Dedicated to the advancement of the mainland sugarcane industry in the United States of America

American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists

Honorary Members
of the
American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists

Honorary membership shall be conferred on any individual who has distinguished himself or herself in the sugar industry and is elected by a majority vote of the Joint Executive Committee. Honorary membership shall be exempt from dues and entitled to all the privileges of active membership. Each Division may have up to 15 Honorary Members. In addition, there may be up to eight Honorary members assigned to the two Divisions jointly. The following is a current list of the Honorary members of the American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists:

Honorary Members

Florida Division Joint Division Louisiana Division
Jose F. Alvarez Richard D. Breaux Harold Birkett
Henry J. Andreis Stephen J. Clarke Keith P. Bischoff
Barney Eiland Jack Comstock Jessie Breaux
John A. Fanjul Freddie A. Martin Patrick Cancienne
David Hall   Robert Falgout
David G. Holder   Manola Garcia
Mike Irey   Jeff  Hoy
Raul Perdomo   Windell Jackson
James M. Shine Jr.   Dalton P. Landry
    Charlie Melancon
  Edward P. Richard
    Kenneth Rodrigue
  Jackie Theriot
  Calvin Viator
    Daniel P. Viator


In Memoriam
In memory of deceased Honorary Members*

Florida Division Joint Division Louisiana Division
Guillermo Aleman Jack L. Dean Felix "Gus" Blanchard
Pedro R. Arellano Preston H. Dunckelman F. Neal Bolton
Enrique Arias Humberto Farinas S. J. P. Chilton
Antonio Arvesu      Lloyd L. Lauden        Lester Davidson
D. W. Beardsley Benjamin Legendre P.J. "Pete" de Gravelles
B. A. Belcher Denver T. Loupe Gilbert Durbin
John. B. Boy Jimmy D. Miller Minus Granger
Ron DeStefano Harold A. Willett F. A. Graugnard, Jr.
Horace Godfrey Peter Tai Merlin T. Henderson
Leo P. Hebert   Sess Hensley
Arthur Kirstein III   James E. Irvine
William J. Miller, Jr.   Harold Jacobs
Joseph R. Orsenigo Irving Legendre, Jr.
Ed Rice   Lowell L. McCormick
Blas M. Rodriguez E.W. McNeil
E. H. Todd Rouby J. Matherne
George H. Wedgworth   William S. Patout III
Joseph A. Polack
    Charles Savoie, Sr.

*Beginning with 1993 Honorary Members