Awards & Recognition

The AGRiP Awards for Excellence Program is designed to recognize individuals, groups, and pools who excel in one of three awards categories – Performance, Leadership, or Service – and to encourage the exchange of information for the betterment of the pooling community.

Award recipients will receive:

•Complimentary registration to the conference where the award is presented •

$200 American Express Gift Card

•Customized Crystal Obelisk

•Position on Judges Panel for next year's Awards for Excellence

•Public acknowledgment of achievements and contributions

•Opportunities to share winning programs and ideas at future conferences

Award Purpose & Nomination Forms Excellence in Performance Award

To recognize an intergovernmental pool or other group or organization for the development, management, and implementation of a creative idea, approach, or program that enhances the goals and purposes of intergovernmental pooling to serve and protect the public in an effective and efficient manner.

Award for Excellence in Performance

Nomination Form

Excellence in Leadership Award

To recognize individual contributions to the intergovernmental pooling field and encourage others to expand their time and effort in the same endeavors. Award for Excellence in Leadership

Nomination Form

Excellence in Service Award

To promote and enhance the purposes of AGRiP and indicate to the greatest possible extent AGRiP's esteem, respect, and regard.

Award for Excellence in Service

Nomination Form

Current Award Recipients 2016 Award for

Excellence in Leadership Winner: Carol Loughlin, Executive Director, Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool 2016 Award for Excellence in Performance Winner: VML Insurance Programs, Leadership Development Program Past Award Recipients 2015 Award for Excellence in Performance Winner: VML Insurance Programs, Where the Rubber Meets the Road Program 2014 Award for Excellence in Service Winner: Geoffrey Beauchamp, General Counsel, Delaware Valley Insurance Trust 2014 Award for Excellence in Leadership Winner: Wayne Carlson, Executive Director, Nevada Public Agency Insurance Pool (POOL) and Public Agency Compensation Trust (PACT) 2013 Award for Excellence in Performance Winner: Arizona School Risk Retention Trust, Inc. 2012 Award for Excellence in Leadership Winner: David Brooks, Managing Director, County Commissioners Association of Ohio Property and Casualty Insurance 2012 Award for Excellence in Service Winner: Betsy Kutska, retired President and Chief Executive Officer, Park District Risk Management Agency For more information, please contact info@agrip.org.