2005 | Chuck Edwards, CSE Corporation
2004 | Dr. Kelvin Wu, MSHA
2003 | Jim Szlalankiewcz, TJS Mining, Inc.
2002 | Elizabeth Chamberlin, Consolidated Coal Company
2001 | Joseph Spiker West Virginia University
2000 | James Pablic Pennsylvania Coal Association
1999 | George L. Ellis Pennsylvania Coal Association
1998 | Charles S. Battistoni Jennmar Corporation
1997 | J. Blair McGill Canterbury Coal Company
1996 | Joseph A. Sbaffoni Pennsylvania DEP
1995 | Joseph J. Garcia Mine Safety and Health Administration
1994 | Thomas J. Ward Jr. PA DER, Bureau of Deep Mine Safety
1993 | Al Smalara
1992 | Robert G Peluso Pittsburgh Safety and Health Technology Center, USDOL- MSHA
1991 | Marshall Hunt Consolidation Coal Co.
1990 | George Pizoli Pennsylvania Mines Service, Inc