Annual McGough Award Winners

The Mary McGough Award is the SPFT’s highest honor, awarded each year in recognition of a community member, leader or SPFT member who has contributed to the betterment of our union and our schools.  In honor of Mary McGough and her many years of service, here is a listing of our past recipients:

1969 – Adolph Tobler
1970 – Lettisha Henderson
1971 – Charles Rafferty
1972 – Mildred Loughrea
1973 – Arthur Anderson
1974 – Manilla Topdahl
1975 – Sara Ryder
1976 – Margaret Kelly
1977 – Harold Bernstein
1978 – Vivian Hempel
1979 – Donald Reeve
1980 – John Tomlinson
1981 – Marilyn Campbell
1982 – Lyle Farmer
1983 – Jim Gillach
1984 – Bruce Lindahl
1985 – Olga Toman
1986 – Jerry Scribner
1987 – Don Sorenson
1988 – Steve Dress
1989 – John Grossman
1990 – George Lattimer
1991 – Gene Waschbusch
1992 – Bob Stady
1993 – Gladys Westin
1994 – Thomas Dosch
1995 – Wayne Arndt
1996 – Jean Jones
1997 – Feryle Borgeson
1998 – Linda Morgan
1999 – Jerry Simpson
2000 – Bruce Vento
2001 – Terri Cavanaugh
2002 – Paul Wellstone
2003 – M. Penny Heubach
2004 – Michael Morrisey
2005 – Barbara Wencl
2006 – Terri Ellisen
2007 – Karen Odegard
2008 – Carol Adams
2009 – Jeanne Sedgwick
2010 – John Mueller
2011 – Lisa Miller
2012 – Robin Abel
2013 – Denise Rodriguez
2014 – Mary Cathryn Ricker
2015 – Ramsey Middle School Parents
2016 – Nick Faber
2017 – Mark Dayton