Garth Paton Distinguished Service Award

The Garth Paton Distinguished Service Award annually recognizes a members outstanding service contributions to NASSM. The NASSM Distinguished Service Award is intended to (a) be one of distinction within NASSM and the award recipients own academic community, and (b) encourage high standards of service to NASSM and other forms of professional contribution among NASSM's members.

Qualifications:

Candidates qualify when they have:

  1. been a member of good standing for at least 10 years in NASSM, and
  2. have an ongoing record of exemplary service to NASSM.

Nomination forms should be submitted with the credentials listed below:

  • Name of Nominee
  • Name of Nominator (self-nominations accepted)
  • Date of Submission
  • Signature of Nominator

In addition the candidate should be sure to:

  • state how long they have been a member of NASSM
  • submit a list of ALL service activities to NASSM in which they have been involved

Please send this nomination form along with the accompanying credentials by no later than July 1 the Member at Large appointed by the NASSM President. The current appointee is:

Dr. Melanie Sartore-Baldwin
East Carolina University
sartorem@ecu.edu

Past Garth Paton Distinguished Service Award Winners

2014
Ming Li, Western Michigan University
2013
Clay Stoldt, Wichita State University
2012
Alison Doherty, Western University
2011
Carol Barr, University of Massachusetts
2010
Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado
2009
no recipient due to withdrawal of candidates
2008
Robin Ammon, Slippery Rock University
2007
Karen Danylchuk, The University of Western Ontario
2006
Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University
2005
Sue Inglis, McMaster University
2004
Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University
2003
Garth Paton, University of New Brunswick
2002
Bob Boucher, Windsor University
2001
Janet Parks, Bowling Green State University