2016 Award Winners

Water Environment Federation Awards

Winner of the WEF Hatfield (Outstanding Professionalism) Award: 
Larry Oelrich, City of Prairie Grove

Winner of the WEF Bedell Award: 
David Poe, Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility

Winner of the WEF Laboratory Analyst Award: 
Vincent Miles, Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility


Manager Awards

Winner of the Mike Thomason Wastewater Manager Award: 
Jennifer Enos, Springdale Water Utilities


Arkansas Water Environment Association Awards

Winner of the AWEA Young Professional of the Year Award: 
Zachary Crumpler, Little Rock Wastewater

Winner of the AWEA Collection System Award: 
Johnny Lunsford, Rogers Water Utilities

Winner of the AWEA Safety Professional of the Year Award: 
Stan Avery, Shumaker Public Service Corp.

Winner of the AWEA Pretreatment Professional of the Year Award: 
Stacy Carpenter, Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility

Winner of the AWEA Laboratory Analyst of the Year Award: 
Carolyn Roth, Rogers Water Utilities

Winner of the AWEA Safety for Cities < 20,000: 
Shumaker Public Service Corporation

Winner of the AWEA Safety for Cities > 20,000: 
Springdale Water Utilities


Arkansas Water Works & Water Environment Association Awards

Winner of the James Bailey Memorial Educator of the Year Award: 
Thea Hughes, Jacksonville Wastewater Utility