Harvey W. Wiley Award

The Harvey W. Wiley Award is AFDO’s most prestigious award, presented to a regular or honorary member for exceptional service to the state or nation in the performance of duties and responsibilities in the administration and enforcement of food and drug Law and/or consumer protection laws and demonstrated promotion of the objectives of the Association. 

The award recipient is determined by the Wiley Award Subcommittee which consists of past winners of this award and is chaired by the most recent recipient. Nominations must be received by the chairperson by the 15th of February accompanied by a resume of the nominee, accomplishments and a biography, not to exceed three (3) pages.

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Past Recipients

1956 – Milton Duffy
1957 – Sarah Dugan
1958 – Henry Hoffman
1959 – Arnold Lehman
1960 – William Reindollar
1961 – Harold Clark
1962 – Evan Wright
1963 – Eugene Holeman
1964 – Joe Lakey
1965 – Caroll Brinsfield
1966 – James Pearson
1967 – Ernest Constable
1968 – Vincent Stewart
1969 – George Akau
1970 – Frank Fisher
1971 – Francis Balassone
1972 – Orlen Wiemann
1973 – Creo Jones
1974 – Glenn Kilpatrick
1975 – Donald Mitchell
1976 – Kenneth Carl
1977 – Shelby Johnson
1978 – Roy Upham



1979 – R. Kenneth Buell
1980 – Ray Vanhuss, Jr.
1981 – Norman Kirschbaum
1982 – Frederick Siino
1983 – Joseph Hile
1984 – Irving Bell
1985 – William Cobb
1986 – Eaton Smith
1987 – Robert Tucker
1988 – Martha Roberts
1989 – Edward Heffron
1990 – Richard Moats
1991 – Mary Heslin
1992 – Thomas Messenger
1993 – Thomas Masso
1994 – Donald Healton
1995 – Ross Koeser
1996 – Mary Logan
1997 – Betsy Woodward
1998 – Heinz Wilms
1999 – Dennis Baker 
2000 – James Sevchik 
2001 – J. Joseph Corby

2002 – Gary German
2003 – Dan Sowards
2004 – Doug Saunders
2005 – Steve Steinhoff
2006 – Terry Macaig
2007 – Gene Blake
2008 – Marion Aller
2009 – Alfred Bugenhagen
2010 – Ernest Julian
2011 – Cameron Smoak
2012 – Gerald Wojtala
2013 – Dan Smyly
2014 – Ron Klein
2015 – Charlene Bruce
2016 – Richard Barnes
2017 – Steve Steingart
2018 – Dr. William Teeter
2019 – Steve Stich

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