Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award was initiated in 1984 by the Louisiana Golf Association to honor individuals who have contributed to the betterment of the game in Louisiana.

History of recipients:

2017     Mike Rodrigue 1999     Frank Gumpert
2015     Kelly Gibson 1998     Johnny Meyers
2014     John Luffey 1997     Oree Maralis
2012     Debbie Rivers 1996     Luca Barbato
2012     Jim Rivers 1995     Bob DeMoss
2011     Jimmy Headrick 1994     John Fister
2009     Stuart P. Braud 1993     Walter Fowler
2008     J. Michael Veron 1993     Jim McGonagill
2007     Joseph Bartholomew 1992     Emile Zachariah
2006     Ronnie Melancon 1991     Albert Hand
2005     Mary Capouch 1990     Tommy Wulff
2004     Lionel Hebert 1989     Frank Leach
2003     Jim Pierson 1988     Freddie Haas, Jr.
2003     Jay Pierson 1987     Bill Bass
2002     Charles Dugas 1986     Henry Thomas
2001     John Pruitt 1985     Mike Barbato
2000     Frank Mackel 1984     W.E. “Winnie” Cole