Past Award Recipients

Below is a list containing the names of current and retired members of the Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office who received the Employee of the Year award during the year indicated.
Award Year
Award Recipient
1985 Thomas J. Bensley
1986 Helen J. Crabtree (Retired)
1987 Glen T. Harding (Retired)
1988 Robert Hall (Retired)
1989 Stephanie Grace (Retired)
1990 William Blashill (Retired)
1991 Scott Wooters (Retired)
1992 Thomas L. Emerson (Retired)
1993 Michael F. Imhoff (Retired)
1994 James S. MacKinnon (Retired)
1995 James Panek (Retired)
1996 Thomas Babel (Retired)
1997 Robert Monroe (Retired)
1998 Todd Heller (Retired)
1999 Randy Fewless
2000 Michael Cochran (Retired)
2001 James J. Drogowski (Retired)
2002 David R. Spranger (Retired)
2003 David M. Meachum (Retired)
2004 Christopher Clark
2005 Patrick Erway (Retired)
2006 Christopher Barsheff
2007 Kipp Needham (Retired)
2008 Charlie Jetter 
2009 Derek Morton (Retired)
2009 Alain Clifford (Corrections/Retired)
2010 Dawn Wagoner (Retired)
2010 Mary Ocko (Corrections)
2011 Mike Shea
2011 Luke Lansbach (Corrections) (Retired)
2012 Kyle Egelski
2012 Chad Kapala (Corrections)
2013 Mike Matteucci
2013 Scott Martin (Corrections)
2014 Jason Polzien
2014 Mary Schwettmann (Corrections)
2015 Brandon Brinks​
2015 Stacy Folgmann (Corrections)
2016 Chris Halleck
2016 Terryl O'Neal (Corrections)
2017 Matthew Holliday
2017 Alison Sumerix (Corrections)
2018 Jarrod Bilacic
2018 Jeremiah Mleko (Corrections)