Past Heroes

2003

Don Shepard
Bruce Barbour
Michael Cochrane
A-1 Builders
Frank and Mary King
Marlene Robinson and Bruce Brabec
Katherine Dalen and Skip Williams
Geoff Menzies

2004

Joy Monjure
Sherilyn Wells
Community Food Co-op
Dorri Belisle
Rand Jack
Bob Keller
George and Lois Garlick
Lou Parberry Sr.

2005

Wendy Walker
Wendy Scherrer
The Vander Haak Dairy
John Blethen
Doug Clark
Hilda Bajema

2006

Bert and Sue Webber
Patricia Otto
Scott Delbecq
Veronica Wisniewski
Derek and Michelle Long
Marian Beddill
Sarah Wheatley
Katy Scherrer
John Miles

2007

Russell Ford
Mark Ritter
Louise Bjornson
Harriet Spanel
Jeff Daffron
Alan Weydert
Carol Rondello
Colleen Berg
Jeff Brown
Paul Schissler
Martin Passmore
Bill Sterling
Stephen Frank
Dennis Smith-WWU
Jim Schuster-WWU
Northwest Clean Air Agency
City of Bellingham
Whatcom County
WA Department of Ecology
Sanitary Service Company
Northwest Recycling
Brown & Cole Inc.
Jack Weiss
Carl Weimer
Lisa Friend

2008

Al Hanners
Roberta Vollendorff
Donna Merlina
Jim Edwards
Tim Wahl

2009

Barry Wenger
Kyle Morris
Gordon Scott
David MacLeod
Mike and Elaine McRory

2010

Jim Hansen
Sally Hewitt
David Ostlund, Kelli Finet, and Jenessa Moore
Laurie Caskey-Schreiber
Dan Warner

2011

John Davies
Marie Hitchman
Bill Dietrich
Robyn du Pre
Gerald Larson
Bellingham Food Bank 

2013

Charlie Maliszewski
Alex Ramel
Jean Melious
Seth Fleetwood, Dan McShane, and Sharon Roy
Saul Weisberg

2014

Martha Bray
Fred Felleman
Aimee Frazier
Mitch Friedman
Duane Jager


2015

Chris Moench
Eric Hirst
Larry McCarter, RDS
Pete Haase
Sue Taylor

2016

The People and Communities of the Salish Sea: 
tribes, doctors, decision-makers, fishermen, religious groups, students, national organizations, 
ranchers, grassroots community groups, and citizens across the region 
who came together to defeat the Gateway Pacific coal terminal