Past Board Presidents

As we move into our 95th anniversary year at NCL, we thought it appropriate to formally recognize our former NCL, Inc. Board of Directors presidents, their leadership and achievements. We thank you for your service and are inspired by your unwavering commitment to NCL!

These are the women who have led the organization.


Our Past Presidents
  • Denise Lilley – 2019-Present
  • Lynne Zuckerman – 2017-2019
  • Donna Welsh – 2015-2017
  • Shawn Sylvia – 2013-2015
  • Ellen Saliba – 2011-2013
  • Lenora Stewart – 2009-2011
  • Michele Crabtree – 2007-2009
  • Theresa Stamey – 2005-2007
  • Jinky Hinks – 2003-2005
  • Linda Martens – 2001-2003
  • Chriss Alwood – 1999-2001
  • Karen Day – 1997-1999
  • Kaylyn Green – 1995-1997
  • Sabra Bordas – 1993-1995
  • Mrs. Douglas Hill – 1992-1993
  • Mrs. Robert Evans – 1991-1992
  • Mrs. Gwen Byrd – 1990-1991
  • Mrs. Berkley S. Eichel – 1988-1990
  • Mrs. Albert Killian – 1986-1988
  • Mrs. Russel E. Burkett, Jr. – 1984-1986
  • Mrs. Russell H. Jenkins – 1982-1984
  • Mrs. Mitchell Dion, Jr. – 1980-1982
  • Mrs. Robert Lewis Konzen – 1978-1980
  • Mrs. Edward Leisy Corlett – 1976-1978
  • Mrs. Phelps Witter, Jr. – 1974-1976
  • Mrs. Earl Stafford Olrich – 1972-1974
  • Mrs. Arthur Richard Kimbrough – 1970-1972
  • Mrs. Lynn William Kloepfer – 1968-1970
  • Mrs. Arthur Henry Kruger – 1966-1968
  • Mrs. Francis Jack Baker – 1964-1966
  • Mrs. Thomas A. Gibson – 1962-1964
  • Mrs. John A. Stransky, Jr. – 1960-1962
  • Mrs. Hugh Yancey – 1958-1960, first president of “National Charity League, Inc.” 
  • Mrs. Richard B. Terkel – 1956-1958
  • Mrs. Walter James – 1954-1956
  • Mrs. Marcus Arthur McClure – 1950-1954, served 2 terms as President
  • Mrs. Paul William Lawrence – 1947-1950
  • Mrs. Marcus Arthur McClure – 1946, called “The Charity League”
  • Mrs. Paul William Lawrence – 1925, founder