2010 Inaugural Class


Charter Members – December 22, 2010


Charles W. HowardCharles W. Howard
Dean of Santa Clauses
Albion, New York

Raymond Joseph Raymond Joseph “Jim” Yellig
The Real Santa from Santa Claus
Santa Claus, Indiana

Bill StrotherBill Strother
Miller & Rhoads Legendary Santa Claus
Richmond, Virginia

James D. RiellyJames D. Rielly
A remarkable Santa Claus from Rhode Island
Bristol, Rhode Island

Edmund GwennEdmund Gwenn
Miracle on 34th Street
London, England

Robert GeorgeRobert George
The Presidential Santa
Columbus, Nebraska

Doug MellorDoug Mellor
The Commercial Santa
Chicago, Illinois

James EdgarJames Edgar
The First Department Store Santa
Brockton, Massachusetts

George SmithGeorge Smith
Small Town Santa with a Big Heart
Jackson, Tennessee

Carl HansenCarl Hansen
Santa Trainer for Santa’s Village, Inc.
Scotts Valley, California

Phillip L. WenzPhillip L. Wenz
Santa from Santa’s Village
Dundee, Illinois

Ray JochumRay Jochum
Keeping Santa’s Traditions
St. Henry, Indiana

George McClintockGeorge McClintock
Santa at the Rim of the World
Lake Arrowhead, California

Nate DoanNate Doan
The Original Santa of Bay City
Bay City, Michigan