Presidents of the Association

Information collected from minute books by J.M. Bunting, January, 2010.

Presidents of British Esperanto Assocation (Incorporated) (BEA) Ltd.

The (now dormant) limited company, founded in 1904.

1904 - 1912    Lt. Col. Pollen
1912 - 1916H. Bolinbroke Mudie
1916 - 1922J. Mabon Warden
1922 - 1931John Merchant
1931 - 1933Robert Robinson
1933 - 1936P. L. Wright
1936 - 1942G. D. Buchanan
1942 - 1949Miss Margaret Jay
1949 - 1955W. A. Gething
1955 - 1957A. C. Oliver
1957 - 1960Mrs. F. White
1960 - 1962N. R. Smith
1962 - 1966Miss E. M. Wheatley
1966 - 1972B. M. Cavanagh
1972 - 1979G. Leon Smith
1979 - 1988A. Diaz
1988 - 1993E. McCanlis
1993 - 2011Mrs. J. M. Bunting
2011 - 2013Prof. J.C. Wells
(From 2013 onwards, nominated EAB trustees are listed with companies house as "directors" and none has any other title.)

Presidents of Esperanto-Asocio de Britio (EAB).

The charity, founded in 1976.

1976 - 1981G. Leon Smith
1981 - 1988Mrs. M Austin
1988 - 1991A. Diaz
1991 - 1993G. Greatrex
1993 - 1997S.K. Thompson
1997 - 1998 Sept.G. Greatrex
1999 - 2004E. Grimley Evans (elected by ManCom Sept. 1998)
2004 - 2013Prof. J.C. Wells
2013 - 2016Paul Gubbins
2016 - ... Ian Carter


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