IWCA’s Past Recipients

WEED Hall of Fame AWARD

1983
Bill Hartman

Ada County Weed Supt.
Meridian ID

Sud Morishita (deceased)
Bonneville County Weed Supt.
Idaho Falls ID

Gene Ross
Noxious Weed Coordinator
Boise ID

 

1985
Wes Christensen

Bingham County Commissioner
Blackfoot ID

Wallace G. Savage
Twin Falls County Weed Supt.
Twin Falls ID

Dave Wattenbarger
Boundary County Ext. Agt.
Bonners Ferry ID

 

1986
Tom Hovenden
(deceased)
Executive Secretary
Food Producers of Idaho
Boise ID

William H. Leach
Farmer / Chemical Dealer
Valley Farm Supply
Bonners Ferry ID

Robert H. Callihan
U of I - Assoc. Prof.
Weed Science
Moscow ID

 

1987
John Madden

District Ranger
Fairfield ID

Reao Mickelson
Caribou County Weed Supt.
Soda Springs ID

 

1988
Gary Madenford

Bureau of Land Management
Shoshone, ID

 

1989
J. Wayne Cole

Extension Agent
Preston ID

 

1990
Richard Old

Weed ID Specialist
Moscow ID

 

1991
Bill Selelyo

Twin Falls County Weed Supt.
Twin Falls ID

 

1992
John Cenarrusa

Blaine County Weed Supt.
Carey ID

 

1993
Jack Gant

IDT Vegetation Foreman
Boise ID

 

1994
Gary O'Keefe

Latah County Weed Supt.
Moscow ID

 

1995
John Orr

Zeneca Ag Rep.
Eagle ID

 
1996
Don Morishita

U of I Weed Specialist
Twin Falls ID
 

1997
Sheila Huizar

Twin Falls County Weed Supt.
Twin Falls ID

 

1998
Dr. Gary Lee
(deceased)
Parma R & E Center
Parma ID

 

1999
Rory Clinton

Payette County Weed Supt.
New Plymouth ID

 

 

 

* Deceased

2000
Mike Bottoms

Boise County Weed Supt.
Idaho City ID

 

2001
Sandy Daniel

Kootenai County Weed Supt.
Coeur d'Alene ID

 

2002
Glen Secrist

Idaho Dept. of Agriculture
Bureau of Vegetation
Management Chief
Boise, ID

 

2003
Rep. Darrell Bolz
Idaho State Legislator
Caldwell, ID

Senator Larry Craig
U.S. Senate
Washington, D.C.

Bonnie Davis
Washington County Weed Supt.
Weiser, ID

Brian Wilbur
Ada County Weed Supt.
Meridian, ID

 

2004
Roger Batt
Idaho Weed Awareness
Campaign
Meridian, ID

Gordon Edwards
Cassia County Weed Supt.
Burley, ID

Jim Olivarez
U.S. Forest Service, Region 1
Missoula, MT

Brenda Waters
Yellowstone National Park
Wyoming

 

2005

John Cantlon

Dupont

Boise, ID

Ray Holes

Rancher & Owner of Lazy H Livestock/Prescriptive Livestock Services

White Bird, ID

Pat Kane

Bureau of Land Management

Boise, ID

Jeffrey Pettingill

Bonneville County Weed Supt.

Idaho Falls, ID

Rick Waitley

Association Management Group

Meridian, ID

 

2006

Carl Crabtree

Idaho County Weed Supt.

Grangeville, ID

Bas Hargrove

The Nature Conservancy

Boise, ID

Roger Rosentreter

Bureau of Land Management

Boise, ID

Pat Takasugi*

Former Idaho State Dept. of

Agriculture Director

Wilder, ID

 

2007

Brad Bluemer

Bonner County Weed Supt.

Sandpoint, ID

Frances Field

Former State Legislator

Grandview, ID

Dee Sienknecht

Association Management Group

Meridian, ID

Scott Uhrig

Twin Falls Weed Supervisor &

 Fire Rehab Supervisor

Shoshone, ID

2008

Eric Anderson

Idaho Legislator

Priest Lake, ID

Lynn Danly

Bureau of Land Management

Cottonwood, ID

Paul Muirbrook

Bingham County Weed

Blackfoot, ID

Matt Voile

Idaho State Noxious Weed Coordinator

Boise, ID

 

2009

Brad Elsberg

Elsberg Productions

Nampa, ID

Joey Milan

ISDA/BLM

Boise, ID

Dave Springer

Washington County Weed Advisory Board

Weiser, ID

Rick Van Bebber

U.S. Forest Service

Malad City, ID

 

2010

Mike Ottley

BLM Field Office

Burley, ID

Tim Prather

University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

Janet Valle

US Forest Service

Regions 1 & 4

Denny Williams

Clearwater County Weed Supt

Orofino, ID

 

2011

Jack Bell

Northside Tri-County CWMA

Jerome, ID

Jack Bell

Nez Perce Tribe

Lapwai, ID

Glenn Bradley

Northside Tri-County CWMA

Shoshone, ID

Mike Overacker

Lemhi County Weed Control &

   Private Rancher

Salmon, ID

Cindy Pusey

Association Management Group

Meridian, ID

Dan Safford

ISDA

Boise, ID

 

2012

Alan Martinson

Latah County Weed Superintendent

Moscow, ID

Mark Schwarzlaender

University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

 

2013

Robert Cope

Lemhi County Commissioner

Warren Ririe

US Forest Service Boise Region

 ** Prior to October 2003, the
IWCA Hall of Fame Award
was called IWCA Weed
Worker of the Year Award**

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