William O. Marsh Safety Award

The William O. Marsh Safety Award recognizes significant achievements in safety, safety education or an outstanding operational safety program.
 

Sponsor

Originated in 1972 by Fairfax Underwriters Services Inc. in memory of William O. “Bill” Marsh.
 

Previous Recipients

2022 Rod Thomas,
Thomas Helicopters (ID)
1997 Tim Steier
2021 None 1996 Niels Andrews
2020 Fran de Kock,
Battlefords Airspray (SK)
1995 Jack Bailey
2019 Scott Bretthauer, NAAA 1994 None
2018 Boyd Morgan,
Quality Spraying Service (MT)
1993 Wayne Turner
2017 Ryan Densham,
Pratt & Whitney Canada
1992 Stuart Van Boening
2016 Maria Dopp (WI) 1991 None
2016 Perry Hofer,
Doland Aerial Spraying (SD)
1990 Kenneth Reis
2015 Terry Humphrey,
Thrush Aircraft Inc.
1989 Rodger Shelburne
2014 Craig Bair,
Wilbur Ellis Company
1988 Ron Jones
2013 Brian Rau,
Medina Flying Service (ND)
1987 John O'Connell
2012 John J. "Dusty" Dowd, Jr.
Syracuse Flying Service (KS)
1986 Richard Nixholm
2011 Robert McCurdy,
Flying Tiger Aviation LLC (LA)
1985 Pete Cugino
L.D. Nicholson
2010 Ken Degg, NAAA 1984 Ruben Lieb
2009 Alfred "Butch" Graves 1983 Russell Benson
2008 Leif Isaacson 1982 Mike C. Clark
2007 Gene Williams 1981 None
2006 None 1980 John Grace
2005 Dr. Dennis Gardisser 1979 Richard Reade
2004 David Steen 1978 John S. Callahan
Russell L. Miller
2003 Douglas M. Smith 1977 Joe Precissi
2002 Dennie Stokes 1976 Vinton Jones
2001 Harold Miller 1975 Everett Sneed
2000 Carl Payne 1974 John C. Richmond
1999 Duncan Wurm 1973 Dale W. Steward
Arnold Whisman
1998 Arlen Olson