2013-2014 Award Winners
Presenter of the Year for 2014
Barry Fagan, PE/PLS, CPESC and Jesse Poore, AICP, CFM
IECA recognizes Barry Fagan, PE/PLS, CPESC and Jesse Poore, AICP, CFM as the Presenters of the Year award winners for their presentation titled Leadership Through Collaboration: It's Not My Way or the Highway offered at Environmental Connection 2014. This presentation taught that influence is the essence of leadership and that influence is critical to our industry's future. Fagan and Poore taught efforts to engage and collaborate with unlikely partners can benefit the team, profession and water quality.
The Environmental Achievement Award is IECA's premier award. It recognizes an outstanding erosion and sediment control project, program or system that demonstrates excellence in natural resource conservation and environmental protection. IECA names Frank Kneib, winner of the 2013 Environmental Achievement Award.
David T. Williams, Ph.D., PE, CPESC, PH
David T. Williams, Ph.D.,
PE, CPESC, PH
The Sustained Contributor Award recognizes an IECA member who has provided distinguished service to the IECA and has made outstanding contributions to improve the erosion and sediment control industry for a sustained period of time. Winners of this Award will have demonstrated leadership by example through a significant and long-term contribution to the erosion and sediment control industry and to the IECA through one or more of the following: education, government involvement, research, establishment of standards or policies or the development of technology. Congratulations to David T. Williams, Ph.D., PE, CPESC, PH, winner of the 2013 Sustained Contributor Award.
Most Distinguished Technical Paper Award
Julie Etra, MS, CPESC
Julie Etra, MS, CPESC
"Effects of Herbicide and Soil Inoculation on a Northern Nevada Post-Fire Restoration Site" has been named the winner of the Most Distinguished Technical Paper Award for Environmental Connection 2014. This award honors the presenters who have demonstrated excellence within the content of their Environmental Connection technical presentation. The paper was submitted by Julie Etra, MS, CPESC.
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