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PART II: INTERNATIONAL OFFICE, Geneva, Switzerland
APPENDIX A: OFFICERS & STAFF

Officers
1919-1929
President: Jane Addams (U.S.)
1929-1935
Honorary President: Jane Addams (U.S.)
1929-1935
Joint Chairs: Emily Greene Balch (U.S.), Gertrude Baer (Germany), Clara Ragaz (Switzerland)
1932-1934
Joint Chairs: Gertrude Baer (Germany), Edith Pye (Great Britain)
1934-1936
Joint Chairs: Gertrude Baer (Germany), Clara Ragaz (Switzerland)
1936-1937
Joint Chairs: Gertrude Baer (Germany), Clara Ragaz (Switzerland), Cor Ramondt-Hirschmann (The Netherlands)
1937-1946
Joint Chairs: Gertrude Baer (Germany), Kathleen E. Innes (Great Britain), Clara Ragaz (Switzerland)
1937-1961
Honorary President: Emily Greene Balch (U.S.)
1946-1947
International Co-Chairs: Andrée Jouve (France), Marie Lous-Mohr (Norway)
1949-1952
Joint Chairs: Gertrude Bussey (U.S.), Marie Lous-Mohr (Norway), Agnes Stapleton (Great Britain)
1952-1956
International Chair: Marie Lous Mohr (Norway)
1956-1965
International Chair: Else Zeuthen (Denmark)
1965-1968
International Chair: Dorothy Hutchinson (U.S.)
1968-1971
International Chair: Elise Boulding (U.S.)
1971-1974
International Chair: Ellen Holmgaard (Denmark)
1974-1980
International President: Kay Camp (U.S.)
1980-1986
International President: Carol Pendell (U.S.)
1986 [1989?] - 1992
International President: Eleanore Romberg (FRG)
1993-1998
International President: Edith Ballantyne
1998-
International President:: Bruna Nota


Staff [*indicates an elected WILPF officer "in charge" of the office]
May 1919 - Oct. 1922
International Secretary-Treasurer: Emily Greene Balch
Sept. 1922 - Feb. 1953
Secretary: Louisa Jaques
Dec. 1922 - May 1924
Headquarters Secretary: Vilma Glücklich
Nov. 1925 - Oct. 1927
International Secretary: Madeleine Doty
Oct. 1927 - Dec. 1930
International Secretary: Mary Sheepshanks
Dec. 1930 - April 1934
International Secretary: Camille Drevet I
May 1934 - Oct. 1935
Honorary International Secretary*: Emily Greene Balch
Oct. 1935 - Feb. 1936
International Joint Chair*: Gertrude Baer
March 1936 - Aug.? 1940
Administrative Secretary: Lotti Birch
June 1940 - 1946
International Joint Chair: Gertrude Baer
Fall 1948 - Nov. 1949
International Secretary: Anne L. Bloch
Nov. 1949 - Oct. 1950
Secretary: Louisa Jaques
Feb.-July 1950
Secretary: Betty McCorkel
May 1951 - Aug. 1952
Director of International Headquarters: Gertrud Baer
Aug. 1952 - Aug. 1953
International Joint Chair*: Agnes Stapledon
Oct. 1955 - July 1956
International Chair*: Marie Lous Mohr
July 1956 - 1964(?)
Administrative Secretary: Elizabeth Tapper
early 1965
Administrative Secretary: Louis Sanasen
Nov. 1965 - Aug. 1968
Administrative Secretary: Elisabeth Stahle
Sept. 1968 - April? 1969
Administrative Secretary: Anne Plum
1969 - ?? - 1992
International Executive Secretary / Secretary General: Edith Ballantyne






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