Lifetime Members


Lifetime dues are one critical way that we ensure legacy programs like the AAC Library and American Alpine Journal continue to be the best climbing resources on earth. Lifetime members also support newer programs like the Cornerstone Conservation Grants and Live Your Dream Grants. Thank you to the following lifetime members for supporting the Club and helping us secure the future of climbing.

  • Lisa Abbott

  • Edward A Ames

  • Glen Anders

  • David R Anderson

  • Donald N Anderson

  • Jon Anderson

  • Matthew D Anderson

  • David N Armato

  • Stephen S Arnon MD

  • Stephen J Arsenault

  • Gregory Artim

  • Jennifer Askey

  • Deborah Atwood

  • Leslie A Austin

  • Steven R Barker M.D.

  • Roger E Barnes

  • Harry D Bastone

  • Gail Bates

  • COL Christopher Bates USA (Ret.)

  • Douglas P Beall

  • Sandy Beall

  • Robert Behrens

  • Lucy Bellerby

  • Vaclav E Benes

  • Stuart Bernstein

  • Gregory Berry

  • Julia P Berry

  • Peter Beutler

  • Harthon H Bill

  • Glen S Bishop

  • Richard B Black

  • Arnold A Bloomer

  • Laura Bothwell

  • Scot R Bowen

  • James A Brady

  • Nancy J Brady

  • Tom R Bratton

  • Shirley M Bridges

  • Marty Brigham

  • Matt Brooks

  • Pete R Brownell

  • Leslie H Buckland

  • Sherman M Bull M.D.

  • Jane Bunin

  • Leon P Burris IV

  • Alfred L Bush

  • Craig Cammann

  • Robert J Campbell

  • Michael Cannon

  • Becky Carmen

  • Brian D Carter

  • Lawrence A Carter

  • Richard A Carter

  • Francis J Castle

  • B. K Choe

  • Yvon Chouinard

  • Dallas Clark

  • Dana Q Coffield

  • Keith Cole

  • Emily Connor

  • John Connor

  • Paul R Cooley

  • Hilary Coolidge

  • James H Cossitt

  • Donald R Counts

  • Frederick P Couper

  • Paul M Cowan

  • David H Coward

  • Chadwick G Creamer

  • Christopher Croft

  • Caspar Cronk

  • Elliott T Crooks

  • James M Crosslin

  • Ernesto Cruz

  • Robert Dahlgren

  • Sharon Dahlgren

  • David Dailey

  • Rupert S Dance

  • Mark Daughtridge

  • Alexandra L Davidge

  • John W Davidge III

  • John W Davidge IV

  • Joseph K Davidson

  • Scott E Davis

  • Steven K Davis

  • William E Davis

  • Carl R Deane

  • Don M Deck

  • Diana Dee

  • Mark Deem

  • Diann DeFebbe

  • Jonathan DeJong

  • Alain DeLotbiniere MD

  • Walter P Dembitsky MD

  • Yonsuk S Derby

  • Jerry S Dixon

  • Christopher Dodson

  • Brian R Donovan

  • Jennifer E Dow MD

  • Dennis T Drayna

  • Philip N Duff

  • Jonathan S Dunder

  • Frederick L Dunn

  • Robert A Dutile

  • Evelio A Echevarria

  • Jim Edwards

  • Ken Ehrhart

  • Dan A Emmett

  • Robert C Emrick

  • Greg Engelman

  • Terrence J English

  • Eddie Espinosa

  • Gary Evans

  • Michael Feldman

  • Andrew Fink

  • Mike Fischesser

  • Christopher Flory

  • Philip Francis III

  • Joyce Frost

  • Steven M Furman

  • Franziska Garrett

  • James Garrett

  • Chris Gay

  • Karl F Gerdes

  • Clark L Gerhardt Jr.

  • David G Gerhart

  • Mark Gerschoffer

  • David C Gerstenberger

  • Frank Gibney

  • Neil C Gleichman

  • Steven W Glenn

  • Jocelyn C Glidden

  • David V Goeddel

  • Wesley Gooch

  • Robert A Goodin

  • Pat Goodman

  • Kenneth R Goodwin Jr.

  • Frank J Gould

  • Kevin E Grant

  • Charles L Graves

  • Arthur Greef

  • Valentin K Gribkoff Ph.D.

  • Serena Griffin

  • Wayne Z Griffin Jr.

  • John M Grunsfeld

  • George Grzyb

  • Arjun Gupta

  • Samuel P Guyton

  • Peter H Hackett M.D.

  • Hans F Haemisegger

  • Matthew Hale Jr.

  • Jeffrey S Hall

  • Jeffrey S Hall Jr.

  • Robert B Hall

  • Rick Hanheide

  • Matthew Haraburda

  • John E Harlin

  • Andre Haroche

  • David Harrah

  • Jeffrey Hausch

  • Nicholas Hausch

  • Victoria Hausch

  • William E Hauser

  • Seth C Hawkins

  • Sibylle C Hechtel

  • Bowie Helm

  • Robert Heuman

  • Daniel Hildreth

  • Sandy Hill

  • Colleen Hinton

  • Denny Hogan

  • Collin Holt

  • Rex Hong

  • Candace T Horgan

  • Thomas F Hornbein MD

  • Robert A Horton Jr.

  • Patrick Hovey

  • Lawrence S Huntington

  • Barry K Hutten

  • Robert E Hyman

  • Jorge V Jasson

  • Kristi Jett

  • John Jinishian

  • Arthur Johnson

  • Michelle Jones

  • Robert W Jones

  • Steve Jones

  • Barton Kamrath

  • Mark A Karplus

  • Ben Katz

  • Sean Killackey

  • Scarlet S Kim

  • Kevin J Kiwak

  • Timothy Klostermeier

  • Paul Kovatch

  • Mark Kroese

  • Gary A Kuehn

  • Erik Lambert

  • David Landman

  • Daniel Langmade

  • Reid Larson

  • Robert N Latz

  • Douglas S Layman

  • Jonathan B Leavitt

  • Kyle Lefkoff

  • Paul Lego

  • R. Lehman

  • Sherman Lehman

  • Andria Lenoir

  • Alison Levine

  • Robert E Linck LtC

  • Gregory C Lindsay

  • Alice Liska

  • Evan T Lokow

  • William Lorch

  • George Lowe

  • Evan Lukow

  • Bob Lutz

  • Philip B Macneil

  • Richard Malloch

  • Sawyer K Mansfield

  • Weston Markham

  • Larry Marquardt

  • Philip S Marshall

  • Michele Mass

  • MaryAnn Matthews

  • John H Mattox MD

  • Sheila Matz

  • William G May

  • James McCarthy

  • Nick McClintock

  • T.K. McClintock

  • Danny McCracken

  • Ronald J McCracken

  • Tom A McCrumm

  • Andrew McDermott

  • Peter D McGann MD

  • Robert McGown

  • Randall K McGregor MD

  • Scott E McIntosh

  • Staci McIntosh

  • Margot A McKee

  • Scott D McKee MD

  • Greg McKenna

  • Michael A McKenna

  • Craig D McKibbin

  • Amy G Meredith

  • Peter Metcalf

  • Michael S Meyer

  • John W Middendorf

  • Scott Milliman

  • Carl D Miners

  • Hari Mix

  • Michael Morgan

  • Halsted “Hacksaw” Morris

  • C. Moyer

  • Rob Mungeclimber

  • Alexander Nathan

  • Bob Newsome

  • Richard M Nolting

  • Ari Novak

  • James R Oetzel

  • Ric Ondrusek

  • Brian O'Neill

  • Hilaree O'Neill

  • Alan Pace

  • Chip Parfet

  • Jean E Parfet

  • Adam Patridge

  • Merritt Patridge

  • Daniel Peck

  • John Peton

  • James B Phillips

  • Will Phillips

  • Karla Pifer

  • David and Laura Polan

  • W.L Putnam

  • Alexander R Read

  • Marion Read

  • Mary B Read

  • Thomas M Read

  • John A Rehmer

  • Louis Reichardt

  • John T Reilly

  • Peter L Renz

  • John D Reppy

  • Mona Reynolds

  • Jim Richards

  • James G Rickards

  • David E Riggs

  • Julie R Riggs

  • Kenneth A Rivkin

  • John C Roberson

  • Robert L Rockwell

  • Ernest F Roots

  • Steve Roper

  • Dan Rose

  • Paul Rose

  • Gary C Ruggera MD

  • Howard C Runyon

  • George F Russell Jr.

  • David Ryon MD

  • Allen R Sandico

  • Lukas Saul

  • Martin Saul

  • Willits H Sawyer

  • Stewart Sayah

  • Ulrika Schumacher

  • Mark Schumacher MD

  • Friedel Schunk

  • Steve Schwartz

  • Stephen Scofield

  • Samuel C Silverstein MD

  • Robert E Sinclair

  • Elliot Singer

  • Kapp Singer

  • A.C. Sherpa

  • Gregory Smith

  • Justin Smith

  • Knolan Smith

  • Lowell Smith

  • Roland Smith

  • Jordan K Smith Jr.

  • Allan G Snyder

  • Lydia S Spitzer

  • Nicholas C Spitzer

  • Oliver Stauffer

  • Matthew Steenberg

  • Zach R Stewart

  • Lory Stimson

  • Barbara Straka

  • William C Straka

  • Theodore P Streibert

  • Bob Strode

  • Richard R Strother

  • Lewis Surdam

  • David H Swanson

  • Joshua Swidler

  • Geoffrey C Tabin MD

  • John Taylor

  • Daniel Taylor-Ide

  • John-lansing J Teal

  • Daniel G Tear

  • Vernon E Tejas

  • John Thackray

  • Holcombe H Thomas

  • William Thomas

  • Martin J Torresquintero

  • John Tracy

  • Clint Treadwell

  • Lawrence True

  • Lein H Tung

  • Ronald J Ulrich

  • William B Van De Graaff

  • Peter C Vaream

  • Richard Vassar

  • Robert C Vaughn

  • Graham A Vickowski

  • Jeff S Wagener MD

  • Robbins L Wallace Jr.

  • George Wallerstein

  • Mike Warburton

  • Christopher B Warner

  • Bronwen Waters BW

  • Theodore Weicker

  • Cleonice P Weidlich

  • Robert West

  • Elizabeth White

  • Joseph F Wilcox

  • Mark D Wilford

  • Douglas N Wilson

  • Robert A Wilson

  • Thomas Wong

  • Ji Wu

  • Ozgur Yazlali

  • Michael Yokell

  • Eric Yollick

  • Liz Young

 

departed lifetime members


  • James K Angell Jr.

  • Robert Bates

  • Sumit Bhardwaj

  • Charles F Brush

  • Stimson Bullitt

  • Bruce H Carroll

  • Patrick J Clark

  • Ursula Corning

  • Diana Dailey

  • Norman Dyhrenfurth

  • James W Ebert

  • S. J Ebert

  • Andrew Embick MD

  • John Kevin Fox

  • Neil Gehrels

  • Walter T Haswell III

  • James F Henriot

  • Donald Hubbard

  • Kit Natland

  • Theodore Nicolai

  • John C Oberlin

  • Sean O'Brien

  • Robert M Ormes

  • Edith Overly

  • Peter L Overmire

  • Louis W Pearson

  • Harvey N Platts

  • Frederick O Johnson

  • Edward B Keller MD

  • Henry W Kendall

  • Gene Mason MD

  • Bruce L Meyer MD

  • William J Mosconi

  • Joseph E Murphy Jr.

  • Verne R Read

  • John H Ross

  • David Ryan

  • Francis R Sanderlin

  • Doreen Spitzer

  • Robert J Swanson

  • William H Thomas

  • Douglas R Tompkins

  • Reinhold A Ulrich MD

  • Douglas Walker

  • Ritner E Walling

  • David G Ward

  • Thomas J Watson Jr.

  • Rodman Wilson MD

  • John A Woodworth MD

A handful of members have also been awarded Honorary memberships for lasting and highly significant impact on the advancement of the climbing craft. View Honorary Members here.