Tom Annear: Making a Difference Award (2011)
- For being the guiding force behind the movement to establish the IFC by inviting people at National Instream Flow Program Assessment meetings to form an organization which became IFC.
- For providing leadership from its inception to the present.
- As first IFC president, for helping establish the purpose and way IFC functions.
- For obtaining funding for writing and publishing Instream Flows for Riverine Resource Stewardship, for contributing to writing the book, and providing the vision to see it through.
- For helping IFC grow in influence and being an ambassador to other organizations and Puerto Rico.
Presented May 3, 2011 at FLOW 2011, Nashville, TN