry Lamant
Ron Lance
Maricela Rodriguez-Acosta

1994-1997 (Interim Board of Directors)
Guy Sternberg (President)
Allen Coombes (Vice-President)
M. Nigel Wright (Secretary & Journal Editor)
Peter van der Linden (Treasurer)
Amy Larson

1992-1994
Founder & Seed Distributor: Steven Roesch
Co-Founder: Susan Cooper
Co-Organizer: Guy Sternberg
Journal Editors & Coordinators: Lisa & M. Nigel Wright