Past Annual Award Recipients

SDSWMA Awards Recipients

Year Past President Career Achievement Local Champion Innovation
1996-1997 Phyllis Packard Terry Keller Larry McManus Tim Sanders
1997-1998 Carolyn Trautman Duane Noeldner Joe Walters Bob McGrath and Doug Johnson
1998-1999 Clark Sowers Leonard "Magic" Bordeaux Bob Wilcox City of Rapid City
1999-2000 Tim Sanders Mike Erickson Benchmark Foam, Inc. Bruce Pier
2000-2001 Val Keller Clayton Cook New Deal Tire City of Sioux Falls
2001-2002 Doug Johnson Bob McGrath Val Keller Jerry Wright
2002-2003 Karen Cook Dave Templeton Larry McManus Millenium Recycing of SF
2003-2004 Ron Olson Carolyn Trautman Tim Kenyon Dave Ryan
2004-2005 Larry McManus Ed Verley Ron Olson Fred Doran
2005-2006 David Ryan no award Jason Chan no award
2006-2007 Tim Kenyon Phyllis Packard

1. Ace Steel and Recycling
2. Mueller Pallets

Recovered Materials Management
2007-2008 Mike Scott Jerry Wright Phyllis Packard Dale Fortin
2008-2009 Bob Iverson Carl Wright City of Madison City of Mitchell
2009-2010 Jay Johnson Bob McGrath Tim Kenyon, LBG Dustin Hansen, Sioux Falls LF
2010-2011 Mike Boerger Larry McManus Valerie Keller, Pierre Michael Oyler, Rapid City MRF
2011-2012 Jay Koch Doug Hillmer Mike Scott, Brown County Rhett Albers, SRSS, Inc.
2012-2013 Tim Kenyon Ron Olson Dave McElroy, Sioux Falls Travis Hewitt, AGRAT2
2013-2014 Dave McElroy Tim Kenyon Barker Concrete-CFRWMD  No award
2014-2015 Karl Merbach Ron Bannwarth Van Haugrud Michael Erickson
2015-2016  Fred Snoderly  Valerie Keller South Dakota DENR Staff  No award
 2016-2017 Larry McManus Bob Iverson Ryan Badten & Walworth Co Landfill  No award
2017-2018 Valerie Keller Vonni Kallemeyn Tony Holmstrom - KVA Engineering  No award
2018-2019 Dennis McAlpine Tim Hess Gregory County  No award
2019-2020 Dale Fortin Todd Langland No award  No award