Past Honorees

2016
Assembly Member Richard Bloom
Debbie Raphael, SF Department of the Environment

2015
Senator Mark Leno
Assembly Member Susan Talamantes Eggman

2014
Senate Pro Tem Kevin DeLeón
Assembly Member Das Williams
Senator Wesley Chesbro - Lifetime Achievement Award
 
 2013
Speaker John A. Pérez
Senator Loni Hancock
  
2012
Assembly Member Rich Gordon
Senator Alex Padilla
  
2011
Assembly Member Bob Blumenfield
Senator Alan Lowenthal
Jim Moose : "Recycling Hero" 
CalRecycle Acting Director Mark Leary : "Recycling Hero"
 
 2010
Assembly Member Nancy Skinner
Senator Mark DeSaulnier
  
2009
Assembly Member Julia Brownley
California Integrated Waste Management Board
 
 2008
Assembly Member Jared Huffman
Senator Ellen Corbett
  
2007
Assembly Member Lori Saldaña
Senator Joe Simitian
  
2006
Gary Petersen: "Recycling Hero"
Assembly Member Paul Koretz
Assembly Member Cindy Montañez
  
2005
Senator Wesley Chesbro
Assembly Member Loni Hancock
State Treasurer Phil Angelides
Secretary of the CalEPA Terry Tamminen
 
2004
Senator Liz Figueroa
Assembly Member Fran Pavley
Assembly Member Lloyd Levine
Senator Byron Sher & Kip Lipper: "Lifetime Achievement"
  
2003
Senator Sheila Kuehl
Assembly Member Hanna Beth Jackson
Governor Gray Davis
  
2002
Senator Gloria Romero
Assembly Member Carole Migden
Former Senator & CIWMB Board Member David Roberti
  
2001
Senator Tom Torlakson
Rick Best: "Service to CAW"
  
2000
Senator Tom Torlakson
Rick Best: "Service to CAW"
  
1999
Senator John Burton
 
 1998
Senator Hilda Solis
Senator Herschel Rosenthal
Assembly Member Howard Wayne
Assembly Member Virginia Strom-Martin
 
 1997
Senate President pro Tem Bill Lockyer
Assembly Member Kevin Shelley
 
 1996
Assembly Member Debra Bowen
Senator Byron Sher: "Legislator of the Decade."