• Honorary Member

    Recognizes individuals, members or non-members, whose support of and/or contributions to the advancement of the automation profession deserve special recognition.  Honorary Member is the highest honor bestowed by the Society. An Honorary Member has the rights and privileges of a senior member.

    Award and Presentation

    Honorary Membership is conferred at the discretion of the Honors and Award Committee. There is no limit to the number of individuals who may granted Honorary Membership. The recognition includes a plaque to be presented to each recipient during the annual honors and awards program.

    Qualifications

    Candidates are identified, evaluated, and recommended by a subcommittee of the Honors and Awards Committee. The Honors and Awards Committee will review recommendations of the subcommittee and select a candidate to be submitted to the Executive Board for approval.

    Honorary Members

    The following is a list of those individuals whom the Society has conveyed the honor of ISA Honorary Member.

    Honorees

    1948 E.A. Uehline
    1954 E.G. Bailey
    1955 M.F. Behar
    1955 R. Rimbach
    1956 A.F. Sperry
    1957 W.G. Brombacher
    1957 R.D. Webb
    1959 A.O. Beckman
    1960 A.V. Astin
    1961 I.M. Stein
    1962 C.S. Draper
    1963 W.R. Hewlett
    1963 D. Packard
    1964 B.G. Ballard
    1964 B.H. Bristol
    1965 H.F. Dever
    1965 P.T. Sprague
    1966 W.B. Jones
    1967 J.D. Lindsey
    1967 R.E. Olson
    1968 W.A. Wildhack
    1969 W.H. Howe
    1970 R.P. Brown
    1971 P. Hart
    1971 J.G. Kerley
    1972 J.W. Fisher
    1972 R.T. Sheen
    1973 H.F. Moore
    1973 K. Fischer
    1974 H. Vollum
    1975 C.B. Moore
    1976 N. Cohn

    1976 J.M. Fluke
    1976 F.A. Lennon
    1977 N.W. Hartz
    1977 J.A. Parker
    1978 R.A. Bristol
    1979 W.A. Kates
    1979 N.B. Nichols
    1979 P.A. Sprague
    1980 W.A. Crawford
    1980 R.A. Schlegel
    1981 A.V. Novak
    1981 E.W. Pitt
    1982 P.F. Pagerey
    1982 T.M. Shive
    1983 R.L. Martin
    1983 P. Wing Jr.
    1984 D.C. Strain
    1985 E.G. Rorke
    1985 W.R. Sedlacek
    1986 H.C. Webster
    1987 J.H. Tolson
    1988 J.T. Anagnost
    1988 G. Striker
    1989 E. Ambler
    1989 H.S. Wilson
    1990 M.A. Keyes IV
    1990 T.M. Stout
    1991 V.H. Heath

    1992 P.W. Murrill
    1993 W.A. Bajek
    1994 L.M. Zoss
    1995 C.F. Knight
    1995 T.J. Williams
    1996 M.D. Winfield
    1997 Not Awarded
    1998 Not Awarded
    1999 W.B. Moore
    2000 W.H. Gates
    2000 B.R. Hollander
    2001 G.F Harvey
    2002 J. Truchard
    2003 J.G. Stevenson
    2004 L.M. Soule
    2005 K.D. Nosbusch
    2006 C.A. Cabrera
    2007 W. Jeffrey
    2008 H.D. Baumann
    2008 M. Walker
    2009 L.W. Moore
    2010 D. Kamen
    2011 A.S. Chatha
    2012 P.J. Galeski