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 this sping. In the meantime, find out more about the inspirational lives and work of past winners.

Check out photos from past Awards Celebrations:

Another special thank you to the generous businesses, organizations and individuals that sponsored the 2014 event...

Business & Organization Sponsors

Lead Sponsors










Community Shares of Wisconsin*
E.C. Styberg Foundation
tafford Rosenbaum LLP
Wheeler, Van Sickle & Anderson, S.C.*
Wisconsin Wetlands Association


1000 Friends of Wisconsin*
American Farmland Trust
Conservation Consulting Group
Dane County Conservation League*
Development for Conservation LLC*
Law Office of Peter E. McKeever, LLC*
Madison Audubon Society*
Martin Schreiber & Associates, Inc.
Montgomery Associates: Resource Solutions, LLC*
River Alliance of Wisconsin*
St. Croix River Association
The Ridges Sanctuary
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters

Individual Sponsors


Tom & Carol Ehrsam


Howard & Nancy Mead
Michael Briselli & Jeannee Sacken
Richard & Laurel Steffes*
Trish Stocking+


Todd Ambs and Beth Wentzel*
Bill & Katherine Biersach+
Fred Clark & Kerry Schumann
Althea & Bryan Dotzour*
Tony Earl & Jane Nemke Earl
Herman Felstehausen & Geke de Vries*
Bob & Barbara Fisher
Sharon & Warren Gaskill*
Kimberly Gleffe & Dean Eggert
John & Cate Harrington
Randy & JoAnn Hoffman
Ann Jablonski
Dale & Susan Katsma
Terrence Knudsen
Bob & Penny Leder
Roma Lenehan*
James & Susan Lundberg*
Bill Lunney & Judie Pfeifer*
James Matson & Beth Robinson
Terrence & Barbara McCormick
Jean & Walter A. Meanwell*
Richard Phelps
Bob Retko & Kay Wienke+
Gene & Jean Roark*
James & Martha Schuh
Carl & Barbara Schwartz
Michael & Molly Strigel*
Roy & Mary Thilly*
Marjie Tomter
Donald Waller
Jim Welsh & Kevin Lee+
Jane Wiley & Will Allmandinger
Carla Wright
Jan Zimmermann+

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


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