2013 National Award Recipients

ACA is honored to recognize the following individuals and programs as recipients of our 2013 Awards. We greatly appreciate their continued dedication and contributions to camp and ACA. Learn more about ACA’s awards.

Art Wanlnlund
Art Wannlund

Distinguished Service Award
Willis Bright
Willis Bright

Hedley Dimock Award
 
Dr. Edward "Skip" Walton
Dr. Edward "Skip" Walton

Hedley Dimock Award
Robert Lebby
Robert Lebby

National Honor Award
 
Kathleen Trotter
Kathleen Trotter

National Honor Award
June Gray
June Gray (posthumous)

National Honor Award
 
Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
Michael Thompson, Ph.D.

Special Recognition Award

David Skolnik

Jack Weiner Award
 
John Beitner
John Beitner

National Service Award
Judith Bevan
Judith Bevan

National Service Award
 
Nancy Frankel
Nancy Frankel

National Service Award
Bev McEntarfer
Bev McEntarfer

National Service Award
 
Chris Strevel
Chris Strevel

National Service Award
Jared Allsop
Jared Allsop

Marge Scanlin Award
 
Camp Agape Vermont
Camp Agape Vermont

Eleanor P. Eells Award
Camp Aranu'tiq
Camp Aranu'tiq

Eleanor P. Eells Award
 
Frost Valley YMCA
Frost Valley YMCA

Eleanor P. Eells Award
Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center
Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center

Eleanor P. Eells Award
 

2013 Golden Quill Award
Does Your Camp Reinforce, Resist, or Relieve Gender Stereotypes?
Ann Gillard, PhD
March/April 2012

2013 Golden Quill Award of Excellence
For her invaluable contribution to Camping Magazine and the American Camp Association as the 20/20 Toolbox series editor since 2008.
Diane Tyrrell
Camp Motorsports
Alton, VA

2013 Golden Quill Honorable Mention
A For Profit Goes Green with a 501(c)(3)
Howard “H” Rothenberg
Triple C Camp
Charlottesville, VA
November/December 2012

2013 Golden Lens Award
“Ride of a Lifetime”
Joe Hampton, Photographer
Victory Junction
Randleman, NC

 2013 Golden Lens Honorable Mention
“Gone Fishin’”
Kim Karnatz, Photographer
Camp Kupugani
Eagle River, IL

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