awards-photo2014 Robert L Lawrence Lecturer Award, Solid Waste Association of North America

2009 Distinguished Paper Award for Leadership, North American Management Society

2009 Leadership and Leading Track Award, North American Business Hall of Fame

2008 Excellence in Human Resources Award, South Florida Business Journal

2008 Movers & Shakers Award, Business Leader Magazine

2006 Mover & Shaker, Smart Business Magazine

2005 Distinguished Service Award, Environmental Industry Associations

Executive Leadership Award, Republic Services, Inc. (2005)

Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International

Excellence in Leadership Award, Waste Management, Inc.

Peer Recognition Award, Waste Management, Inc.

Outstanding Performance Award, Waste Management, Inc.

Honor Citation, Society for Human Resource Management

Professional in Human Resources, Personnel Accreditation Institute

Outstanding Performance Award (1979), National Labor Relations Board

Sustained Superior Performance Awards (1981, 1982, 1983), National Labor Relations Board