NZSA Presidents of Honour Roll Call

1970 John A Lee

1971 John A Lee

1972 Janet Frame

1973 Pat Lawlor

1974 Frank Sargeson

1975 Denis Glover

1976 E H McCormick

1977 E H McCormick

1978 Dame Ngaio Marsh

1979 Bruce Mason

1980 Sylvia Ashton Warner

1981 James Bertram

1982 Allen Curnow

1983 Ruth Dallas

1984 Hone Tuwhare (declined. Post left open)

1985 Malcolm Mason

1986 Monte Holcroft

1987 John Reece-Cole

1988 Maurice Gee

1989 Alistair Te Ariki Campbell

1990 Roderick Finlayson

1991 Patricia Grace

1992 Mervyn Thompson

1993 Elsie Locke

1994 Janet Frame

1995 Amelia Batistich

1996 Christine Cole-Catley

1997 Bill Pearson

1998 Neva Clarke-McKenna

1999 – 2000 Joan de Hamel

2001 – 2002 Philip Wilson

2002 – 2003 Margaret Mahy

2003 – 2004 Gordon McLauchlan

2004 – 2005 Peter Beatson

2005 – 2006 Ian Cross

2006 – 2007 Kevin Ireland

2007 – 2008 Owen Marshall

2008 – 2009 Dame Fiona Kidman

2009 – 2010 Bill Taylor

2010 – 2011 Joy Cowley

2011 – 2012 Marilyn Duckworth

2012 – 2013 Sir James McNeish

2013 – 2014 Gavin Bishop

2014 – 2015 Daphne de Jong

2015 – 2016 Philip Temple

2016 – 2017 Joan Rosier Jones

2017 – 2018 Bernard Brown

2018 – 2019 Chris Else

2019 – 2020 David Hill