Awards & Recognitions




Significant SIG Award

Commanderie Des Costes Du Rhone

National Administrator Award, EPA




Cloister and Grassland FFA Leadership Award

Senator of PA

Guardian of Small Business Award

(Three times)

Other Awards & Recognitions

  • National Communicator of the Year, National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants
  • Sweet Grass Award, PNAIA
  • Darvin E. Boyd Service to Agriculture Award, Lancaster Farmland Trust
  • Toowoomba Australian Award
  • US Agricultural Consultant of the Year, National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants
  • Red Rose Award
  • Power of One Award, Pennsylvania Family Institute
  • Hunger Leadership Award in Pennsylvania
  • Distinguished Service Award, PennAg Industries Association
  • W. Paul White Leadership Award, Council of State Governments
  • Small Business Person of the Year Award, Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • George C. Delp Award, Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry (for significant personal contributions to the agricultural community)
  • School Business Management Legislative Award, Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials
  • Defender of Liberty Award, American Conservative Union
  • Manheim Township High School Distinguished Alumnus Award
  • Outstanding Citizen Award, Lancaster County, ACTION
  • Outstanding Citizen Award, Chester County, ACTION
  • Leadership Award, African and Caribbean Business Council
  • National Directory of Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals
  • Amos H. Funk Spirit of Cooperation Award, Lancaster Farmland Trust