Honorary Fellowship Awards

This award is given to recognize persons (non-WPRA members) who have made outstanding achievements or contributions to the parks and recreation movement. The impact of their contribution should be of major significance to the local community or go beyond the local community.

Honorary Fellowship Awards Recipients

2018 Mary Behling    
2017 Randy Meyer 1993 C.C. “Buzz” Besadny
2016 Casey Latz 1992 Fred Engh
2015 Lucille Taylor 1991 None
2011/12/13/14 None 1990 None
2010 William "Bill" Barker 1989 Spencer Black
2009 Roger VandenLandenberg 1988 Dr. George Wilson
2008 Jim Guy Jr, Cottage Grove 1987 None
2007 Jim Smrz 1986 None
2006 Floyd and Pat Hamus 1985 None
2005 None 1984 None
2004 Mary Deignan 1983 Harry Haskell, Jr.
2003 Robert & Irvin Goodman 1982 Tony Mobley
2002 Chuck & Jen Johnson 1981 Phyllis Ovans
2001 Marilyn Penn 1980 John Davis
2000 Herb Harris 1979 None
1999 Wisconsin State Park System 1978 Dr. Anthony Earl
1998 UW La Crosse Therapeutic Recreation Program 
& Ice Age Park & Trail Foundation
1977 None
1997 None 1976 Dr. Clifton Hutchins
1996 Dr. George Arimond 1975 Robert Cleckner
1995 August Revoy 1974 Hollis Meacham