Volunteer Hunter Education Instructor of the Year

Any nominee who has made significant contributions to Hunter Education and significantly advanced the cause of safe hunting on a voluntary basis through extraordinary service in training or education is eligible. (Note: The award is for an instructor’s efforts in Hunter Education in the year nominated. While work in Hunter Education over the instructor’s lifetime does receive consideration, it is not the primary criteria for the award.)

Recipient Year State/Province
Cathy Lynch 2016 Washington
Steve Mills 2015 Washington
Floyd Link Grass 2014 North Carolina
Monty Montenegro 2013 California
Michael Grooms 2012 Colorado
Ricky Moss 2010 Alabama
Rhonda Esakov 2009 Texas
Raymond Johnson 2008 Alaska
Walter "Gene" Norton 2007 Texas
Lewis Klein 2006 Florida
Al Pechenino 2005 California
John & Norma Neenan 2004 Florida
Larry McAdow 2003 Kansas
Jan Morris 2002 Missouri
Kitty Haynes 2001 Texas
James Parker III 2000 Texas
George McNeill 1999 Texas
Ron Bauman 1998 Oregon
Gene R. Hubler 1997 California
Alan Nakagawa 1996 Hawaii
Glenn Dochtermann 1995 Connecticut
Warren G Speh 1994 Connecticut
Bob Gruszecki 1993 Alberta
Coralie Carrier 1992 New Mexico
Connie Pribnow 1991 Wisconsin
Ray Weller 1990 Oregon
Clifford Phillips 1989 Washington
Sidney Sellers 1988 Colorado
Jack Allshouse 1987 Utah