The title of Emeritus is generally conferred upon a learned or senior person who retires from a position but continues to be honoured and respected for years of selfless and excellent service to a cause.
President Emeritus | 2013 – Present
Dr. M. S. Gill, Past President of the Himalayan Club, has long and abiding interest in the Himalaya. He was the Deputy Commissioner for the state of Lahaul and Spiti (1961-62) and served a long stint in this remote area.
Editor Emeritus | 2013 – Present
Harish Kapadia has made a unique contribution to our knowledge of the Himalaya: as editor of the Himalayan Journal, one of the most authoritative and comprehensive records of exploratory activity in the Himalaya.