Past Annual Award Recipients

SDSWMA Awards Recipients

Year Past President Career Achievement Local Champion Innovation
1996-97 Phyllis Packard Terry Keller Larry McManus Tim Sanders
1997-98 Carolyn Trautman Duane Noeldner Joe Walters Bob McGrath and Doug Johnson
1998-99 Clark Sowers Leonard "Magic" Bordeaux Bob Wilcox City of Rapid City
1999-2000 Tim Sanders Mike Erickson Benchmark Foam, Inc. Bruce Pier
2000-01 Val Keller Clayton Cook New Deal Tire City of Sioux Falls
2001-02 Doug Johnson Bob McGrath Val Keller Jerry Wright
2002-03 Karen Cook Dave Templeton Larry McManus Millenium Recycing of SF
2003-04 Ron Olson Carolyn Trautman Tim Kenyon Dave Ryan
2004-05 Larry McManus Ed Verley Ron Olson Fred Doran
2005-06 David Ryan no award Jason Chan no award
2006-07 Tim Kenyon Phyllis Packard 1. Ace Steel and Recycling 2. Mueller Pallets Recovered Materials Management
2007-08 Mike Scott Jerry Wright Phyllis Packard Dale Fortin
2008-09 Bob Iverson Carl Wright City of Madison City of Mitchell
2009-10 Jay Johnson Bob McGrath Tim Kenyon, LBG Dustin Hansen, Sioux Falls LF
2010-11 Mike Boerger Larry McManus Valerie Keller, Pierre Michael Oyler, Rapid City MRF
2011-12 Jay Koch Doug Hillmer Mike Scott, Brown County Rhett Albers, SRSS, Inc.
2012-13 Tim Kenyon Ron Olson Dave McElroy, Sioux Falls Travis Hewitt, AGRAT2
2013-14 Dave McElroy Tim Kenyon Barker Concrete-CFRWMD  No award
2014-15 Karl Merbach Ron Bannwarth Van Haugrud Michael Erickson
2015-16  Fred Snoderly  Valerie Keller South Dakota DENR Staff  No award
 2016-17 Larry McManus Bob Iverson Ryan Badten & Walworth Co Landfill  No award