Previous Honorary Fellows

The rank of Honorary Fellow is conferred upon a person who is not a member of the Society but who (1) has achieved eminence in the field of technical communication or (2) has performed a significant service for the Society.

  • 2014 - Alan Alda
  • 2013 - David Pogue
  • 2011 - Tim O'Reilly
  • 2010 - Erin McKean
  • 2009 - Jimmy Wales
  • 2007 - Simon Singh
  • 2006 - Vinton G. Cerf
  • 2006 - Robert E. Kahn
  • 2005 - Felice Frankel
  • 2004 - Maxine Singer
  • 2003 - Natalie Angier
  • 2002 - David Macaulay
  • 2001 - David T. Suzuki
  • 2000 - Stephen Jay Gould
  • 1999 - Timothy J. Berners-Lee
  • 1999 - Charles F. Goldfarb
  • 1998 - James Burke
  • 1997 - Edward R. Tufte
  • 1996 - Donald A. Norman
  • 1995 - Patricia Wright
  • 1993 - Carolyn Leach Huntoon
  • 1992 - Alvin M. Weinberg
  • 1991 - Eugene Garfield
  • 1990 - Walter W. Horn
  • 1989 - Walter E. Massey
  • 1988 - Martin Meyerson
  • 1987 - Norman R. Augustine
  • 1986 - Robert A. Frosch
  • 1985 - Norman Hackerman
  • 1983 - Murray L. Weidenbaum
  • 1982 - Curtis T. Youngblood
  • 1981 - Herbert A. Simon
  • 1979 - Irving S. Bengelsdorf
  • 1978 - John J. McKetta
  • 1977 - Edward T. Hall
  • 1976 - Philip H. Abelson
  • 1975 - S. I. Hayakawa
  • 1974 - Frank E. Winship
  • 1974 - R. Buckminster Fuller