Distinguished Service Award

Purpose & Intent:

This award honors an individual who has put forth extraordinary effort, provided unique service, and has accomplishments that will serve as an inspiration and example for others to follow. Download the application.

Eligibility Requirements:

To be considered for the Distinguished Service Award, each candidate must:

  • Be a current or former member of MSBO for at least 10 years in any member classification.
  • Have high professional integrity and character.
  • Members serving on the MSBO Board of Directors are not eligible.
  • No self-nominations will be accepted.

Individual exceptions to any or all of the above eligibility requirements may be granted by the MSBO Board of Directors under extraordinary circumstances.

Winners

  • 2020 — Marios Demetriou, Helen McNamara
  • 2019 — Gary L Start
  • 2018 — Paul J. Bodiya, Glenda Rader
  • 2017 — Robert F. Moore, Jr.
  • 2016 — Anthony A. Suszek
  • 2015 — Timothy A. Raymer
  • 2014 — Steven Lenar
  • 2013 — Sandra Motz
  • 2012 — Michael Keast
  • 2011 — Robert L. Burgess, Denise L. Robinson
  • 2010 — Arthur J. Bolt
  • 2009 — Donald Sovey
  • 2008 — Robert J. Hennip
  • 2007 — Richard A. Montcalm
  • 2004 — Eric “Ric” Peterson
  • 2003 — John Bowers, Gerald Hunsburger
  • 2002 — Edward Gwiadowski
  • 2001 — Michael P. Flanagan
  • 2000 — Barbara J. Needham
  • 1999 — Annie E. Zesinger
  • 1997 — Gerald Smith, Julius Tiziani
  • 1996 — Wallace B. Piper
  • 1995 — Duane V. VanDuzen, Ronald Van Ermen
  • 1994 — John P. Hamm, Pearl M. Holforty
  • 1993 — Clare Ebersole
  • 1992 — Virgil J. Laurain
  • 1990 — Frank M. Pichel
  • 1989 — Jack D. Oatley, Marajeane Zodtner
  • 1987 — C. Robert Muth
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