In 1988, athletic trainers in the greater Houston area met to discuss the formation of what has become known as the Greater Houston Athletic Trainers’ Society.  It was there at that first organizational meeting attended by some thirty athletic trainers that Roy Don Wilson was appointed interim President until an election could be held.  Elections were held and term limits were set for the positions were set at two years.

Past g.h.a.t.s. officers

2009-2012

President Jace Duke
Secretary/Treasurer Charlie Stevens

2008 – 2009   

President Jace Duke
Secretary/Treasurer Deidre Duke

2007 – 2008   

President Bubba Wilson
Secretary/Treasurer Deidre Duke

2006 – 2007   

President Bubba Wilson
Secretary/Treasurer Mike Vara

2005 – 2006   

President Bubba Wilson
Secretary/Treasurer Mike Vara

2004 – 2005   

President Bubba Wilson
Secretary/Treasurer Mike Vara

2003 – 2004  

President Gordon Graham
Secretary/Treasurer Mike Vara

2002 – 2003  

President Gordon Graham
Secretary/Treasurer Dwight Adsit

2001 – 2002   

President Al Cooper
Secretary/Treasurer Dwight Adsit

2000 – 2001

President Al Cooper
Secretary/Treasurer Dwight Adsit

1999 – 2000   

President Cathy Supak
Secretary/Treasurer Dwight Adsit

1998 – 1999   

President Cathy Supak
Secretary/Treasurer Jimmy Davidson

1997 – 1998

President Tom Woods
Secretary/Treasurer Jimmy Davidson

1996 – 1997  

President Tom Woods
Secretary/Treasurer Jimmy Davidson

1995 – 1996   

President David Griffin
Secretary/Treasurer Jimmy Davidson

1994 – 1995   

President David Griffin
Secretary/Treasurer Robert Maniscalco

1993 – 1994   

President Arnold Thomas
Secretary/Treasurer Robert Maniscalco

1992 – 1993   

President Arnold Thomas
Secretary/Treasurer Theresa Ripperger

1991 – 1992

President Bill Wissen 
Secretary/Treasurer Theresa Ripperger

1990 – 1991   

President Bill Wissen
Secretary/Treasurer Theresa Ripperger

1989 - 1990   

President Bill Wissen
Secretary/Treasurer Allen Eggert

1988 - 1989   

President Bill Wissen
Secretary/Treasurer Allen Eggert

1988        

Roy Don Wilson – Interim President