Golden Manhole Society

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.

Download a Golden Manhole Society Award Nomination Form

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