Distinguished Service Award

Distinguished Service

The American Mensa Distinguished Service Award is given in cases of outstanding service to American Mensa. Recipients are nominated by the members and confirmed by the Awards Committee. The Distinguished Service award is sometimes given with another award such as the Lifetime Membership Award.

Nominations for national awards are accepted each January through April. Contact the National Awards Committee Chair for more information.


Distinguished Service Award recipients

 

Robin Crawford, Tony Jackowski, Jim Werdell, Mary Dwyer Wolfe
 
2014
Russ Bakke*
 
2013
Eldon Romney, Amy Shaughnessy
 
2011
Michael Jacobson, Stacey Kirsch*,
Susan Ramsdell, Judy Vasiliauskas
 
2008
Irving Freeman
 
2007
Joe Zanca*
 
2005
Phyllis Miller
 
2004
Dave Remine*
 
2002
Cookie Bakke
 
2001
Marjorie Mandelblatt
 
1999
David Felt, William Lumsden
 
1996
Helen L. Kupper, Gabriel Werba
 
1995
Arthur E. Mattson, Kent B. Van Cleave
 
1993
Henry Schofield Noble*,
John R. Snow, Jr.,
Rose Lee B. Crutcher*
 
1992
John J. Codella*, Abbie F. Salny
 
1990
Hans G. Frommer, Roy C. Saper
 
1986
Charles M. Fallon
 
1985
Roxanne H. Cramer, Darlene J. Criss*,
Stuart W. Friedman
 
1984
Kay Grant, Lya Korda*
 
1983
Gordon K. Andersen*
 
1982
Susan L. Wantland*
 
1981
Meredy Mullen Amyx*, Harper Fowley*,
Peter A. Sturgeon*, Frank E.G. Weil
 
1980
Carolyn Mellor
 
1979
Clyde Austin, John Hackenbruck,
Dr. James M. Sacks*, Frank Schipper
 
1977
E. Allan Blair, John Marshall Henry,
David T. Humes, James Klein,
Jay KleinBard, Helen L. Kupper,
Sandy Liss, Joyce Lundeen, Frank Schipper
 
 1976
* Received in conjunction with Lifetime Membership Award