Land Conservation Leadership Awards Celebration

Sep 24, 2015  •  Monona Terrace, Madison  •  5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This event is our opportunity to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of individuals, policy makers, and land trusts who are working to protect the places that make Wisconsin special. The awards honor the power of committed citizens and offer inspiring examples of conservation success.

Know a land trust or person deserving of a Land Conservation Leadership award? Nomination forms will be available in the spring. In the meantime, find out more about the inspirational lives and work of past winners

    View photos from past Awards Celebrations: 2015, 2014201320122011


Another special thank you to the generous businesses, organizations and individuals who sponsored the 2015 event...

Business & Organization Sponsors

Lead Sponsors











1000 Friends of Wisconsin 
American Farmland Trust
Argianas & Associates, Inc.
Conservation Consulting Group
Dane County Conservation League*
Law Office of Peter E. McKeever, LLC
Martin Schreiber & Associates, Inc.
Ozaukee Washington Land Trust *
River Alliance of Wisconsin*
Swamplovers Foundation Inc.*
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters Institute

Individual Sponsors


Joy Rasin *


Charles and Dianna Colman
Door County Land Trust Board of Directors, in honor of Dan Burke
Herman Felstehausen & Geke de Vries *
Sharon A. & Peter A. Peshek *
Ron & Chris Ragatz
Eric & Jane Schumann *
Richard & Laurel Steffes +
Trish Stocking +


Todd Ambs and Beth Wentzel +
Nancy Aten & Dan Collins *
Bill & Katherine Biersach +
Stephen Born & Patty Elson *
Tom & Bette Drought *
Kristine Euclide
Kimberly Gleffe
Ruth & Joseph Hind, Jr.
Ann Jablonski
Dale & Susan Katsma
Terrence K. Knudsen
Mike & Anne Koutnik
Kristine Krause
David & Nancy Ladd *
Roma Lenehan +
James & Susan Lundberg *
James Matson & Beth Robinson
Terrence & Barbara McCormick *
Jean & Walter A. Meanwell *
Bob Retko & Kay Wienke +
Carl & Barbara Schwartz
Michael J. Strigel *
Mary & Roy Thilly *
Marjie Tomter *
Donald Waller
Jim Welsh & Kevin Lee +
Jan Zimmermann +

* indicates sponsor for 5 years or more
+ indicates sponsor for 10 years or more


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