Each year at the Annual meeting of the Iowa Water Environment Association individuals, Field and Management personnel as applicable, will be inducted into the IOWA GOLDEN MANHOLE SOCIETY (IAGMS) in recognition of their contributions to Collection Systems Operations and Maintenance activities.

Criteria:

  1. The nominee does not need to be a member of the IAWEA.
  2. The nominee’s contribution to Collection Systems activities must be documented using the IAWEA’s IAGMS nomination form posted on the IAWEA web site.
  3. Nominations are accepted from anyone.

Nomination Submital & Selection:

  1. Download the nomination form from the IAWEA web site by going to the home page at www.iawea.org. Click on Awards/IAGMS/Nomination. Submit completed nomination form by January 31 to the Chairperson of the Iowa Golden Manhole Society as noted on the web site.
  2. All nominations will be reviewed by the Iowa Golden Manhole Society at the Annual Collection Systems Specialty conference that is typically held in March. From submitted nominations the IAGMS will review nominations and make their selection to be presented at the awards ceremony at the IAWEA annual conference which is typically held in June.
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Award Recipients

2017

Chuck Schrader

2017

Chad Sparks

2016

Curt Kampman

2015

Adam Smith

2014

Terry McArthur

2013

Kevin Moler

2012

Roger McFarland

2011

Darrel Bisgard

2010

Ken Goering

2009

Steven Simons

2006

Mark Van Gundy

2006

Mark McGuire

2005

Paul A. Druivenga

2005

Brian T Lamansky

2004

Robert Loose

2004

Ed Jacobe

2004

Dennis Kinder

2003

Don Nemitz

2003

James Wendel

2003

Paul V Nolan

2002

Lavern Cole

2002

Charlie Stevens

2001

Bob Kephart

2001

Ernest Rundall

2001

Larry Smith

2000

Blaine Schwingdorf

2000

Duane Wessel

2000

Robert MacNamara

2000

Robert Moen

2000

Jeff Oberthein

2000

Harley Vandusseldord

2000

Chuck Pendgraft

2000

George Evans

2000

John Payne

2000

Bob Secoy

1999

Bob Evridge

1999

Paul Vanous

1999

Jim Utter

1999

Glen Petersen

1999

Larry Kubli

1999

Mike Snyder

1999

Steve Casey

1999

Dennis White

1999

Jeff Young

1999

Steve Gearheart