Past MGA Chairs

2018Governor John R. KasichOhio
2017Governor Scott WalkerWisconsin
2016Governor Sam BrownbackKansas
2015Governor Sam BrownbackKansas
2014Governor Scott WalkerWisconsin
2013Governor Mark DaytonMinnesota
2012Governor Terry BranstadIowa
2011Governor Pat QuinnIllinois
2010Governor Ted StricklandOhio
2009Governor Jennifer GranholmMichigan
2008Governor M. Michael RoundsSouth Dakota
2007Governor Jim DoyleWisconsin
2006Governor Tim PawlentyMinnesota
2005Governor Rod BlagojevichIllinois
2004Governor John HoevenNorth Dakota
2003Governor Bob HoldenMissouri
2002Governor Mike JohannsNebraska
2001Governor Tom VilsackIowa
2000Governor George RyanIllinois
1998 & 1999Governor Frank O’BannonIndiana
1997Governor Bill GravesKansas
1996Governor Jim EdgarIllinois
1995Governor Edward SchaferNorth Dakota
1994Governor E. Benjamin NelsonNebraska
1992 & 1993Governor Arne H. CarlsonMinnesota
1991Governor George V. VoinovichOhio
1989 & 1990Governor Tommy G. ThompsonWisconsin
1988Governor Richard F. CelesteOhio
1987Governor Terry E. BranstadIowa
1986Governor Robert KerreyNebraska
1985Governor Robert D. OrrIndiana
1984Governor Rudy PerpichMinnesota
1983Governor Christopher S. BondMissouri
1983Governor Charles ThoneNebraska
1982Governor John CarlinKansas
1981Governor James R. ThompsonIllinois
1980Governor Joseph P. TeasdaleMissouri
1979Governor Otis R. Bowen, M.D.Indiana
1978Governor Arthur A. LinkNorth Dakota
1977Governor Christopher S. BondMissouri
1976Governor Richard F. KneipSouth Dakota
1975Governor William G. MillikenMichigan
1974Governor J. James ExonNebraska
1973Governor Robert D. RayIowa
1972Governor Robert DockingKansas
1971Governor Norbert T. TiemannNebraska
1970Governor Warren E. HearnesMissouri
1969Governor Warren P. KnowlesWisconsin
1968Governor Otto KernerIllinois
1967Governor James A. RhodesOhio
1966Governor Karl F. RolvaagMinnesota
1965Governor George RomneyMichigan
1964Governor Frank B. MorrisonNebraska
1962 & 1963Governor William L. GuyNorth Dakota