Harold Barnum Industry Award

Plaque and $1,500 Honorarium. Presented to an individual for outstanding service to the public, IAFP and the food industry.

Submit a Nomination

Nominate a worthy colleague for one of our 2021 awards. Award nominations (other than the Black Pearl Award) must be submitted by email as one PDF to awards@foodprotection.org. Mailed copies sent to the IAFP office or to any other email address will not be accepted. For information on Student Travel Awards, visit the Student page. The deadline for all 2021 award nominations is Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

Make a Nomination

Sponsored by: MERCK Animal Health

2021 Recipient(s): Melanie J. Neumann

    Past Awardees

  • 2020 — Andrew James Clarke
  • 2019 — Ken Davenport
  • 2018 — Pamela Wilger
  • 2017 — Michael Roberson
  • 2016 — Douglas Marshall
  • 2015 — Peter Taormina
  • 2014 — Zeb Blanton, Jr.
  • 2013 — Loralyn Ledenbach
  • 2012 — Gordon W. Hayburn
  • 2011 — Veny Gapud
  • 2010 — Frank Yiannas
  • 2009 — Allen R. Sayler
  • 2008 — Robert H. Deibel
  • 2007 — Jenny Scott
  • 2006 — Paul A. Hall
  • 2005 — Catherine Nnoka
  • 2004 — None Given
  • 2003 — Fred A. Weber
  • 2002 — None Given
  • 2001 — William H. Sperber
  • 2000 — Kenneth Anderson
  • 1999 — Russell S. Flowers
  • 1998 — None Given
  • 1997 — John G. Cerveny
  • 1996 — Dane T. Bernard
  • 1995 — Damien A. Gabis
  • 1994 — R. Bruce Tompkin
  • 1993 — David D. Fry
  • 1992 — Ronald Case
  • 1991 — Thomas C. Everson
  • 1990 — Roy Ginn
  • 1989 — Lowell Allen
  • 1988 — Kenneth Kirby
  • 1987 — J. H. Silliker
  • 1986 — Hugh C. Munns
  • 1985 — William L. Arledge
  • 1984 — Omer Majerus
  • 1983 — C. Dee Clingman
  • 1982 — Howard Ferreira