A List of “Firsts” from SRAI’s First 50 Years

  • First President: Ken Hartford (1967-68)
  • First meeting: June 1967 (Amherst, Massachusetts)
  • First section: Western 1968
  • First national office: August 1969 (Irvine, CA)
  • First office director: Rod Rose (1969)
  • First Journal published: July 1969
  • First membership directory published: 1970
  • First division: Industrial (1970)
  • First International Section: SRA Canada (1975)
  • First Annual Meeting Travel Scholarship: 2016
  • First International meeting: Iceland (2017)

Please let us know of any other SRAI “firsts” that we might have missed!