Awards and Recognition
The Electrical Safety Committee will present several awards to recognize individuals who have provided leadership, service, and technical contributions to the Electrical Safety Committee and its activities. For more information, see the Awards and Recognition page of the Electrical Safety Committee website. The awards for 2021 will be presented at the virtual Awards & Recognition session on Thursday, March 11:
- Outstanding Service Award to Scott Seaver
- Excellence in Prevention through Design Technical Award to Dennis Hill
- Prize paper awards for papers presented at ESW 2020 in Reno
William C. Jordan Award
The William C. Jordan Award is an Electrical Safety Committee award that recognizes an individual who has demonstrated outstanding service and dedication to the mission and strategies of the Electrical Safety Workshop and Electrical Safety Committee. The William C. Jordan Award is not considered an annual award and will be given only at times when it is determined that an individual clearly has met, or exceeded the award criteria. The William C. Jordan Award is the highest level award presented by the Electrical Safety Committee.
Past Recipients: William C. Jordan (2008), Joseph J. Andrews (2012), L. Bruce McClung (2015), Kim Eastwood (2016), H. Landis “Lanny” Floyd (2017), Danny Liggett (2018), Ray A. Jones (2019), David Pace (2020)
Outstanding Service Award
The Outstanding Service Award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated outstanding administrative leadership and contributions in support of the Electrical Safety Committee, including activities of any of its subcommittees.
Past recipients: Danny Liggett (2015), David Pace (2016), Daryld Ray Crow (2017), Stephen Wilson (2018), Mike Doherty (2019), Kevin Lippert (2020)
Excellence in Prevention through Design Technical Award
The Excellence in Prevention through Design Technical Award recognizes an individual’s leadership and contributions in activities of the Electrical Safety Committee that serve to advance engineering technology solutions impacting electrical safety.
Past recipients: Marcelo Valdes (2016), James Bowen (2017), Mike Lang (2018), Daleep Mohla (2019), Arthur Smith (2020)
Electrical Safety Workshop Prize Paper Awards
These awards recognize papers and presentations from the technical program at the annual IEEE IAS Electrical Safety Workshop. Recipient selection is the responsibility of the Technical Program Subcommittee.