OAB Past Presidents / Past Chairs

2015 Keith Shipman, Horizon Broadcasting Group
2014 Randy McKone, Elkhorn Media Group
2013 Cambra Ward, KMTR-TV
2012 Robert Dove, Clear Channel Media
2011 Bill Ashenden, Alpha Broadcasting
2010 Angela Pursel, KOHU-AM, KQFM-FM
2009 Kenn Brown, Combined Communications
2008 Cary Jones, KMVU-TV
2007 Ron Hren, Radio Medford
2006 John Mielke, KKNX-AM
2005 Rich Coleman, KXPC-FM
2004 Cambra Ward, KMTR-TV
2003 Dave McDonald, Infinity Broadcasting
2002 Diane Burns, KWIP-AM
2001 John Huffman, KMCQ-FM
2000 Peter Maroney, KOIN-TV
1999 Connie Williamson, KSHR/KWRO
1998 Dave Miller, KNPT/KYTE
1997 Dennis Williamson, KGW-TV
1996 Sam Kirkaldie, KICE-FM, Bend
1995 Bruce Liljegren, KEZI-TV, Eugene
1994 Mike Cheney, KBND/KLRR, Bend
1992 Patsy Smullin, KOBI-TV, Medford
1991 Chuck Chackel, KUGN, Eugene
1990 Martin Brantley, KPTV-TV, Portland
1989 Don McCoun, KUIK, Hillsboro
1988 Skip Hinman, KATU-TV, Portland
1987 Harmon Springer, KOHU/KQFM, Hermiston
1986 John Larkin, KTVZ-TV, Bend
1985 Burns Nugent, KACI, The Dalles
1984 Gary Grossman, KRKT, Albany
1983 Tom Worden, KYES/KRSB, Roseburg
1982 Glenn Nickell, KVAL-TV, Eugene
1981 David Benjamin, KRDR, Gresham
1980 Tom Dargan, KATU-TV, Portland
1979 Don Smullin, KOBI-TV, Medford
1978 Ray Watson, KXL, Portland
1977 Buzz Florip, KYJC, Medford
1976 Bruce Kerr, KSLM, Salem
1975 Bill Mears, KOIN, Portland
1974 Gary Capps, KGRL, Bend
1973 John Ferm, KAGO, Klamath Falls
1972 R.M. Brown, KPOJ, Portland
1971 R.E. Thomlinson, KATR, Eugene
1970 Jerold Poulos, KOBI-TV, Medford
1969 Tom Becker, KNPT, Newport
1968 John Hansen, KPTV, Portland
1967 C.R. Matheny, KRCO, Prineville
1966 Lester Smith, KXL, Portland
1965 Robert LaBonte, KERG, Eugene
1964 Robert Chopping, KAST, Astoria
1963 Irwin Adams, KGON, Oregon City
1962 Ted Smith, KUMA, Pendleton
1960-61 Gordon Capps, KSRV, Ontario
1959-60 Ray Johnson, KMED, Medford
1958-59 Carl Fisher, KUGN, Eugene
1957-58 Dave Hoss, KFLY, Corvallis
1956-57 James Mount, KGW, Portland
1954-56 Paul Walden, KODL, The Dalles
1953-54 S.W. “Mac” McCready, KUGN, Eugene
1952-53 Bud Chandler, KFLW, Klamath Falls
1951-52 Ted Cooke, KOIN, Portland
1949-51 Lee Jacobs, KBKR, Baker
1947-49 Frank Loggan, KBND, Bend
1945-47 Glenn McCormick, KSLM, Salem
1944-45 Ben Stone, KOOS, Coos Bay
1941-44 Lee Bishop, KMED, Medford
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