Quarter Century Operators Club



The Quarter Century Operators' Club is a group of members of any Member Association or a member of the Professional Wastewater Operations Division of the Federation. The Club was created under the sponsorship of Frank Woodbury Jones, who served as the Club's first registrar.

To be eligible for membership in the Quarter Century Operators' Club, an applicant must meet the following criteria: 
- Must be a member of the Water Environment Federation 
- Must have been a significant, full-time participant in the water environment industry for a period of 25 years, (as of July1st of the year applying) 10 of which must have been actively involved in the day-to-day collections, maintenance, operations, laboratory, or management of a wastewater transportation or treatment facility. 
- Must submit an application to the Federation Awards Department by July 1 of the year to be considered at the Annual Meeting of the Federation Board of Directors. The application must be accompanied by a complete and detailed resume of experience. 

Application Form


The RMWEA's WEF Quarter Century Operators Club Membership Roster

2001  2002 2003
Buck Wenger, Copper Mountain, CO 
Anthony Vigil, Greeley, CO 
Roger Herman, Greeley, CO
Ted Vogel, Greeley, COWilliam Mixer, Casper, Wy 
Robert Nevins, Colorado Springs, CO 
Bill Tomerlin, Ft. Collins, CO
William Burks, Tri-Lakes WWTP, Monument, CO
Ronald Atchley, Sr., Boulder WWTP 
H. Thomas Huston, Fruita, CO
Tara Schultz, City of Gillette, WY
James E. Tallent, Jr., Littleton/Englewood WWTP
 2005 2006 2008
Tom Dingeman, Greeley WWTP 
Bruce Jones 
Ernie Oram, Boulder WWTP
Greg Farmer, Littleton/Englewood WWTP 
Kevin Hill, Littleton/Englewood WWTP 
Robert Trueblood 
Doug Walker, City of Boulder
Dan Freeman, City of Boulder 
Leigh Rickert, City of Boulder
Mike Boyett, Littleton/Englewood WWTP
Leonard Robb, Littleton/Englewood WWTPJake Prentice, Town of PierceJeff Rabas, REC Inc.
Wayne Ramey, REC Inc.
Chris Bieker