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"The Staff Committee" was created when the staff of the Pan American Union adopted the Articles of Agreement on November 13, 1945. 

On July 16, 1952, the Council of the Organization of American States approved the inclusion in the Regulations of the Pan American Union of an article establishing a Staff Committee. 

On June 16, 1953, the staff of the Pan American Union approved, in its General Assembly, to change the name to "Staff Association of the Pan American Union, General Secretariat of the Organization of American States". 

The following staff members have served as Chairman/President: 

1946:      Ernesto Galarza

 1979:      Beatriz Perazzo 

1947:      Frances Violich 

1980:      George Plinio Montalván

1948:      Theo A. Crevenna 

1981:      Linda J. Poole

1949:      Scott Seegers; O. Howard Salzman

1982:      Hugo D. Valverde 

1950:      Clarence Pierce 

1983:      Hugo D. Valverde

1951:      John McAdams 

1984:      Anna Chisman 

1952:      John McAdams

1985:      Anna Chisman

1953:      Beryl Frank

1986:      Jorge Beruff 

1954:      Octavio A. de Moraes 

1987:      Arturo Garzón 

1955:      Juan A. Nimo 

1988:      Arturo Garzón

1956:      Juan A. Nimo

1989:      Terrence Woods   

1957:      Miguel Aranguren 

1990:      Terrence Woods

1958:      Alicia Ortiz de Aranguren

1991:      Jairo Torres

1959:      Alicia Ortiz de Aranguren 

1992:      Jairo Torres

1960:      Julio C. Silva 

1993:      Susan Shattuck Benson 

1961:      César A. Orantes

1994:      Susan Shattuck Benson

1962:      César A. Orantes 

1995:      Luis F. Jiménez 

1963:      Marion Guillén

1996:      Luis F. Jiménez

1964:      Max A. Gautier

1997:      Linda J. Poole

1965:      Aníbal Cortina          

1998:      Linda J. Poole

1966:      Aníbal Cortina

1999:      Luis F. Jiménez 

1967:      George D. Meek

2000:      Luis F. Jiménez

1968:      Elba Kybal 

2001:      Martha Braga 

 1969:     Elba Kybal 

2002:      René L. Gutiérrez 

1970:      Carr L. Donald

2003:      René L. Gutiérrez 

1971:      Alan Smith

2004:     Clara Estrada

1972:      Ribamar de Carvalho

2005:      Clara Estrada 

1973:      Adelaide Farrah

2006:      René Gutiérrez

1974:      Adelaide Farrah 

2007:      Gillian Bristol

1975:      Miguel Aranguren 

2008:     Yacsire Cutler
1976:      Jaime Ospina Ortiz; Linda J. Poole 2009:      René L. Gutiérrez
1977:      Linda J. Poole  2009:      René L. Gutiérrez
1978:      Beatriz Perazzo 2010:      René L. Gutiérrez
2011 :          Carla Sorani  


 

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