Past Chairs & Presidents

1861 -70 The Lord Provost – chair of General Committee

Daniel McNee RSA – chair of Executive Committee
Presidents

1871 – 77 The Rt Hon. The Earl of Glasgow
1877 – 79 Sir Daniel McNee FRSA LLD
1879 – 82 The Marquis of Bute
1882 – 86 Sir Peter Coats
1887 – 91 Sir Charles Tennant
1891 – 94 James Reid
1895 – 99 Sir James Bell, The Lord Provost
1899 – 1900 Andrew J Kirkpatrick
1901 – 14 Sir John Stirling Maxwell MP
1915 – 18 Michael Simons DL
1919 – 24 J Howden Hume
1925 – 28 Sir Hugh Reid CBE LLD DL
1929 – 36 J R Richmond CBE JP
1937 – 40 John Stevenson JP
1941 – 47 J Arnold Fleming OBE FRSE
1948 – 52 William T Henderson
1953 – 69 John Donald Kelly CBE DL JP HRSW CA
1970 – 75 Alan D Cuthbert
1976 – 86 Norman S Macfarlane
1987 – 90 Robert W Begg CBE MA CA
1991 – 97 Eric Hagman CA
1997 – 02 Kenneth G Chrystie LLB(Hons) PhD
2002 – 06 Mrs Evelyne C Anderson
2006 – 12 Gordon C Macpherson
2012 – 14 Karin Currie
2014 – 15 Jean McFadden CBE DL MA LLB