Below are the archives of FAEDS documents from the 1980.
- President: Mr. Ronald McCord
- President Elect: Mrs. Mary Esther Raker
- Robert W. Sims: Mr. Jack Kelly
- Raymond Parker – Aid to FAEDS Award: Mrs. Nikki Riggsbee
- Bill English resigned as Executive Secretary effective January 1.
- Membership approached 300 individuals.
- Summer Conference held in Ft. Lauderdale.
- Fall Conference hosted in Orlando.
- Sims Award to Jack Kelly.
- Aid to FAEDS Award to Nikki Riggsbee and Tom Lunsford.
- Terry Shoultes becomes first historian