Distinguished Service Awards

They Lead by Example

The District Award of Merit started in 1966, and the Council’s Silver Beaver award began in 1958. The district’s name has changed as well as the boundaries from time to time.

2020  Due to Council restructuring Sweetwater District (as are all Districts) is redesignated as Sweetwater Zone 

2019  Sweetwater (Southbay and Bonita-Otay are combined) 

2016  Southbay (Coronado goes to Balboa District/ East of 805 goes to Bonita-Otay District/Parts of National City goes to Balboa and Crossroads Districts) 

1995  Sweetwater and Skyline 

1986-1994  Heritage ( Coronado/IB/San Ysidro/ChulaVista/National City part; the district was everything south of I-8) 

1973-1985  El Camino (Coronado/IB/San Ysidro/Chula Vista/National City) 

1966-72  South Bay (Chula Vista/National City) and Silver Strand (Coronado/IB/San Ysidro)

Silver Beaver Recipients

2019 Martin Brandt

2018 Amy Tadlock

2018 Chris Cervantes

2017 Don Swanson

2015 Tim Linsdau

2014 Jimmy Chie

2013 Jeanette Castor

2012 Bill Sears               

2011 James Patch

2009 John Johnson

2007 William Hunt

2005 Robert Swanson

2004 Irving Dickie

2002 Carol J. Trippett

2001 John W. McHenry

2000 Edwin Dominick

2000 Charles W. Howell Jr

1998 Cesar Medina

1998 Kevin Ewers

1996 Agustive Hermes

1996 Tim Malaney

1995 Diana Fergus

1995 Nancy Yates

1994 Robyn Adair

1994 Paul Corriere Jr

1992 Marylyn Kitchen

1992 Dorothy Griffen

1992 Michael Philbrook

1991 Gina Veatch

1991 Cozette Morstein

1989 Floyd A. Morstein

1989 Herb Ellis

1988 Shizuko Hyde

1988 Jeanett Hughes

1985 Robert Arnhym

1985 Robert Floto

1984 George J. Hyde

1984 Betty Ever

1982 Eugene Smith

1982 Gigi Hermes

1980 Capt. Robert Worchesek

1978 Hon. David Gill

1976 Clarence Wischstadt

1975 John C. Baker

1973 Werner H. Schmidt

1973 Keith C. Fink

1973 N. John Beck

1971 Edith Wyatt

1967 Eric Lechner

1961 Marty H. Boisen

1961 Robert Ace

1958 Hannibal Howard

 

District Award of Merit Recipients

 

 2020 No Nominations

2019 La Vonne Danley

2018 Chad Humphrey

2018 Bryan Bagnas

2017 Arturo Martinez

2017 William Struiksma

2016 Rose Flanagan

2016 Fred Swingle

2016 Amy Tadlock

2016 Martin Brandt

2015 Chris Cervantes

2015 John Damstra

2015 Amber Green

2015 Don Swanson

2014 Tracie Bethea

2014 Carl Frey

2014 Alex Kohnen

2014 Sergio Oliveros

2014 Gary Rodriquez

2014 Bryan Kimball

2013 Larry Burton

2013 Michael Lahman

2013 Tania Miller

2012 Gregory Barrett

2011 Mark Becerra 

2011 Jody Bethea

2011 Scott Lewis

2011 Paul Koniarski

2011 Robert Slayton

2010 Jeanette Castor

2010 Jimmy Chie

2010 Bill Sears

2009 Terry Mortensen

2009 Steve Jones

2008 Dr. David Wynne

2008 Brenda Swanson

2007 Dorinda Parsons

2007 Rich Charfauros

2006 Jim Patch

2006 Jim Baumgardner

2005 Gabe Mariano

2005 John Johnson

2004 Bob Link

2004 Jim Malaney

2004 Marty Borboa

2004 Catherine Yslas

2004 John McNamee

2004 Marsha Pfeiffer

2003 Ruth Wiseman

2003 Lidia Rutar

2003 Raul Samaniego

2002 Kevin Eckman

2002 Steve Pfeiffer

2002 Kevin Irving Sr

2002 Dan McMahan

2001 Robert Swanson

2001 Robert Rutar

2001 Annette Dunbar

2001 Ann Costello

2001 Rick Doss

2000 Ann Minnix

2000 Donald Way

2000 Barbara Irving

2000 Irv Dickie

2000 Harold Eynon

1999 Paul Olaso

1999 Cynthia Stephens

1999 Mark Erderly

1999 Patrick Godinez

1998 John McHenry

1998 Lorianna Vazquez

1998 Robert Yslas

1998 Patti Erderly

1998 Tom Hamlett

1997 Bob Medina

1997 Robert Jope

1997 Karen Bohrer

1997 Deleon Clayton

1996 Chuch Dineen

1996 Edwin Dominick

1996 Lisa Torquerson

1995 Robert Giffen

1995 Lloyd Beauregard

1995 Cyndi Liszeski

1995 Martin Samiento

1995 Pauline Smith

1994 Ken Harrington

1994 Paul Norris

1994 Carol Trippett

1993 Bob Etherington

1993 Diana Fergus

1993 Tim Linsdau

1992 Steven Bogen

1992 Yvonne Gentry

1991 Dorothy Griffen

1990 Gus Hermes

1988 Claude Freaner

1988 Ronald Keeler

1988 Cozette Morstein

1988 Floyd Morstein

1988 Jean Taylor

1988 Greg Hitchcock

 1988 Marylyn Kitchens

1988 Harry LeBore

1988 Tim Malaney

1988 Gina Veatch

1987 Jim Fergus

1987 Ed Speckelmeyer

1986 Mary Closson

1986 Walt Stevens

1985 Robert Clotto

1985 Charlette Meservy

1985 John Turner

1984 John Bitton

1984 Bob Callahan

1984 Marian Charfauros

1984 Dean Frost

1984 Jim Spahn

1983 Sue Hyde

1983 Judy Naves

1983 Wayne Reavis

1983 Ernie Walton

1983 Mitch Young

1982 Dale Kincaid

1982 Charles Leopold

1982 Ramon Lozada

1982 Joe Mullins

1982 Jackie Reavis

1981 Frank Dabney

1981 Don Jones

1981 Aiko Muraoka

1981 Tamsie Peirce

1981 Bud Sampson

1980 Jim Frederick

1980 Jeanne Kelly

1980 Mary Jo Olsen

1980 Ensley Pickett

1979 Leo Tripplett

1979 George Woken

1978 Rev. Joe Carroll

1978 Jim Copley

1978 Betty Eyer

1978 Chuck Fuld

1978 Bud Givens

1978 Ron Wagner

1978 George Hyde

1978 Bill Oliver

1978 Gene Smith

1978 Betty Stark

1977 Leonard Fry

1977 Richard Hathaway

1977 Jane Kane

1977 Nora Pepper

1976 Jeff Bernard

1976 Dick Foot

1976 Jim Martys

1976 Jay Sharp

1975 Mary Foote

1975 Charles Lein

1975 Ray Luther

1975 Richard Payne

1974 Barbara Hopkins

1974 Ed Little

1974 Tom O’Brian

1974 Bert Winchell

1973 John Baker

1973 Don Craig

1973 John Hargis

1973 Gene Gilbert

1972 Marylee Boatwright 

1972 Mike Gandy

1972 John Green

1972 Gertrude Larimer

1972 Al Silva

1971 Solon Collyer

1971 Don Foley

1971 Jerry Fox

1971 Mary Swafford

1970 Harry Ashton

1970 Jom Johnson

1970 Bob Marimer

1970 H. O. Richards

1969 Larry Gilkey

1969 Richard Gilford

1969 Dr. Bill Nelson

1969 Charles Offerman

1968 George Berger

1968 Ed Deuchler

1968 Arthur Downey

1968 Roger Hardy

1968 Edith Wyatt

1967 Elenor Berger

1967 Frank Berger

1967 John Elwell

1967 Keith Fink

1966 Marianne Biddle

1966 Don Christensen

1966 Fred Flores

1966 Ed Ketchum

1966 Max Hall

1966 James Richard

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