An award presented by the Illinois District Quartet Champions Association to the individual whose service and contributions have significantly affected the Preservation of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America.



2021Tim Beutel & Dan Wessler
2019Ray Anthony
2018Tim WoodallColes County Chapter
2017Tim PashonSterling-Rock Falls Chapter
2016Terry LudwigBloomington Chapter
2015Jim MosesPekin Chapter
2014John Hanson *Bloomington Chapter
2013Rich HansenBloomington and Coles County Chapters
2012Tom Watts *Chicago Metro Chapter
2011Floyd Connett *Peoria Chapter
2010 (Fall)Jim StahlyBloomington Chapter
2010 (Spring)Wayne WrightSterling/Rock Falls Chapter
2009Glenn Perdue*Peoria Chapter
2008Ken HinesSterling/Rock Falls Chapter
2007Lynn Hauldren *Chicago #1 Chapter
2006Doug SmithNorthbrook Chapter
2005Carl MisseleElgin Chapter
2004Walt Martin *Elgin Chapter
2003Chuck Sisson*Northbrook Chapter
2002Dick KingdonNorthbrook Chapter
2001Ray HendersLake County Chapter
2000Jim Foley *Lombard Chapter
1999Bob CearnalBelleville Chapter
1998Bob SquiresLombard Chapter
1997Jay GiallombardoNorthbrook Chapter
1996Joe SullivanNorthbrook Chapter
1995Jack Baird *Oak Lawn Chapter
1994Tom WoodallColes County Chapter
1993George Peters *Northbrook Chapter
1992Warren “Buzz” Haeger *Lombard Chapter

* — Deceased.