Club History

The first meeting of the San Diego Unit was held in Palm Springs, CA on Oct 22nd, 1960.On November 4th-6th, 1960 at San Clemente, CA.,Helen Schwamborn (first cousin of Wally Byam) presented the group with the San Diego Charter.

  • The first meeting of the San Diego Unit was held in Palm Springs, CA on Oct 22nd, 1960.
  • On November 4th-6th, 1960 at San Clemente, CA.,Helen Schwamborn (first cousin of Wally Byam) presented the group with the San Diego Charter.
  • In 1966, the San Diego Unit became a separate, incorporated, non-profit, private social club under the laws of California.
  • On August 13th, 1976, a certificate of winding up and dissolution of the corporation was filed with the Secretary of State of California, and the unit now operates under the charter of the WBCCI. 

Past Presidents (* deceased):

  • Harold Holloway*    1961
  • Darrell Diamond*    1962 
  • Mac McKinstry*     1963
  • Eugene Myers*      1964
  • Edward Meadows* 1965
  • Robert Strause*      1966
  • Mort Nolen*          1967
  • Jack Boldrick*       1968
  • Richard Strickler*  1969
  • James Pittman*     1970
  • Gerald Danks*       1971  
  • Hayden Parks        1972
  • Frank Roseman      1973                  
  • Carl Ledford*        1974
  • Fennell Bevill*       1975
  • Harold Lyons*       1975
  • Corney Klaaren*    1976
  • Don Lewis*           1977                  
  • Bob Helland           1978
  • Kermit Maynard*    1979 
  • John Taylor, Jr.*    1980
  • Pearl Hoverson*     1981
  • Jim Rodgers*         1982
  • Harold Monson       1983
  • Ed Heimlich*          1984
  • George Cosson*     1985
  • Genevieve King*     1986         
  • Teressa Taylor       1987
  • Henry Boney*        1988
  • Jim Wulf*              1989
  • Charles Sick           1990
  • Dave Rickabaugh*  1991
  • Jim Wilder              1992
  • Robert Brown          1993
  • Larry Wood*           1994
  • Lou Berger              1995
  • George Jenkins         1996
  • Malcolm Nadler *        1997
  • Dave Davison*          1998
  • Jack Hayes*              1999
  • Alan Schuler*           2000
  • Don Snyder             2001
  • Donna Schuler*         2002
  • Jeff Moshier *           2003
  • Jana Jill Snyder       2004
  • Lowell Kuhn *           2005  
  • Tracy Logan          2006  
  • Michael Scherkenbach   2007
  • Dave Turner           2008
  • Joseph Thomas       2009
  • Rick Blacklock    2010
  • Bill Wright     2011
  • Dan Nixon    2012
  • Fred Lyon    2013
  • Dick Mathies    2014
  • Vince Campanella    2015
  • Art Reifman     2016
  • Kelly Crawford 2017
  • Abe Hernandez 2018-2019
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