Governors’ Award

Given in recognition of achievements by individuals, organizations, or companies, which do not fall within the structure of the Chapter’s regular categories.  The Board of Governors’ Award is for truly outstanding and unique accomplishments and achievements of some duration and durability.  For this award, an Emmy® statuette is given.

GOVERNORS’ AWARD RECIPIENTS

2013 – UNC-TV

2012 – Vanderbilt University News Archive

2012 – Geneva M. Brignolo

2011 – Capitol Broadcasting Company and The Fletcher Foundation

2010 – WKRN, WSMV, WTVF & WZTV for their Nashville Flood Coverage

2009 – The Freedom Forum’s First Amendment Center, Newseum and “Speaking Freely”

2008 – NASA TV and Marshall Space Flight Center

2007 – Judy Girard

2006 – Anne Holt

2005 – Bill Walker

2004 – Thomas E. Ervin

2003 – Tom Howe

2002 – Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks

2001 – Deborah A. McDermott

2000 – C. Paul Corbin

1999 – James F. Goodmon

1998 – Robert Shepherd

1997 – David Hall

1996 – James G. Babb

1995 – Mike Kettenring

1994 – E. W. “Bud” Wendell

1993 – John Seigenthaler, Sr.

1992 – Chris Clark

1991 – Ralph Emery

1990 – Bill Jay

1989 – Bob Boatman

1988 – Dan Miller

1987 – Jack DeWitt

1986 – Irving Waugh