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2014 Award Winners

Each year, PRIMA honors individuals and public entities that have made significant contributions to the practice of risk management. Congratulations to the 2014 PRIMA award winners!

Public Risk Manager of the Year

Bill Kostner, MBA, ARM-P

Risk Manager

City of Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

 

2014 Distinguished Service Award Winner

Michael G. Fann, ARM-P, MBA  

Director of Loss Control

Tennessee Municipal League Risk Management Pool

Brentwood, TN

 

Public Sector Risk Management Achievement Awards

PRIMA’s Public Sector Risk Management Achievement Awards honor entities and pools with creative and successful risk management programs

 

PRODUCT

Winner

First Five (F5) Safety Training Program

Charleston County School District

North Charleston, SC

 

Honorable Mention

Working Safely Gets You Home

Central Arizona Water Conservation District (Central AZ Project)

Phoenix, AZ

 

PROGRAM

Winner

Hillsboro University – Annual Training Event

City of Hillsboro

Hillsboro, OR

 

Honorable Mention

Interactive Process of Reasonable Accommodation

City of San Marcos

San Marcos, TX

 

POOL

Winner

Step Wisely - Slip Trip and Fall Prevention Program

Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust (MCIT)

St. Paul, MN

 

Honorable Mention

CIS Best Practice and Member Risk Management Plan

CIS (Citycounty Insurance Services)

Salem, OR

 

CHAPTER RECOGNITION

The PRIMA Chapter Recognition Award honors a PRIMA chapter's newsletter, program, Web site, networking opportunities or any PRIMA chapter activity judged to be the most worthy of recognition.

 

Washington PRIMA

 

Public Risk Magazine Awards

Each year, Public Risk magazine honors a risk management contributing author as well as one article that stood out above the rest, as chosen by PRIMA’s editorial committee.

 

2014 Public Risk Author of the Year

Steven E. Haynes, ARM

City of Plano, TX

 

2014 Public Risk Article of the Year

Risk Recipes from the City of Plano, Texas

Steven E. Haynes, ARM

City of Plano, TX

 

Chapter Service Award Winners

Each year, PRIMA chapters select members to receive the chapter service award, which recognizes outstanding chapter service.

 

Arizona             Pauline Hecker

IA/NE/SD         Jani Jennings

Kansas             Kelly Perkins

North Carolina   Teresa Everhart

Oregon              Jamie Iboa

Texas               Donna Parker-Stirman

 

 

Previous Public Risk Manager of the Year Award Winners

2013

Tony Harris

2012

Gary Eastes

2011

James Huckaby

2010

Mike Pennacchio

2009

Craig McDonald

2008
Lori J. Gray

2007
Marilyn L. Rivers, CPCU, ARM, AIC

2006
David E. Kester, CEBS, CGBA

2004
John Miall

2003
Patricia B. Smith

2002
Stephen Finley, ARM

2001
Mary L. Stewart, ARM, CPCU

2000
David M. Parker, ARM

1999
Daniel J. Pliszka, ARM

1998
Thomas L. Vance, ARM

1997
Judith M. Payne

1996
Raymond E. Sibley, ARM

1995
Ron J. Guilfoile

1994
John R. Rath, CPCU, AIC, ARM