Awards Report March 2019


Award Report
March 2018


Distinguished Service Awards

NASCOE has the Distinguished Service Awards program in place to recognize it members who have made outstanding contributions in the following three areas: Service to NASCOE; Service to FSA-Agriculture; or Service to Community.  To be a nominees and nominators you must be a member in good standing. This year Illinois submitted five nominations for these awards.  These nominations are also eligible at the state level.  Illinois winners in each of the areas.

Distinguished Service to FSA-Agriculture –    Cindy Kridner – Livingston County – Illinois

Distinguished Service to NASCOE – Anthony Augustine – Vermillion County- Illinois

Distinguished Service to Community – Vickie Schwass – Mercer County – Illinois

All nominations were submitted and eligible to win at the National Level, regardless of the state results.

As a membership we have more deserving members for these awards, so please make note and let’s nominate more people next year.



Illinois have the following members that have accumulated sick leave hours to meet the milestones for Sick Leave Awards. Certificates and plaques for sick leave awards are as follows:

Plaque Winners                   

Carla A. Meyer – Stephenson County – 2500 hours

John P. Nolan – Macoupin County – 2500 hours

Certificate Winners          

Ronald A. Burling – Grundy County – 2000 hours

Wendy L. Mueller – Monroe County – 1500 hours

Nancy June A. Dickhaut – St. Clair County – 1500 hours

Bret A. Bierman – Coles County – 1000 hours

Valerie L. Leidner – Bond County – 1000 hours