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J. REUBEN CLARK LAW SOCIETY LEADERSHIP 1988-2017 
[Source for 1988-2009 data:  Nancy Van Slooten]
 
   1988 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Ralph W. Hardy, Jr., Chair Hal Visick, Executive Director Wilford W. Andersen Gary S. Anderson Everett W. Benton Joseph A. Cannon Val J. Christensen Paul E. Gilbert Douglas F. Higham William B. Ingersoll D. Brent Israelsen Dale A. Kimball Michele Mitchell William E. Mussman Nancy Stevenson Monte N. Stewart Judith Thomas John S. Welch   


1991-1992 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Ralph W. Hardy, Jr., Chair Wilford W. Andersen Gary S. Andersen James H. Bean Everett W. Benton Joseph A. Cannon Gordon G. Gonger Paul E. Gilbert Lawrence D. Gill Douglas F. Higham William B. Ingersoll D. Brent Israelsen Dale A. Kimball Ted D. Lewis Michele Mitchell William E. Mussman Don M. Pearson Judith T. Thomas Nancy S. Van Slooten Stuart T. Waldrip   

1992- 1993 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Gary S. Anderson, Chair George V. Albright Jeffrey G. Boswell Gordon G. Conger Paul E. Gilbert Lawrence D. Gill Ralph W. Hardy, Jr. Douglas F. Higham Judge Michael L. Hutchings William B. Ingersoll D. Brent Israelsen Dale A. Kimball Michele Mitchell William E. Mussman II Don M. Pearson Douglas D. Smith Nancy S. Van Slooten Stuart T. Waldrip Lance D. Wickman  

1993-1994 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Gary S. Anderson, Chair G. Vern Albright Jeffery G. Boswell Milton R. Christensen Gordon G. Conger R. Bruce Duffield Paul E. Gilbert Lawrence D. Gill Ralph W. Hardy, Jr. Douglas F. Higham William B. Ingersoll D. Brent Israelsen Morris D. Linton Michele Mitchell William E. Mussman H. Vern Payne Don M. Pearson Nancy S. Van Slooten Stuart T. Waldrip Lance B. Wickman 


1994-1995 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Gary S. Anderson, Chair Charles E. (Bud) Jones, Chair-Elect Clyde F. Worthen R. Bruce Duffield R. Brad Oates Lynn W. Southam Wally Rasmussen Kevin B. Christensen Don M. Pearson John E. Christensen R. Marshall Tanner Paul E. Gilbert Milton R. Christensen Jeffrey R. Bostwick Keith Petty Jeffrey G. Boswell David B. Lee   
 
1995-1996 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Charles E. (Bud) Jones, Chair Ralph R. Mabey Cynthia Juarez Lange Justice Thomas L. Steffen Clyde F. Worthen R. Bruce Duffield R. Brad Oates Lynn W. Southam Wally Rasmussen Judge Louis O. Glazier Kevin B. Christensen Nancy Van Slooten David B. Lee John E. Christensen Keith Petty R. Marshall Tanner Paul E. Gilbert Milton R. Christensen Jeffrey R. Bostwick Jeffrey G. Boswell 

1996-1997 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Justice Charles E. (Bud) Jones, Chair Cynthia Juarez Lange Justice Thomas L. Steffen Mitzi R. Collins Mark O. Morris Clyde F. Worthen R. Bruce Duffield R. Brad Oates Lynn Wm. Southam Wally E. Rasmussen Judge Louis O. Glazier Kevin B. Christensen Stephen R. Callister David B. Lee John E. Christensen Dix A. Newell R. Marshall Tanner Paul Donald Ellsworth D. Gary Christensen Ralph R. Mabey Charlie L. Deem Jeffrey G. Boswell Damian C. Smith 

1997-1998 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Justice Charles E. (Bud) Jones, Chair Ralph R. Mabey, Chair-Elect Mitzi R. Collins Cynthia Juarez Lange Doug Monson Mark O. Morris Thomas L. Steffen M. Gay Taylor Paul D. Ellsworth Gerrit M. Steenblik Judge Louis O. Glazier Stephen R. Callister Dix Newell Richard L. Brown Charlie Deem Jeff G. Boswell Robert B. White Lynn W. Southam R. Bruce Duffield David Lee John Christensen Ryan J. Earl Kevin Christensen 
 
1998-1999 JRCLS National Committee 
 
Ralph R. Mabey, Chair Mitzi R. Collins Cynthia Juarez Lange Douglas M. Monson Mark O. Morris Thomas L. Steffen M. Gay Taylor Paul D. Ellsworth Gerrit M. Steenblik Judge Louis O. Glazier Stephen R. Callister William E. Mussman II Richard L. Brown David R. Clark Jeffrey G. Boswell Joel R. Bryan Robert B. White Lynn W. Southam Craig R. Pett R. Bruce Duffield Marcus G. Faust John E. Christensen Kevin B. Christensen Ryan J. Earl 
 
1999-2000 JRCLS International Board of Directors
*The name of the Board was changed in 1999 from National Committee to International Board of Directors in order to reflect the global presence of the Society. 
 
R. Marshall Tanner, Chair Ralph R. Mabey, Past Chair Scott Cameron, Ex-Officio H. Reese Hansen, Dean Joseph I. Bentley John Christensen R. Bruce Duffield David B. Lee Douglas M. Monson Mark O. Morris Rulon D. Munns M. Gay Taylor Nancy Van Slooten   
Clyde F. Worthen Brent J. Belnap D. Gary Christensen James M. Higbee Wallie E. Rasmussen John W. Creer David V. Carlson Mark Treter 
Clyde Worthen Brent Belnap Gary Christensen Wallie Rasmussen James Higbee John W. Creer Damian Smith Mark Treter

2000-2001 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
R. Marshall Tanner, Chair Ralph M. Mabey, Past Chair Scott W. Cameron, Ex-Officio H. Reese Hansen, Dean William F. Atkin Brent Belnap Joseph I. Bentley John Christensen Robert S. Clark Lew Cramer R. Bruce Duffield Allan Garber Christian A. Johnson Douglas M. Monson Rulon D. Munns Bruce Snow Nancy Van Slooten Deborah A. Wright, Secretary   

2001-2002 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
William F. Atkin, Chair Lew Cramer, Chair-Elect Brent Belnap Joseph I. Bentley John Christensen Robert S. Clark R. Bruce Duffield H. Reese Hansen, Dean Mary H. Hoagland, Assistant Dean Christian A. Johnson, Associate Professor Robert Mendenhall Douglas M. Monson Rulon D. Munns Kathy D. Pullins, Associate Dean Bruce Snow Nancy Van Slooten 
 
International Advisory Board Ralph W. Hardy Gary S. Anderson Hon. Charles E. “Bud” Jones Ralph R. Mabey R. Marshall Tanner 
 
 
Law School Liaisons with Chapters Carl Hernandez, Southern California Mary Hoagland, Northwest Beth Hansen, Southwest Nancy Hamberlin, Mountain Lisa Cope, Southeast Carolyn Stewart, East Coast Kathy Pullins, Mid-American Jane Wise, International 

2002-2003 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
William F. Atkin, Chair Lew Cramer, Chair-Elect Brent Belnap Joseph I. Bentley Sterling A. Brennan John E. Christensen, Professor Robert S. Clark R. Bruce Duffield H. Reese Hansen, Dean Mary H. Hoagland, Assistant Dean Christian A. Johnson, Associate Professor Robert Mendenhall Douglas M. Monson Rulon D. Munns Kathy D. Pullins, Associate Dean Bruce Snow R. Marshall Tanner Nancy Van Slooten 
 
International Advisory Board Ralph W. Hardy Gary S. Anderson Hon. Charles E. “Bud” Jones Ralph R. Mabey 
R. Marshall Tanner 
 
2003-2004 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
Lew Cramer, Chair Joseph I. Bentley, Chair-Elect William F. Atkin Brent J. Belnap Sterling A. Brennan Douglas R. Bush Scott Cameron John E. Christensen Robert S. Clark David Crapo R. Bruce Duffield H. Reese Hansen Douglas F. Higham Mary Hoagland Bryan C. Jackson Christian A. Johnson Cynthia Juarez Lange Robert Mendenhall Douglas M. Monson Rulon D. Munns Jay Pimentel Kathy D. Pullins Bruce Snow Nancy Van Slooten 
 
International Advisory Board Ralph W. Hardy Gary S. Anderson Hon. Chief Justice Charles E. “Bud” Jones Ralph R. Mabey R. Marshall Tanner William F. Atkin   

2006-2007 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
Executive Committee Joseph I. Bentley, Chair Brent J. Belnap, Chair-Elect Lew W. Cramer, Immediate Past Chair William F. Atkin, 2001-2003 Chair Scott W. Cameron, Executive Director Mary H. Hoagland, Associate Executive Director Kevin J. Worthen, Dean, BYU Law School 
 
Board Members Wendy C. Archibald Philip N. Bastian Eugene H. Bramhall Berne S. Broadbent George B. Brunt Douglas R. Bush John E. Christensen S. David Colton David J. Crapo Craig Galli Dane A. Holbrook 
Bryan C. Jackson Annette W. Jarvis Charles H. Kuck Cynthia J. Lange Jeremiah J. Morgan Lisa K. Norton J. Drew Page Richard Peterson Jay D. Pimentel Kathrine D. Pullins Joshua N. Randall Neville G. Rochow Don D. Sessions Don R. Sommerfeldt Rodney K. Smith Nancy Van Slooten John A. Zackrison 
 
International Advisory Board Ralph W. Hardy Gary S. Anderson Hon. Chief Justice Charles E. “Bud” Jones Ralph R. Mabey R. Marshall Tanner William F. Atkin

2007-2009 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
Executive Committee Brent J. Belnap, Chair Nancy S. Van Slooten, Chair-Elect Joseph I. Bentley, Immediate Past Chair William A. Atkin, 2001-2003 Past Chair Scott W. Cameron, Executive Director Mary H. Hoagland, Associate Executive Director Kevin J. Worthen, Dean, BYU Law School 
 
Committee Chairs Douglas R. Bush, Conference & Events Jeremiah Morgan, Chapter Relations Dane A. Holbrook, Student Chapter Relations Annette Jarvis, Women in the Law  Cynthia Lange, Community Service & Outreach 
Don D. Sessions, Membership & Finance John Christensen, Technology Lew Cramer, International Liaison Stephen J. Hill, BYU Alumni Liaison Ethan Rogers, Student Chapter Board 
 
Clark Society Advisors Former International Chairs Joseph I. Bentley (2005-2007) Lew W. Cramer (2003-2005) William F. Atkin (2001-2003) R. Marshall Tanner (1999-2001) Ralph R. Mabey (1997-1999) Charles E. (“Bud”) Jones (19951997) Gary S. Anderson (1992-1994) Ralph W. Hardy (1987-1992) 
 
Former International Board Members Sterling A. Brennan (2002-2006) Robert S. Clark (2000-2005) David J. Crapo (2003-2007) R. Bruce Duffield (1998-2006) Randall E. Guynn (2004-2006) Douglas F. Higham (2003-2005) 
Christian A. Johnson (1999-2006) Robert W. Mendenhall (2001-2004) Douglas M. Monson (199-2006) Rulon D. Munns (1999-2005) 
 
Area Directors Bryan Jackson, Pacific Dale Storer, Mountain John Phillips, Central Lisa Norton, Northeast Chuck Kuck, Southeast John Zackrison, Europe/Africa Don Sommerfeldt, Canada/Mexico/Central & South America Neville Rochow, Australia/Asia Pacific Area Director 

2009-2010 JRCLS International Board of Directors 
 
Executive Committee Nancy S. Van Slooten, Chair Douglas Bush, Chair-Elect Brent J. Belnap, Immediate Past Chair James R. Rasband, Dean, BYU Law School Phillip Allred, Secretary Mary H. Hoagland, Associate Director Scott W. Cameron, Executive Director William A. Atkin, LDS Associate General Counsel 
 
Committee Chairs Jeremiah Morgan, Chapter Relations Council Berne Broadbent, Community Service & Outreach Joshua Randall, Conference & Events Jeffrey Shields, Media Blair Janis, Membership & Technology  
Thomas Isaacson, Sections Tyson Smith, Student Chapters Board Benjamin Lindorf, Student Chapters  Elizabeth Smith, Women in the Law 
 
Clark Society Advisors Former International Chairs Joseph I. Bentley (2005-2007) Lew W. Cramer (2003-2005) William F. Atkin (2001-2003) R. Marshall Tanner (1999-2001) Ralph R. Mabey (1997-1999) Charles E. (“Bud”) Jones (19951997) Gary S. Anderson (1992-1994) Ralph W. Hardy (1987-1992)

Former International Board Members Sterling A. Brennan (2002-2006) Robert S. Clark (2000-2005) David J. Crapo (2003-2007) R. Bruce Duffield (1998-2006) Randall E. Guynn (2004-2006) Douglas F. Higham (2003-2005) Christian A. Johnson (1999-2006) Robert W. Mendenhall (2001-2004) Douglas M. Monson (199-2006) Rulon D. Munns (1999-2005)

JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2010-2011
[Source:  2011 Annual Conf program on jrcls.org ]

Committee Position Name
Executive Committee Chair Van Slooten, Nancy
  Executive Director  Cameron, Scott
     

     
     
     


 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Executive Committee                                           Chair                                                          Van Slooten, Nancy
                                                                                Executive Director                                                Cameron, Scott
                                                                                Associate Exec. Director                                        Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Belnap, Brent
                                                                                LDS Associate Gen Counsel                         Atkin, Bill
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James                                                               
Board of Directors                                           Chapter Relations Council Chair                 Morgan, Jeremiah
Conference & Events Chair                          Randall, Joshua
Finance                Chair                                                     Sorenson, Gayla
Media Chair                                                        Shields, Jeff
Membership & Technology Chair              Janis, Blair
Sections Chair                                                    Isaacson, Thomas
Community Service & Outreach                Chair      Broadbent, Berne
Student Chapters Board               Chair                     Smith, Tyson                                      Women in Law  Chair                                      Smith, Elizabeth
                                                                                Liaison, BYU Law School Alumni                 Linderman, Mark
                                                                                Student Chapters Committee Chair         Lindorf, Benjamin
 
Clark Society Advisors Chair is not listed on the conference program.  Need to ascertain who filled this position for 2010-2011.

JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2011-2012
[Source:  2012 Annual Conf program on jrcls.org ]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations*                                                       Chair                                                                      Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Cameron, Scott                                                                                                 Chair-elect                                                          Morgan, Jeremiah          
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                 
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Cameron, Scott
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Van Slooten, Nancy
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Associate Exec Director                                 Hoagland, Mary
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      Morgan, Jeremiah
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Clark, Robert
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Randall, Joshua
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      Sorenson, Gayla
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Shields, Jeff
Membership & Technology                         Chair                                                                      Janis, Blair
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Thomas
Community Service & Outreach                                Chair                                                                      Broadbent, Berne
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      Jackson, Billy
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Smith, Elizabeth
 
*Operations Committee came into existence early in this term, replacing the Executive Committee. 
 
Note that the titles of the committees have changed slightly over the years.
 

JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2012-2013
[Source:  2013 Annual Conf program on jrcls.org ]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations                                                         Chair                                                                      Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Cameron, Scott                                                                                                 Chair-elect                                                          Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                 
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Cameron, Scott
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Van Slooten, Nancy
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Assistant Exec Director                                  Hoagland, Mary
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      Barker, Daniel
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Randall, Joshua
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      Perkins, Daren
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Tom
Technology                                                         Chair                                                                      Janis, Blair
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      Roberts, Charles
Service & Outreach                                         Chair                                                                      West, Stephen
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      Bradford, Jeff
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Barker, Nan
 
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Tanner, Marsh


JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2013-2014
[Source:  2014 Annual Conf program on jrcls.org ]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations                                                         Chair                                                                      Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                         
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                 
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                         
                                                                                Associate Director
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      Barker, Daniel
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Tanner, Marsh
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Virginia
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      Perkins, Daren
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Tom
Membership & Technology                         Chair                                                                      Jamison, Derek
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      Roberts, Charles
Service & Outreach                                         Chair                                                                      West, Stephen
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      Viera, Randa
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Barker, Nan
 

JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2014-2015
[Sources:  2015 Annual Conf Newsletter article; no complete program on jrcls.org; * ]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations                                                         Chair                                                                      Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          Issacson, Virginia
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                 
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Bush, Douglas
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          Isaacson, Virginia
                                                                                Associate Director
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      West, Stephen
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Cramer, Lew
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Paul, Scott
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      *
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Tom
Membership & Technology                         Chair                                                                      *
Religious Freedom                                          Chair                                                                      Shields, Jeff
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      *
Service & Outreach                                         Chair                                                                      Moss, James
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      *
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Clemes, Karen
 
*have been unable to find data to verify the missing names


JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2015-2016
[Source:  2016 Annual Conf Program]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations                                                         Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Virginia
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                         
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                 
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Virginia Tate
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Rasband, James
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                         
                                                                                Associate Director
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      West, Stephen
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Cramer, Lew
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Paul, Scott
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      Jarvis, Annette
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Foote, Gordon
Membership & Technology                         Chair                                                                      Mendenhall, Anthony
Religious Freedom                                          Chair                                                                      Shields, Jeff
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      Richmond, Rick
Service & Outreach                                         Chair                                                                      Moss, James
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      Hagge, Courtney
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Clemes, Karen


JRCLS Leadership Roster – 2016-2017
[Source:  jrcls.org website]
 
Committee                                                         Position                                                               Name
Operations                                                         Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Virginia
                                                                                Exec. Director                                                    Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          West, Stephen I.
                                                                                Exec Secretary                                                  Skidmore, Gregory
Board of Directors                                           Chair                                                                      Isaacson, Virginia Tate
                                                                                Exec Director                                                     Hoagland, Mary
                                                                                Past Chair                                                            Morgan, Jeremiah
                                                                                Dean                                                                     Smith, D. Gordon
                                                                                LDS Assoc Gen Counsel                                 Atkin, William
                                                                                Chair-elect                                                          West, Stephen L
                                                                                Associate Director
Chapter Relations Council                            Chair                                                                      Higham, Terry
Clark Society Advisors                                    Chair                                                                      Cramer, Lew
Conference & Events                                     Chair                                                                      Paul, Scott
Finance                                                                                Chair                                                                      Jarvis, Annette
Media                                                                   Chair                                                                      Foote, Gordon
Membership & Technology                         Chair                                                                      Mendenhall, Anthony
Religious Freedom                                          Chair                                                                      Shield, Jeff*
Sections                                                               Chair                                                                      Richmond, Rick
Service & Outreach                                         Chair                                                                      Moss, James
Student Chapters Board                                               Chair                                                                      Hagge, Courtney
Women in Law                                                  Chair                                                                      Zimmerman, Angel *
 
* jrcls.org website is incorrect in its listing of these chairs (as of Jan 12, 2017).  Website lists Michael Fielding and Karen Clemes as chairs, respectively, of Religious Freedom and Women in Law committees.  This roster has corrected those names.  


 

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