2017 Award Recipients


EVERYDAY HERO AWARD


Tony Endress
Tree San Diego

Rose Epperson
WCISA, Epicenter Management, etc.

Corey Basset
West Coast Arborists, Inc.

Lee Micheaux
Richmond Trees

 

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AWARD


Joyce Chow
Rescape California

Dr. Yvonne Marie Andes
Global Forest Link

 

S.O.S. – SAVE OUR SHADE AWARD


Mayor Catherine Blakespear
“Urban Forest Management Program”
City of Encinitas

Richmond Trees
“Shade, Health & Happiness”
Richmond

The Davis Manor Neighborhood
City of Davis

 

 

ASTOUNDING URBAN FORESTRY PROJECT AWARD


Schmidt Design Group
“Civita Park” – San Diego

Garrett Crawford
“Volunteer Community Service & Streetscape Beautification”
City of Thousand Oaks

 

EXCEPTIONAL URBAN FORESTRY PROGRAM


Shawna Fakhouri
Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve

Ron Combs
City of San Luis Obispo

 

COMMUNITY BUILDING WITH TREES AWARD


CA Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher
The Urban Forestry Act AB1530

 

DESIGNING WITH TREES (Retail or Commercial Venues Award)


City of Woodlake & Quad Knopf
Woodlake Downtown Enhancement Project

 

 

URBAN TREE LEGACY AWARD


Pat Mahoney
West Coast Arborists

Dr. E. Gregory McPherson
USDA Forest Service Research