National PELRA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
 


 The National Public Employer Labor Relations Association presents 
The Award of Excellence to an individual who has made an outstanding 
contribution to management in the field of public sector labor relations.

The Award of Excellence represents NPELRA’s highest acknowledgement 
of the recipient’s dedication and achievement in the development of positive labor-management relations.

It signifies professional efforts, which have demonstrated creative and 
innovative leadership over an extended period of time. 

 

 

2018 Award of Excellence Nomination Form

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Click Here for Nomination Form

 

 


Recipients of the Award of Excellence


2017: Tammara Williams, NV

2016: Teresa Rotschafer, IA

2015: Joe Carrillo, WA

2014: Bernadette Welch

2013: Jerry Keating

2012: Kent Michaelson

2011: Douglas E. Duckett

2010: Robin Hall

2009: Thomas Nowell

2008: Walt Pellegrini
 
2007: Susan Love 


 
 

2006: Cathy Raymond

2005: Trude Elliott
 
2004: Jeannette Sobania

2003: Irene Koski
 
2002: Gary M. O’Bannon

2001: John Liebert
 
2000: Madge Blakey

1999: Steven Rosenthal
 
1998: James W. Geissner
 
1997: Dean R. Mielke

1996: William L. Holcomb
 
 

1995: R. Theodore Clark, Jr.

1994: Orv Placial
 
1993 Keith Krinke

1992: Thomas A. Payne
 
1991: John Martinez
 
1990: John F. “Duke” Hoffman
 
1989: Rolland C. Toenges
 
1988: Kermit Francis
 
1987: Edward J. “Ned” Gusty
 
1986: Frank H. Forbes, Jr.

1985: Anthony C. “Tony” Russo
 
1984: Sam J. Nalbone