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Tommy Bright Award

The Tommy Bright Award is presented annually to a member of SAF's Professional Floral Communicators - International. The award signifies lifetime achievement in floral presentation and is named in honor of Ethyl "Tommy" Bright.

Tommy Bright Award Nomination Information.

Tommy Bright Award History


Tommy Bright Award Recipients

Jerome Raska 

Jerome Raska, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA, CF - 2013


 Ardith Beveridge, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA

Ardith Beveridge, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA - 2012


Lynn Lary McLean, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, TMF

Lynn Lary McLean, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, TMF -2011


Tommy Bright Winner

J M.H. Schwanke, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, WFC, CMG - 2010


Tommy Bright Winner

Richard Salvaggio, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA - 2009


Tommy Bright Winner

Carol Caggiano, AIFD, PFCI 

Carmen Cosentino, AAF, PFCI - 2008


Tommy Bright Winner

Kirk Pamper, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2006


Tommy Bright Winner

Phillip M. Rulloda, AAF, AIFD, PFCI (pictured right) - 2004

Tommy Bright Award Recipients

PFCI

  • 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