The Marco Polo Award is a lifetime achievement award presented to a member who has devoted extraordinary service to the organization.



Marco Polo membership is awarded by the Board of Directors to members who have provided extraordinary service to SATW. Marco Polo members must have made major contributions to the growth and development of SATW for at least ten years prior to their selection and receive a lifetime membership.


The deadline to submit nominees for 2020 honors is June 1, 2020.



Mary Lu Abbott Ewen Gillies* Marc Michaelson
Marj Abrams* Alex Henderson* James Montagnes*
Tom Adkinson Bill F. Hensley Bill Muster*
Marguerite Allen Fred Holder* Stuart G. Newman*
Laurie Armstrong Bob Jenkins Donna O’Daniels
Carol Beck-Edgar Iris Sanderson Jones Don Payne
Dave Bruce* Howard Kennedy* Carl Purcell
Monica Campbell-Hoppe Karl H. Koepcke* Ann Bontempo Scandur
Jay Clarke* Cathy Kruzic John K. Schulte
Aaron Cushman Florence Lemkowitz* Mac Seligman
Hugh DeSamper Harry W. Malm* Phillip D. Shea*
Peter Fitzsimons Patrice Manahan* Martha W. Steger
Jerry Flemmons* Lawrence J. Mayran* Edward H. Stone
James C. Forbes* Colin McDonald* Dianne Stutz
Chandler Forman* George E. McGrath* Bob Titley
Lois Gerber Rita McKay* Nancy Vaughan
Yves Gentil Eunice Juckett Meeker* Deborah Wakefield
Elliot Gillies Jeanne Westphal*


* = person is deceased