Plant Operation Merit Award

Smooth OperatorThis award is given to recognize an outstanding individual who by his/her efforts has demonstrated an excellence in plant performance and effluent quality. Awards may be made to selected nominees in each of the states of Wyoming, New Mexico and Colorado.





 

 
   Plant Operation Award Recipients
 
 1998  Glenn Pleasants,City of La Junta WWTP
Adrian Moya, Village of Los Lunas
Debbie Bult,City of Casper Wastewater Treatment Facility
 1999 im Tallent, Littleton / Englewood WWTP
Tracy Long, City of Casper WWTP
Bobby Towle, Rio Grande Utility Corporation
 2000  Steve Maxey, Parker Water and Sanitation District
Leo Orozco, City of Santa Fe
Leo Maestas, Cheyenne Board of Public Utilities
2001   Kevin Clark, Pinery Water and Wastewater District
Kelly Rubrecht, Town of Jackson
Dennis Fernandez, OMI Inc / Taos WWTP
 2002  Jim Edwards, Avon WWTP
Kurt Katzer, 
Aspen/Aspens II Water and Sewer District
Arwin Vasquez, OMI Inc./ Taos WWTP
 2003  Dennis Schump, Greeley Water Pollution Control Facility
Arwin Vasquez, OMI Inc./Town of Taos WWTP
 2004  Brian Pence, Breckenridge Sanitation District
Ruben Gonzales, OMI, Inc. City of Rio Rancho
 2005 Jeff Mahagan
Tim Hayes
Jayne Swift
 2006 Douglas Walker, City of Boulder
OMI Team, Taos
 2007 Greg Farmer, Littleton/Englewood WWTP
Leo Wilson, City of Hobbs
2008 Bill Burks, Tri-Lakes Joint-Use Authority
Anthony Martinez, CH2M HILL OMI
2009 Mark McCormack, Widefield Water & Sanitation District
Joey Nogales, Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority
2010 Chris Brownell, City Of Idaho Springs
Melody Robinson, City of Thermopolis
Tamara Beaty, OMI Inc. Rio Rancho
2011 Greg Reichrath, 75th St. WWTF, City of Boulder
Donald Thymes, CH2M HILL OMI/Rio Rancho Project
2012 Chris Douville, City of Boulder 2013 Dale Adams at Colorado Springs Utilities
2014 Ernie Oram, City of Boulder 2016 Martin Alvis, Metro Wastewater Reclamation District