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Past Presidents and
Award Recipients

The Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® (GHAR) has a long history of excellence mainly due to its members who have provided leadership and given back to their Association. GHAR extends a big Thank You to the Past Presidents for their tireless commitment to the real estate industry and to the Association. Our Past Presidents have devoted countless hours to making GHAR the great Association it is today.

GHAR also congratulates its members who have received the Association's highest honors. Our award winners are dedicated professionals and the Association is pleased to honor them.

Association Past Presidents

Thank you for the following members for their leadership and service to the Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS®.

2011 Robert J. Hoobler, CRS, CSP, GRI, SRES, ABR, ABRM, CRB
2010 James Spagnolo
2009 Fred Briggs
2008 Kay Hock
2007 A. Jerrod Paterson
2006 Frederick Humphrey
2005 Susan McGeehan
2004 Greg Rothman
2003 Daniel Piscioneri
2002 Donald Roth
2001 Virginia Barr
2000 David B. Smolizer
1999 Judith M. Shirk
1998 Betty Rader
1997 James L.D. Monroe
1996 Kathryn E. Lucas
1995 Karen S. Darney
1994 Vernon E. Anderson
1993 Vi Thompson
1992 Charles W. Gilmore
1991 James M. Kriebel Jr.
1990 Theodore Stefan, Jr.
1989 Mimi Lambert
1988 Gary K. Maurer
1987 Anna Bianco
1986 James E. Grandon, Jr.
1985 John R. Detweiler
1984 Brian A. Gross
1983 James L. Helsel, Jr.
1982 Don Paul Shearer
1981 James F. Twigg
1980 Delton C. Bushey
1979 Thomas W. Helsel
1978 K. Jesse Reitenbach
1977 Joseph Marino
1976-1977 William F. Rothman
1975 Lucille L. Balderston
1974 Lester G. Connor
1973 Harry Don Smith
1972 Eldon G. Gaughen
1971 Stan Adler
1970 Robert B. Steenland
1969 Clarence M. Detweiler
1968 W. Franklin Hollinger
1967 Paul E. Shearer
1966 C. Kirby Fogarty
1965 H. Robert Nissley
1964 I. Manuel Wenrich
1963 William L. Hicks
1962 J. Joseph McGraw
1961 James L. Helsel, Sr.
1958 Sidney A. Carson
1957 Charles C. Bistline
1956 John F. Fortenbaugh
1955 Horace C. Wolbert
1953-1954 Harry Schumacker
1952 Horace C. Wolbert
1951 J. Russell Hostetter
1950 Frank C. Foose
1949 Paul E. Hershey
1948 Stanley D. Adler, Sr.
1947 Ben G. Helsel
1946 Kenneth G. Kipp
1944-1945 Walter Johnston
1941-1943 Milton M. Strouse
1928-1940 Evan J. Miller
1927 William A. McIlhenny
1926 Stanley D. Adler, Sr.
1924-1925 George W. Jacobs
1922-1923 William P. Miller
1922 William P. Miller
1921 Stanley G. Backenstoss
1919-1920 Arthur C. Young
1916-1918 John E. Gipple
1915 Herman P. Miller

1960 Stan Adler
1959 Charles W. Naftzinger
Carlisle Association Past Presidents

Thank you for the following members for their leadership and service to the Carlisle Association of REALTORS® (CAR). CAR was a local association serving REALTORS® in western Cumberland County and the borough of Carlisle from 1959 to 2004. In 2004, CAR merged with the GHAR.

2004 Vincent Mellott
2003 Randy L. Billman
2001-2002 Eric Shryock
2000 Douglas J. Gale
1998-1999 Carol Cunningham
1996-1997 Ray L. Wolfe
1994-1996 Gwenn B. Drum
1993 Barbara L. Gastrock
1992 Phil Garman
1991-1992 Larry Foote
1990 Constance I. Kugler
1989 Douglas R. Heineman
1988 John Deremer
1987 Gary Maurer
1986-1987 Beverly A. Kelly
1983-1985 Constance I. Kugler
1982 Steven W. Barrett
1981 Larry Slusser
1980 Flora B. Hartzell
1979 Robert Shearer
1977-1978 Patricia J. Snyder
1975-1976 George O. Lebo
1974 B. R. Heineman
1967-1973 George L. Ebener
1966 William H. Hooke
1964-1965 Sid A. Carson
1959-1963 Glenn R. Linah
REALTOR® of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following members on being named REALTOR® of the Year by their peers. The REALTOR® of the Year award recognizes members who shows a variety of contributions to the Association, the community, the real estate business and demonstrates the spirit of being a REALTOR®.

2011 Larry L. Hatter, CCIM
2010 Frederick L. Briggs
2009 A. Jerrod Paterson
2008 W. Greg Rothman
2007 Susan C. McGeehan
2006 Daniel T. Piscioneri
2005 Frederick D. Humphrey
2004 Donald Roth
2003 Linda J. Melham
2002 David B. Smolizer
2001 Arthur D. Campbell
2000 Jan Rhodes Mattas
1999 Mary E. (Betty) Rader
1998 James. L.D. Monroe
1997 Kathryn E. Lucas
1996 Vernon E. Anderson

1995 Judi Shirk
1994 Charles W. Gilmore
1993 James M. Kriebel, Jr.
1992 Theodore Stefan, Jr.
1991 Mimi Lambert
1990 Viola E. Thompson
1989 Gary K. Maurer
1988 Brian A. Gross
1987 James E. Grandon, Jr.
1986 John R. Detweiler
1985 James L. Helsel, Jr.
1984 Anna Bianco
1983 K. Jesse Reitenbach
1982 Charles F. Schubert, Sr.

1981 Calvin E. Swayze
1980 Don Paul Shearer
1979 June Derrick
1978 Lester G. Connor
1977 Lucille L. Balderston
1976 William F. Rothman
1975 Thomas W. Helsel
1974 Eldon G. Gaughen
1973 Clarence M. Detweiler
1972 W. Franklin Hollinger
1971 J. Joseph McGraw
1970 Stanley D. Adler, Jr.
1969 James L. Helsel, Sr.
1968 Evan J. Miller
1967 Ben G. Helsel
1966 Horace C.Wolbert
CAR REALTOR® of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following members of the former Carlisle Association of REALTORS® on being named REALTOR® of the Year by their peers.

Douglas R. Heineman
Anne W. Stewart
Constance I. Kugler
Larry E. Foote
Gwenn Bream Drum
Carol J. Cunningham
Donald A. Rickards
Philip Garman
Bettie J. Henry
Douglas J. Gale
Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to the following members on being named to the Association's Hall of Fame. This award recognizes significant contributions of the individual to the development, growth, improvement and/or excellence of the real estate industry whether locally, in Pennsylvania or in the nation.

2011 William F. Rothman, IFAS
2010 Ray L. "Buz" Wolfe, Jr.
2009 James L. Helsel, Jr.
2008 Daniel T. Piscioneri
2007 Robert S. Hamilton
2006 Douglas R. Heineman
2005 John E. Glise
2004 Viola E. "Vi" Thompson
2004 Eldon "Jack" Gaughen

2003 The Honorable Stephen Reed
2002 Gary L. Nalbandian
2001 James E. Grandon, Jr.
2000 Ruth A. Myers
Professional Merit Recipients

The Professional Merit award is presented to qualifying members of GHAR in good standing. The award recognizes REALTOR® professionalism through education, Association participation and involvement, and community service during the year of application. Congratulations to the following members for their professionalism.

2011 Drew Bobincheck, CCIM,
2011 Mo Humphreys, CSP, SRES
2011 Kathleen C. Shannon
2010 James D. Ross
2010 Gary J. Muccio
2010 Susan C. McGeehan
2010 James M. Spagnolo
2010 Michael B. Yingling
2009 Frederick Briggs
2009 A. Jerrod Paterson
2009 Jodi Diego
2009 Bernard Campanella
2004 Andrew Fisher
2004 Martha Garrett
2003 William Keefer
2002 Ira Naiditch
2001 Robert Hoobler
2000 Carl Heintzelman
1999 Patt Boyer
1999 Robert Fox
1998 W. Greg Rothman
1997 David Smolizer
1997 Carol Leisey
1997 M. Sue Daugherty
1996 Beverly Kelly
1996 James Monroe
1996 Donna O'Brien
1995 Shelley Webster
1994 Joseph Gottwald
1994 Janet Hoffmaster
1994 Linda Melham
1993 Mary Rader
1993 Carlea Lenker
1992 Janet Rhodes Mattas
1992 Frances Bender
1992 Andrew Saft
1991 John Hutchinson
1991 Ernest Pace
1991 Jo Ann Weyandt
1991 Benjamin DeFrancesco
1991 Charles Gilmore
1990 Arthur Campbell
1990 Diane Peresie
1990 James Helsel, Jr.
1990 Theodore Stefan, Jr.
1990 David Kelly
1989 James Holtzman
1989 H. Gerard Vogel
1989 L. Richard Zalek
1989 Viola Thompson
1989 Thomas Hoffmaster
1989 Karen Darney
1989 Judith Rosi-Yoder
1989 Anna Bianco
1989 Jean O'Leary
1989 Mary Anne Cypcar
1989 James Kriebel, Jr.
1989 Amelia Lambert
Outstanding New Sales Associate Recipients

Congratulations to the following members who earned the Association's Outstanding New Sales Associate award. The award was last presented in 2008.

2008 Todd J. Fields
2007 Shari L. Fields
2006 Dianna S. Dively
2005 Garrett H. Rothman
2004 Kelleen R. Rastovac
2003 Michelle L. Nestor
2002 Karen S. Detwiler
2001 Matthew A. Hathaway
2000 Catherine C. Uholik
1999 Ronald C. Neugebauer
1998 William D. Keefer
1997 Susan S. Graham
1996 Richard J. Martini
1995 John C. Nelson

1994 William G. Zody
1993 Steven D. Scheib
1992 Patty Hancock
1991 Glenn Wareham
1990 Jim Monroe
1989 Jan Rhodes
Outstanding Sales Associate

Congratulations to the following members who earned the Association's Outstanding Sales Associate award. The award was last presented in 2008.

2008 James A. Holtzman
2007 Robert J. Hoobler
2006 James V. St. Hilaire
2005 Lois C. Graham
2004 Jennifer E. Hollister
2003 Jerris A. Collins
2002 Neil L. Barr
2001 W. Greg Rothman
2000 Patrick M. Smith, Sr.
1999 Timothy Frazier Straub
1998 Daniel J. Alderman
1997 Stephen J. Thompson

1996 Nathan M. Snyder
1995 Jan Rhodes
1994 Stephen M. Hawbecker
1993 David B. Smolizer
1992 Patt Boyer
1991 Dale Vaughn
1990 Carlea Lenker
Outstanding New Sales Commercial Recipients

Congratulations to the following members who earned the Association's Outstanding New Sales Commercial award. The award was last presented in 2008.

2008 Michael J. Curran
2006 Adam D. Campbell  

Affiliate of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following affiliate members who have received the Association's Affiliate of the Year Award.

2011 Fred P. Connor
2010 Karl Krug
2009 James L. Goldsmith, Esq.
2008 Peter A. Jones
2007 Joyce Hafer
2006 Don Krieger
2006 Robbin Crossley
2005 Neddie Gaffney
2004 Pam Bentz
2003 John Schilling
2002 Getty Wilson
2001 William Pierce, Jr.