ISU Historian Elected President of SHGAPE

Stacy Cordery

Professor Stacy Cordery of the Iowa State University History Department was elected vice-president and president-elect of the Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (SHGAPE) in December. Prof. Cordery is Senior Historical Consultant for the Theodore Roosevelt Center and a long-time member of the Theodore Roosevelt Association Advisory Board. Author of Alice: Alice Roosevelt Longworth, From White House Princess to Washington Power Broker (Viking, 2007), Juliette Gordon Low: The Remarkable Founder of the Girl Scouts (Viking 2012), and several other books, she served as SHGAPE Treasurer from 2015 to 2021. Her media appearances include CNN, C-Span, the History Channel, Smithsonian TV, and Weekend Edition, among others. She earned the SHGAPE Roger Bridges Distinguished Service Award in 2022.