Lifetime Leadership Award

The Lifetime Leadership Award is presented annually at  LANDSCAPES to a member of NALP who has dedicated his/her life to the landscape and lawn care industry. He/she has demonstrated leadership and service, as well as made a commitment to both the industry and the association. Eligible nominees must be active members of the National Association of Landscape Professionals and have been a part of the industry for a minimum of 25 years.

Now accepting nominations - Deadline May 3, 2021


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2020 Lifetime Leadership Award Recipient

Jon Cundiff, LIC - Weed Man Kansas City


Previous Lifetime Leadership Award Winners

 
 
2019 — Jerry Grossi, Landscape Certified Manager


 
 
2018 — Frank Mariani, Landscape Certified Manager


 
 
2017 — Jim McCutcheon, Landscape Certified Manager


 
 
2016 — Phil Allen, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2015 — Dan Foley, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2014 — Norman Goldenberg, Landscape Industry Certified Technician


 
 
2012 — David Snodgrass, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2011 — John Gibson, Landscape Industry Certified Technician


 
 
2010 — Chris Kujawa, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2009 — Rick Doesburg, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2008 — Phil Fogarty


 
 
2007 — Eldon Dyk, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2006 — Kurt Kluznik, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2005 — Debra Holder


 
 
2004 — Ronald Damgaard


 
 
2003 — Richard Ott, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2002 — David Minor


 
 
2001 — J. Landon Reeve, IV, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
2000 — William Thornton, Jr., Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
1999 — Joe D. Carpenter, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
1998 — Gary Thornton, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
1997 — Rodney Bailey, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
1996 — Thomas Garber


 
 
1995 — Ronald Kujawa, Landscape Industry Certified Manager


 
 
1994 — Bruce Hunt


 
 
1993 — Thomas Lied, Landscape Industry Certified Manager