2015-16    Lisa A. Tromovitch, Artistic Director, Livermore Shakespeare Festival
2014-15    Jeffrey Watkins, Artistic Director, Atlanta Shakespeare Company
2012-13    Patrick Spottiswoode, Director, Globe Education Shakespeare's Globe
2011         Jim Helsinger, Artistic Director, Orlando Shakespeare Theater
2009-10  Philip Sneed, Former Producing Artistic Director, Colorado Shakespeare Festival
2008         Robert Barr, Former Managing Director, Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
2007         Dawn McAndrews, Producing Artistic Director, Theater at Monmouth
2005-06  David Dreyfoos, Former Producing Director, Oregon Shakespeare Festival
2004         Lesley Schisgall Currier, Managing Director, Marin Shakespeare Company
2003         Richard Garner, Producing Artistic Director, Georgia Shakespeare
2002        Thomas F. Bradac, Artistic Director, Shakespeare Orange County
2001        Dr. Sidney Berger, Former Producing Director, Houston Shakespeare Festival
2000        Cindy Melby Phaneuf, Former Producing Artistic Director, Nebraska Shakespeare Festival
1999        R. Scott Phillips, Executive Director, Utah Shakespeare Festival
1998        Curt Tofteland, Former Producing Director, Kentucky Shakespeare Festival
1997        Jan Powell, Former Artistic Director, Tygres Heart Shakespeare Company
1996        Cynthia White, Former Associate Director, Oregon Shakespeare Festival
1995        Michael Addison, Former Artistic Director, California Shakespeare Festival
1994        Douglas N. Cook, Former Producing Artistic Director, Utah Shakespearean Festival
1993        Dr. Sidney Berger, Former Producing Director, Houston Shakespeare Festival