Presidents
1977-1980: Walter L. Arnstein (History), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1980-1982: John R. Reed (English), Wayne State University
1982-1984: Nicholas Temperley (Music), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1984-1986: Martha Vicinus (English), University of Michigan
1986-1988: M. Jeanne Peterson (History), Indiana University
1988-1990: Lawrence Poston (English), University of Illinois at Chicago
1990-1991: James J. Barnes (History), Wabash College
1991-1993: Patrick Brantlinger (English), Indiana University
1993-1995: Debra N. Mancoff (Art History), Beloit College,
1995-1997: Frederick Kirchhoff (English), Metropolitan State University
1997-1999: Richard W. Davis (History), Washington University
1999-2001: Kristine Ottesen Garrigan (English), DePaul University
2001-2003: Susan Thach Dean (Special Collections), U.S. Naval Academy
2003-2005: Micael Clarke (English), Loyola University Chicago
2005-2007: James Sack (History), University of Illinois at Chicago
2007-2009: Linda K. Hughes (English), Texas Christian University
2009-2011: Thomas Prasch (History), Washburn University

2011-2013

Executive Secretaries
1977-1980: Lawrence Poston (English), University of Illinois at Chicago
1980-1984 Frederick Kirchhoff (English), Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne
1984-1898: Kristine Ottesen Garrigan (English), DePaul University
1988-1992: Micael Clarke (English), Loyola University
1992-1996: Dale J. Trela (English), Roosevelt University
1996-1998: Keith Welsh (English), Webster University
1998-2003: Robert Koepp (English), Illinois College
2003-2005: Anne Windholz (English), Augustana College
2005-present: Alisa Clapp-Itnyre, Indiana University East

Treasurer
1995-present: Julie Melnyk (English), University of Missouri at Columbia