• Excellence in Enduring Service


    Recognizes dedicated volunteer service to the Society at the grassroots level.


    The member has a minimum of 15 years of continuous service in a leadership position(s) within the society.

    Nomination Process

    Candidates are nominated by the membership on the proper form  by the designated deadline. Nominations are reviewed by a subcommittee of the Honors and Awards Committee. Society Officers are not eligible for nomination during their term of office.

    Documentation requirements include:

    • Society service record including positions held and dates of service
    • Description of initiatives undertaken
    • Up to four letters of recommendation supporting achievements
    • Examples of results achieved.

    Administration and Judging

    Recommendation of the Honors and Awards Committee is submitted to the Executive Board for approval. This award may be presented to multiple (up to five) honorees.

    Past Honorees

    2015 Jerry M. Clemons, Ph.D.
    2014 George C. Bentinck
    2014 Lorne D. Brackenbury
    2014 Dale C. Merriman
    2014 James F. Tatera, CSAT
    2013 Michael W. Chaney, CAP
    2013 Francisco Diaz-Andreu
    2013 Bill Johnson
    2013 Lawrence M. "Dutch" Keen, P.E.
    2012 Carlos Liboni
    2012 Harriet A. Radvansky
    2012 Arunachalam Ramanathan
    2012 Francis X. White
    2012 Douglas Zimmerman