Sanitarian Award

Plaque and $1,500 Honorarium. Presented to an individual for outstanding service to the public, IAFP and the profession of the Sanitarian.

Sponsored by: Sponsored by Ecolab Inc.

2017 Recipient(s): Candace Jacobs

    Past Awardees

  • 2016 — Karl Thorson
  • 2015 — Joe Stout
  • 2014 — Christina Ritchey Wilson
  • 2013 — David F. Blomquist
  • 2012 — Robert Hennes
  • 2011 — Randy L. Elsberry
  • 2010 — Jeff Kornacki
  • 2009 — Philip S. Wolff
  • 2008 — Don Wilding
  • 2007 — Charles A. "Bert" Bartleson
  • 2006 — Jack Guzewich
  • 2005 — Steven T. Sims
  • 2004 — Helen M. Piotter
  • 2003 — None Given
  • 2002 — Dan Erickson
  • 2001 — O. D. "Pete" Cook
  • 2000 — Norris A. Robertson, Jr.
  • 1999 — Gloria I. Swick
  • 1998 — Terry B. Musson
  • 1997 — Randall A. Daggs
  • 1996 — Leon H. Jensen
  • 1995 — Everett E. Johnson
  • 1994 — Charles Price
  • 1993 — Lawrence Roth
  • 1992 — Dick B. Whitehead
  • 1991 — James I. Kennedy
  • 1990 — Leon Townsend
  • 1989 — Robert Gales
  • 1988 — Kirmon Smith
  • 1987 — Erwin P. Gadd
  • 1986 — Jay Boosinger
  • 1985 — Harry Haverland
  • 1984 — Harold Wainess
  • 1983 — None Given
  • 1982 — Edwin L. Ruppert
  • 1981 — Paul Pace
  • 1980 — John A. Baghott
  • 1979 — Bailus Walker, Jr.
  • 1978 — Orlowe Osten
  • 1977 — Harold Bengsch
  • 1976 — M. W. Jefferson
  • 1975 — Samuel C. Rich
  • 1974 — Clarence K. Luchterhand
  • 1973 — None Given
  • 1972 — Ambrose P. Bell
  • 1971 — Shelby Johnson
  • 1970 — None Given
  • 1969 — W. R. McLean
  • 1968 — Roy T. Olson
  • 1967 — Roger L. Stephens
  • 1966 — Paris B. Boles
  • 1965 — Harold R. Irvin
  • 1964 — None Given
  • 1963 — R. L. Cooper
  • 1962 — Larry Gordon
  • 1961 — Martin C. Donovan
  • 1960 — James C. Barringer
  • 1959 — William Kempa
  • 1958 — Karl A. Mohr
  • 1957 — Harold J. Barnum
  • 1956 — John H. Fritz
  • 1955 — B. G. Tennent
  • 1954 — Kelley G. Vester
  • 1953 — E. F. Meyers
  • 1952 — Paul Corash