Lechner Award Winners

Sponsored by the Manufacturers and Associates Council (MAC), the Southwest Section John Lechner Award of Excellence recognizes a Southwest Section Service Provider Member who has demonstrated exemplary service to the drinking water community and to AWWA’s mission and goals. Service provider members include manufacturers, consultants, distributors, sales, contractors, contract operations of water utilities, and partner agencies.


Year Name and Home City (* Deceased) Conference City
2017 Larry Combs, Fort Smith, AR Oklahoma City, OK
2016 Newton White, Hot Springs, AR Rogers, AR