September, 2004

Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors


Honor Your Peers

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

Attention Members: Nominations open for Philip C. Monahon Award

Purpose: The Philip C. Monahon Award recognizes an individual who has made exceptional and innovative contributions to the ASHI Membership.

Criteria: The recipient must be an ASHI Member who is dedicated to the goals and ideals of ASHI as stated in ASHI’s Code of Ethics and, as a Member, has rendered outstanding contributions to ASHI for a minimum of five (5) years. Contributions consist of time, talent, or expertise, which has been beneficial to the Society, its members, and the general public that ASHI ultimately serves.

Nomination of an individual: All Members are encouraged to nominate someone for the Philip C. Monahon Award. The nomination should include how the individual has contributed to ASHI, as well as other vital information as to why the individual should be considered for the award. Submissions received after September 30, 2004, deadline will not be accepted.

Evaluation of nominees: Nominees are evaluated by the Philip C. Monahon Award Committee that consists of three (3) previous recipients of the award. The committee is chosen by the ASHI President from the immediate past and five-living recipients with the chairman to be chosen among themselves.

Announcement of award:
The recipient of the Philip C. Monahon Award will be announced at the Annual Conference. An annual cash donation of $500 is made to the Newton-Wellesley Hospital in the name of Philip C. Monahon. The hospital is located at 2014 Washington Street, Newton, Massachusetts 02158.

Attention Chapters: Nominations open for John E. Cox Member of the Year Award

Purpose: The John E. Cox Award honors individuals who have made exemplary contributions to their chapter during the specified year.

Criteria: The recipient must be an ASHI Member who has rendered outstanding service to an ASHI Chapter, either over a period of years or under circumstances that are special and may not occur again. The nominee can be a past nominee or recipient of the John E. Cox Award.

Nomination of an individual: Each chapter may submit the name and biography of one individual for the John E. Cox Award. The nomination should include how the individual has contributed to the chapter’s development, as well as other vital information as to why the individual should be considered for the award. Submissions received after the September 30, 2004, deadline will not be accepted.

Evaluation of nominees: Nominees will be submitted to the Council of Representatives for a vote by secret ballot. The nominee receiving the most votes becomes that year’s recipient of the John E. Cox Award.

Announcement of award: The recipient of the John E. Cox Award will be announced at the Annual Conference.

Nomination Forms

Nomination forms for both awards are on ww.ashi.org. Log in as a member and go to www.ashi.org/members/ashidocs/ashidocs.asp If you’d like a nomination form faxed, call or e-mail Angie Stark, 847-759-2820, angies@ashi.org.