Public Service Honor Roll – Recognition for hams who volunteer for one or more of our Public Service Events. One star is awarded for each event worked. This is available to members and non-members. 2016 Public Service Honor Roll
Ham-of-the-Year - A long MARC and MARS tradition. Any member may be nominated for this annual award, except for currently serving directors. Nominations may be made by any previous awardee. Previous years awardees discuss the nominees, reach consensus, and make a recommendation to the Club President. Previous awardees shall be ineligible to receive this award for a period of ten years from their previous award. It is normally awarded to members who have selflessly volunteered in and/or enhanced club activities. (Some years we have neglected to award this honor.) Page updated: 12/07/2017
|2017||Rita A Brenden||KG6WPN|
|2003||Chuck Deatrick||WA6SQQ SK|
|1999||Jackson Sauers||W6JRI SK|
|1997||Hi Roberts||KO6LS SK|
|1996||Ben Sawtelle||N6PJZ SK|
|1994||Dick Waite||W6MJO SK|
|1993||Chet Rice||WA6PAC SK|
|1991||Peter Wolford||N6IYU SK|
|1990||Roger Davidson||WB6HZO SK|
|1989||Bob Fajardo||WA6VOI SK|
|1988||Logan (Mike) Edwards||W6FCQ|
|1984||Chet Rice||WA6PAC SK|
|1982||Bob Heim||KS6V SK|
|1980||Nels Lecklikner||N6AQY SK|
|1976||Len Spencer||WA6CBQ SK|
|1975||Logan (Mike) Edwards||W6FCQ|
|1974||Woody Wilson||W6KVW SK|
|1970||June Moore||WB6CIE SK|
|1969||Gene Halm||K6JGX SK|
|1965||Buz Burton||W6CYO SK|
|1964||Hugh Cassidy||WA6AUD SK|
|1963||Leo Bodian||K6BAQ SK|
Hi Roberts Award - This award is made to individuals who have been of exceptional service to the Marin Amateur Radio Society, and who exhibit a high degree of the spirit embodied in the club’s founding purposes. Nominations may be made to the Club President, who decides on the award. This award need not be awarded annually. This award was created in 2011, and is named in memory of Harold (Hi) Roberts, KO6LS.
John Butler ‘Elmer’ Award - This award is made to members who have been exceptional mentors to other club members, especially as it relates to the art and science of radio and technical matters. Nominations may be made to the Club President, who makes decides on the award. This award need not be awarded annually. The award was created in 2015, and is named in memory of John Butler, KF6GNI.
|2017||Wladyslaw ‘Jan’ Leja||WB6SPX|
|2014||John Butler||KF6GNI SK|
Honorary Membership - As specified in Article 12, Section 4 of the By-Laws – Awarded to nonmembers who have rendered distinguished service to Marin Amateur Radio Club. Honorary membership shall be offered and continued at the discretion of the Board of Directors and be approved by the majority of the voting members present at a regular board meeting. Honorary members shall not be entitled to vote or hold office.
|2014 – 2018||Steve Toquinto||KB6HOH|
Life Membership – As specified in Article 12, Section 4 of the By-Laws – Life membership may be conferred as an honor on any member who has served the Marin Amateur Radio Society in an exemplary fashion. The Board of Directors can nominate a member to receive this award. A majority vote of the membership at an annual meeting at which a quorum is present can confer this honor on any regular member. Life Membership can conferred on a member, with a majority vote of the membership, or as specified in the Bylaws. Life members shall be entitled to vote and/or hold office and are exempt from paying dues. This honor may be granted in conjunction with other awards or alone.
|Jackson Sauers||W6JRI SK|