Administrator of the Year

2013 – Robert F. Bennett – Former Senator, State of Utah Click here for the video of the speech.
2012 – Sheila Bair – Former Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Text unavailable, click here for article on the address.
2011 – John W. Keys, III – Former Commissioner, United States Bureau of Reclamation (Awarded Posthumously) Click here for the text of the address.
2010 – Rulon Stacey – President and CEO of Poudre Valley Health System Click here for the video of the speech.
2009 – Bill Thomson – Deputy Auditor General for the State of Arizona Click here for the text of the address.
2008 – Carolyn Grow Dailey – President/CEO of ASCEND, A Humanitarian Alliance Click here for the text of the address.
2007 – Thomas R. Hardy – City Manager of Bountiful, Utah
2006 – David M. Walker – U.S. Comptroller General
2005 – Olene S. Walker – Former Governor of Utah
2004 – Charles Johnson – CFO of the Environmental Protection Agency
2003 – Edward T. Alter – Utah State Treasurer
2002 – William H. Hansell – Executive Director ICMA
2001 – Alexander B. Morrison – Deputy Minister, Canadian National Health and Welfare
2000 – Rebecca Buchanan Salti – Founding Director, Save the Children in Jordan, 1984 -1994
1999 – Byron D. Jorgenson – Chief Administrative Officer, Sandy City, Utah
1998 – Carolyn B. Lewis – President of the CBL Group and Chair-Elect of the American Hospital Association
1997 – Edward D. Thatcher – City Manager of Greenville, Texas
1996 – George W. Romney – Governor of Michigan (Awarded Posthumously)
1995 – Lea Dunn – City Manager of the City of Bellaire, Texas
1994 – Manuel F. Acosta – Senior Foreign Service, US Department of State
1993 – WM. Rolfe Kerr – Utah Commissioner of Higher Education
1992 – L. Ralph Mecham – Director of the Administrative Office of the US Courts
1991 – Donald E. Stokes – Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
1990 – Grant Brimhall – City Manager of Thousand Oaks, California
1989 – Roger Porter – Advisor for Domestic Policy to the President of the USA
1988 – Paul Yost – Commandant US Coast Guard
1987 – Arlo Woolery – Executive Director of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
1986 – Albert Haines – Chief Administrative Officer, Salt Lake City, Utah
1985 – Patricia Keyes – Regional Director of the US Department of Transportation
1984 – W. Lynn Dredge – City Manager of Tulare, California
1983 – Scott Matheson – Governor, State of Utah
1982 – Elmer B. Staats – Retired Comptroller General of the United States
1981 – Elliot Richardson – Ambassador of the Sea at Large, Former US Attorney General
1980 – James O. Mason – Director of the Center for Disease Control
1979 – Robert Christopherson – City Manager of Salina, California
1978 – Dwight Ink – President of the American Society of Public Administration
1977 – Richard Larsen – City Manager of Ogden, Utah
1976 – Robert Terry – Assistant Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service
1975 – Mark Cannon – Administrative Assistant to the Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court
1974 – Gale Wilson – City Manager of Fairfield, California
1973 – Neal A. Maxwell – Commissioner of Church Education and Former Chairman of Utah’s Constitutional Revision Commission
1972 – Calvin Rampton – Governor, State of Utah