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Nominate a PFCI Member for the Tommy Bright Award

PFCI Members Eligible for 2015 Tommy Bright Award

  • Nominations Due:
    Jan. 31, 2015

    The PFCI Board of Trustees reviews nomination letters annually during its spring meeting in March and determines the recipient by a unanimous decision. Nominations are kept on file for three years. The Tommy Bright Award is presented at the SAF Annual Convention.

    To nominate a PFCI member for the Tommy Bright Award for lifetime achievement in floral presentation, send a nomination letter to:

    E-mail
    PFCI@safnow.org

    Fax
    (703) 836-8705

    Mail
    Society of American Florists
    Attn: PFCI
    1601 Duke St.
    Alexandria, VA 22314


    Tommy Bright Award 

    Nominee Should Be:

    1. A presenter whose body of work is well known and respected
    2. An educator and teacher
    3. Someone who is knowledgeable about all facets of the floral industry
    4. A person whose business reputation is beyond reproach
    5. A member in good standing of PFCI for at least 10 years
    6. PFCI Board of Trustees members are ineligible for nomination during their term as Trustee.
    Tom Bowling
  • Frank Brice
  • Steve Brickner
  • Tina Coker
  • Jeff Corbin
  • James DelPrince
  • Mark Erickson
  • Mary Lee Evans
  • Walter Fedyshyn
  • Diana Ferich
  • Ron Gilbertson
  • William Graham
  • Lisa Greene
  • David Hale
  • Bob Hampton
  • Cathy Hillen Rulloda
  • Mary Linda Horn
  • Tony Huffman
  • D. Wayne Jones
  • John Klingel
  • Denise Lee
  • Jason McCollum
  • Sharon McGukin
  • Jeff Miklos
  • Paul Miller
  • George Mitchell
  • L. Lynne Moss
  • Carmen Nelson
  • Alan Parkhurst
  • Kathleen Petz
  • Don Pfannenstiel
  • Rose Phillips
  • Sharon Reinking
  • W. Kurt Schroeder
  • Richard Seaboldt
  • David Shover
  • Janet Simpson
  • Michael Skaff
  • Pam Smith
  • Margo Sutter
  • Kathleen Thomas
  • James Wright
  • Kevin Ylvisaker

Tommy Bright Award Recipients

PFCI

  • Joyce Mason-Monheim, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, AzMF - 2014
  • Jerome Raska, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA, CF - 2013
  • Ardith Beveridge, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA - 2012
  • Lynn Lary McLean, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, TMF - 2011
  • J M.H. Schwanke, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, WFC, CMG - 2010
  • Richard Salvaggio, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA - 2009
  • Carol Caggiano, AIFD, PFCI - 2008
  • Carmen Cosentino, AAF, PFCI - 2008
  • Kirk Pamper, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2006
  • Phillip M. Rulloda, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2004
  • LaVon Bankhead, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, TMFA - 2003
  • Jo Ellen (Joey) Schwanke, AAF, NAFD, PFCI - 2003
  • Marie N. Ackerman, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2002
  • Gary Brewer, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2001
  • Ralph Null, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2001
  • Richard L. Milteer, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2000
  • Frank Laning, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1999
  • Teresa Riddle, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1998
  • Bobbi Ecker, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1997
  • Jim Morley, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1996
  • Rocky Pollitz, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1995
  • Wilton Hardy, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1994
  • Bill Hixson, AAF, PFCI – 1993
  • Bob Gordon, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1992
  • Weber McFarland, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1991
  • Bette Deprez, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1990
  • Robert Turnbull, AAF, PFCI - 1989
  • Frankie Shelton, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1989
  • Michael Polychrones, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1988
  • Jim Bridenbaugh, AAF, PFCI - 1987
  • Hal Cook, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1985
  • Joyce White, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1984
  • Dean White, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1984
  • Eulalah Overmeyer, AAF, AIFD, PFCI – 1983
  • Francis Jones Poetker, AAF, PFCI – 1982
  • Dean Grannan, PFCI - 1982
  • Clark Herman, AAF, PFCI - 1980