Past Presidents

Below is a listing of individuals who have served as President of NCAEOP.

NameEducational Institution
Pauline Helms (1951-1952)*Albemarle City Schools
Ruth Kiger (1952-1953)*Winston-Salem City Schools
Isabelle Sawyer (1953-1955)Pasquotank County Schools
Hazel Harrelson (1955-1956)*Whiteville City Schools
Rudolph G. Ofcharik (1956-1957)*Wake County Schools
Lula Burrell (1957-1958)*Tryon City Schools
Wanza Davis (1958-1960)*Kings Mountain City Schools
Nelle Creasman (1960-1962)*Lee H. Edwards High School
Ione P. Whitehead (1962-1964)*New Hanover County Schools
Mary Jane Kistler (1964-1965)*Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
Mary Iris Isenhour (1965-1967)*Concord City Schools
Grey Griffin (1967-1969)*Martin County Schools
Barbara Peeler (1969-1971)*Rowan County Schools
Gaynelle Brown (1971-1972)*Central Piedmont Community College
Joanne Williams (1972-1974)Sampson Technical Institute
Lena Belle Parsons (1974-1975)*Fayetteville City Schools
Mildred Chrisco (1975-1976)*Asheboro City Schools
Ellen Blackwelder Ferguson (1976-1977)*Stanly County Schools
Emma Batchelor (1977-1978)*Nash County Schools
Madeline S. Elmore (1978-1979)*Charlotte-Mecklenberg Schools
Katrina V. Walker Miller (1979-1980)Ashe County Schools
Nettie B. Hair (1980-1981)Cumberland County Schools
Charlie Mae Holland (1981-1982)McDowell County Schools
Martha Prichard Hines (1982-1983)Alexander County Schools
Carol McBane (1983-1984)Burlington City Schools
Lois D. Rudd (1984-1985)Rockingham County Schools
Billie D. Suggs (1985-1986)Columbus County Schools
Patsy A. Mitchell (1986-1987)*Lenoir County Schools
Mary P. Blackley (1987-1988)Granville County Schools
Jean H. Waters (1988-1989)Martin County Schools
Jean H. Mahaffey (1989-1990)Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools
Aline V. Brewer (1990-1991)*Greensboro Public Schools
Meriel S. Peeler (1991-1992)Cleveland County Schools
Shirley L. Tripp (1992-1993)*Lenoir County Schools
Flora C. Miller (1993-1994)Guilford County Schools
Grace J. Lutz (1994-1995)*Wayne Community College
Bonnie W. Norman (1995-1996)Craven County Schools
Kathryn A. Lemieux (1996-1997)Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Linda W. Edwards (1997-1998)N.C. Department of Public Instruction
Edna Murphy (1998-1999)Coastal Carolina Community College
Mylie Ramsey (1999-2000)Western Carolina University
Marvin Lynne Maxwell (2000-2001)Hoke County Schools
Elaine C. Hull (2001-2002)Henderson County Public Schools
Brenda Misenheimer (2002-2003)Stanly County Schools
Martha White (2003-2004)Bertie County Schools
Dottie Walker (2004-2005)Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
Judy Hiskey (2005-2006)Cabarrus County Schools
Jo B. Carpenter (2006-2007)*Guilford County Schools
Annie Lee Sigmon (2007-2008)Newton-Conover City Schools
Joyce Smith (2008-2009)Carteret Community College
Linda Spivey (2009-2010)Central Carolina Community College
Lisa Elmore (2010-2011)Pitt Community College
Kay Bradley (2011-2012)Wayne Community College
Tammy Lockamy (2012-2013)*Harnett County Schools
Faye C. McLeod (2013-2014)Asheboro City Schools
Lavern Manzano (2014-2015)Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools
Tricia Mabe (2015-2016)Sandhills Community College
Bianca Bedford (2016-2017)Carteret Community College
Sharon Lucas (2017-2018)Ashe County Middle School
Shelia W. Stanley (2018-2019)Davie County Schools
Sharron James-Bizzell (2019-2020)Lenoir County Board of Education
Carrie Lucas (2020-2021)Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools

*Deceased