The Southeast Region Conservation Hall of Fame annually recognizes and honors individuals from the Southeast Region who have had a significant impact or influence on conservation practice or partnerships at the local, state, territory, regional or national levels. Inductees selected by their state or territory associations are inducted into the Southeast Region Conservation Hall of Fame at the annual Southeast Region Meeting.
The 2023 Southeast Region Conservation Hall of Fame Luncheon was held on Monday, August 7, 2023 during the Southeast Region Meeting in Savannah, Georgia.
Each year, state and territory associations are encouraged to recognize one (1) nominee.
|Monday, May 22||Names due
Last day for state and territory associations to submit the name of their inductee
|Monday, June 26||Summaries and photo due
Last day for state and territory associations to provide a 50-75 word summary of their inductee’s accomplishments and contributions and a photo of the inductee
|Monday, July 24||Videos due
Last day for state and territory associations to provide a 60-90 seconds video honoring the inductee
Reach out to Marquita Hall, Southeast Region Representative.
The following videos are examples from the 2022 Southeast Region Conservation Hall of Fame.
Kenneth Sanders, Glenn Hawkins, A.D. Holmes Jr., J.F. Williams, Marion J. Sanders, P.G. Compton, W.M. Hodgson Jr., Mooney Nalty, Lloyd P. Owens, James Long, Joe Trice Edgar, Roy Kendrick, George Robertson Jr., Charles A. Holmes, Frank Nalty Jr., Dr. Carol Knight, Craig Sizemore, Stephen Cauthen, J.O. Norris, Robert L. Harbison, Joe Love, Dr. Richard Guthrie, Barnett King, Micky Smith, Jack Newell Wadsworth, Frank Trione, Joseph Laslie Hall, Jr., Don Sherrod
Richard H. Machek, James H. Senerfitt, John F. O’Conner Jr., Dorothy Lewis, Marcus Edwards, Andrew “Andy” Jackson, Teresa M. Owens, Betty Jo Tompkins, Burlin Findley, Clegg Hooks, Hugh Thomas
Danny Hogan, Jim L. Gillis Jr., F. Graham Liles Jr., Horace B. Waller, Franklin B. Williams, Garland Thompson, Edsel Nix, Carl Brack, T. Larry Nix, J.M. “Bob” Plemons, Jack Hufsteler, Dorothy “Mable” Brown, John Redding, John Woodard, Steve Singletary, Leonard Ridings, Dell MacGregor, Sewell Blackstock, Lary Jeff Eley, Sr., Roger Bowman, Jr., F. Woody Snell, Dan Bennett
Ray Adams, David G. Sawyer, H. Stanley Head, Harry M. Young Jr., Billy Joe Miles, Larry Jeffries, Thomas E. Neal, Orville “Pete” Dotson, Patrick M. Henderson, Kevin Jeffries, James R. Lacy, Stephen A. Coleman, Melvin “Doug” Martin, C.A. “Ottie” Pantle Jr., Dan Ellison, Jerry Peery, Jeff Rice, Jon Bendarski, John Denton, Greg Stone, David Rowlett, Shane Wells
Russell Gray Houston, Richard T. Benton, Gale Martin, L.L. Mullins Sr., M.C. Sparks Jr., John W. Oglesby, Jack H. Winstead, Curtis Austin, Herman L. Dungan Jr., Dr. Robert W. “Bob” Wales, Paul Myrick, Robroy Fisher, Sidney Branch, Daryl Burney, Ross McGehee, Jim Harreld, Paul G. McKay, Ernest Brasher Jr., Nell Hughes, Pete Hunter, Gary A. Blair, Don Underwood
Dr. George Naderman, Hugh Hammond Bennett, Charles Pinkey Frances, Wade Carrigan, Milton S. Heath Jr., James M. Ferguson, Lynn Sprague, I.H. “Cookie” Jones, James D. Bellamy Jr., William G. Sullivan, Dr. Maurice G. Cook, John W. Finch, John H. Kirkpatrick Jr., Dick Fowler, Dietrich Kilpatrick, Bill Yarborough, Franklin Williams, Nancy Carter
Thomas Edmond Garrison, John W. Parris, David L. Allen, Glen C. Alexander, Raymond Caughman, William Greg Henderson, Dr. James Riley Hill Jr., Von P. Snelgrove, Rev. Thomas “Tommy” M. Knotts, Larry Nates, Bill Melven, William Beattie Wilkerson, Hugh Caldwell, William “Bill” Ardrey Jr., Marc Cribb, Glenda B. Lewis, William Simpson III, Evelyn Edmunds, Sterling W. Sadler, Kenny Mullis, Diane Edwins
Héctor Iván Aponte Santiago, J.B. Ramirez, Pedro J. Fuentes Ortiz, Anastacio Morales Jiménez
Daymond Broyles, Franklin James, John S. Wilder, Joe K. Thomas III, David Garland, Austin Anderson, Jim Nance, Lynice Broyles, Glen Long, Talmadge Crihifield, Dr. Roy Gillis, Harris Armour III, Oscar Scott, Ray Weaver, Barry Lake, John Thomas Leeman, Danny D. Sells, Donna Kitts, Janice Gilispie
Hans Lawaetz, Dale Browne, Carlos Robles
John R. “Bob” Dixon, George L. Beals, Roland B. Geddes, Donald L. Wells, J. Hudson Reese, Robert E. “Bobby” Wilkinson, George Dan Pace Sr., H. Earl Longest, Jack Frye, John Peterson, Wilkie Chaffin Ph.D., Edward Overton Jr., Junius C. Berger, Bernard C. “Bud” Nagelvoort Jr., Clyde Cristman, Joseph H. Maroon, Daphne Jamison, Richard Chaffin, Steven Meeks, Darryl Glover