Awards Committee Nominations

 Award for Professional Achievement

The purpose of the NOCALL Award for Professional Achievement is to recognize a member for notable and enduring contributions to the Chapter and the profession. The Award represents a cumulative evaluation of an individuals career and emphasizes local activity and leadership of an exemplary nature.

Past recipients of the Award include:

  • Les Forrester 2016
  • Sharon Borbon 2015
  • Diane  Rodriguez 2014
  • Prano Amjadi 2013
  • Mary Hood 2012
  • Ellen Platt 2011
  • Schelle Simcox 2010
  • Todd Bennett 2009
  • Mary Staats 2008
  • Donna Williams 2007
  • Judy Janes 2006
  • Jaye Lapachet 2005
  • David Bridgman 2004
  • Mary Ann Parker 2003
  • Mark Mackler 2002
  • Shirley David 2001
  • Barbara Friedrich 2000
  • Iris Wildman 1999
  • Joan Loftus 1998

This is an opportunity to acknowledge the work of a NOCALL colleague. To be eligible for the Award, a nominee must be a current Chapter member, active or retired, in good standing. Current members of the Executive Board and the Awards Committee are ineligible for nomination.
Nominate a fellow member by completing this form. All nominations are completely confidential. Nominations are due no later than March 15, 2015.

Award for Advocacy

The purpose of the NOCALL Advocacy Award is to recognize a member of the greater NOCALL community for notable and enduring contributions affecting law librarians, law libraries, and legal information patrons everywhere.  The Award represents NOCALL’s appreciation and encouragement to continue the valuable advocacy contributions of our colleagues.

Past recipients of the Award include:

This is an opportunity to acknowledge the work of someone in the greater NOCALL community who has been an advocate for law libraries and legal information such as (but not limited to) a legislator, judge, firm partner, academic, or vendor.  To be eligible for the Award, a nominee shall have performed work affecting the NOCALL community which directly impacts law librarians, law libraries, or legal information patrons.
Nominate an advocate by completing this form. All nominations are completely confidential. Nominations are due no later than March 15, 2015.