WITA President’s Award

The award is presented annually in appreciation for outstanding contribution to the Washington Independent Telecommunications Association.

2018 Gail Long
TDS Telecom

2017 Nardia Jones
SenatorCantwell Staff

2016 John Braun
Senator for 20th District

2015 Rob Snyder
Attorney at Law

2014 Rick Finnigan
Law Office of Richard Finnigan

2013 Betty Buckley
WITA

2012 Dale Merten
Toledo Tel

2012 Rick Vitzthum
Tenino Telephone Co.

2011 Mary Taylor
Century Link

2010 Steve Hanson
Tenino Telephone Co.

2009 Dan Coyne
Coyne, Jesernig, LLC

2008 Lynn Fiorillo-Lowe
WITA

2007 Barb Young
Embarq

2007 Mary Taylor
Century Link

2006 Robert S. Snyder
Law Office of Robert S. Snyder

2005 Rick Finnigan
Law Office of Richard Finnigan

2004 Glenn Ramsey
Toledo Tel

2003 Gail Long
TDS Telecom

2002 Rick Vitzthum
Kalama Telephone Co.

2001 Terry Vann
WITA

2000 Rosemary Williamson
Verizon

1999 Don Dennis
Century TelCompany

1998 Trish Mason
Century Tel-Cowiche Telephone

1997 Connie Meier
Ellensburg Telephone Co.

1996 Steve Appelo
Wahkiakum West Telephone

1995 Arne L. “Skip” Haynes
Rainier Connect

1994 Bob Smith
Pacific Telecom, Inc.

1993 Glen McCarten
Yelm Telephone Co.

1992 Donald E. Armeni
Kalama Telephone Co.

1992 Alice Ramsey
Toledo Tel

1991 Thomas P. Gorman
Yelm Telephone Co.