We are looking for nominations from KWOA Members for your Outstanding KDF Service Forester
Kentucky Woodland Owners Association will recognize a KDF Service Forester for his/her outstanding achievements. Nominations may be made by any KWOA member and are due no later than July 31, 2021.
To recognize outstanding accomplishments of KDF Service Foresters employed with the Kentucky Division of Forestry. The applicant should have not received this award for the past three years. Nominations may be submitted by any KWOA Member.
Suggested format and guidelines for nominations:
Kentucky Division of Forestry Service Foresters are the first line of support for Kentucky woodland owners who have a desire and need to manage their woodlands. 160,000+ woodland owners have 10 acres or more located throughout the state. The service forester’s workload is demanding and important to woodland owners.
KDF will review the top three applications for accuracy and notify the KWOA awards committee for the selection. This recognition will not automatically be awarded each year if applicants do not meet KWOA selection standards.
The winning recipient and a guest will be invited to the KWOA annual meeting where the recognition and a plaque will be presented.
Previous award recipients were: James Morris (2010), Steve Gray (2011), Kevin Galloway (2012), Robert Bean (2013), Michael C. Froelich (2014), Lisa Armstrong (2015), William Knott (2016), Josh Frazier (2017), Floyd Willis (2018), Rick Harrell (2019) and Stephen Gabbard (2020).