Past Presidents

The following individuals have served Sail Canada as President of the Board of Directors for the terms indicated.

George H. Gooderham 1931 – 1936
Dormant period 1937 – 1947
Robert B.F. Barr 1948 – 1954
Tom K. Wade 1955 – 1957
Raymond A. Engholm 1958 – 1960
Paul J. Phelan 1961 – 1963
George D. Goodfellow 1964 – 1967
Paul McLaughlin 1968 – 1969
George D. Goodfellow 1970 – 1972
John R. Sharpe 1973 – 1974
Sicotte Hamilton February 1975 – February 1978
David Yule February 1978 – February 1979
Jack Cameron February 1979 – March 1981
John Tinker March 1981 – October 1982
Allan Thomas October 1982 – October 1983
William Cheek October 1983 – 1985
Claude Poirier-Defoy 1986 – 1987
David R. Baird 1988 – 1989
Paul J. Phelan, CM 1990 – 1991
Stephen Holgate 1991 – 1992
Audrey Davies 1993 – 1994
Chris (Chips) Campbell 1995 – 1996
David Covo 1997 – 1998
David Everett 1999 – 2000
Fiona Kidd 2001 – 2002
David Sprague 2003 – 2004
Dan Sargeant 2005 – 2006
Jim Dike 2006 – 2007
Gerry Giffin 2007 – 2011
Alan Lombard 2011 – 2015
Todd Irving 2015 – 2019

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