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Awards and Honors

To recognize the efforts of its members Wakota CAER has developed the following awards.

Huck Finn

Recognizes outstanding service related to protecting and preserving the Mississippi River.

Past Recipients

2015-Christina Morrison, Tiller Corporation

2013-Matt Stokes, Red Wing CAER

2012-CF Industries

2011-Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

2010-Pete Herpst, Flint Hills Resources

2009-Joseph Dentry, USCG

2008-Pat Flowers, Xcel Energy

 

Global Outreach Award

Recognizes CAER-related efforts reaching beyond Washington and Dakota counties.

Past Recipients

2013-Christina Morrison, Tiller Corporation

2012-Matt Stokes, Red Wing CAER

2011-Patrick Waletzko, Washington County Emergency Mgmt

2010- Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

2009-Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

2008-Bill Freischel, Dakota County and Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

 

Significant Contributor Award

Recognizes a member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty in his or her contribution to Wakota CAER.

Past Recipients

2015-Koch Pipeline

2013-Wayne Jorgensen

2012-Colleen Stelmach

2011-Hue Lam, CHS Inc.

2010-Hue Lam, CHS Inc.

2009-Mike Pliml, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services and Jayshree Desai, Xcel Energy

2008-Bill McNally and Camie Pederson, West Central Environmental Services