Past Winners

  • 2022   Bridget Wingert, Bucks County Herald
  • 2021   Jennifer Bertetto, Trib Total Media, Pittsburgh
  • 2020   Ed Kruger, Altoona Mirror
  • 2019   Teri Henning, Executive Director at Pennsylvania Council of Children, Youth and Family Services
  • 2018   Brad Bumsted, The Caucus, Harrisburg
  • 2017   Gene Foreman, retired, The Philadelphia Inquirer
    2017   Mark Segal, Philadelphia Gay News
  • 2016   David M. Erdman, The Morning Call, Allentown
  • 2015   John Baer, Philadelphia Daily News
  • 2014   John P. Kameen, The Forest City News
    2014   Joseph T. Wingert, Bucks County Herald, Lahaska
  • 2013   James E. McClure, York Daily Record/Sunday News
  • 2012   William Anderson, Mainline Newspapers
    2012   Sara Ganim and Staff of The Patriot-News, Harrisburg
  • 2011   Ernest J. Schreiber, Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.
    2011   Timothy M. Williams, Pennsylvania Newspaper Association
  • 2010   Robert W. Bogle, The Philadelphia Tribune
    2010   Richard M. Scaife, Trib Total Media, Inc., Pittsburgh
  • 2009   Caroline Steinman Nunan and Beverly Randolph Steinman Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.
  • 2008   James G. Blaine, retired, The Kennett Paper, Kennett Square
  • 2007   Jan Murphy and Staff, The Patriot-News, Harrisburg
    2007   Craig J. Staudenmaier, Esq., Nauman, Smith, Shissler & Hall, LLP, Harrisburg
  • 2006   Coulston “Skip” Henry, retired. News Gleaner Publications, Philadelphia
  • 2005   Mark Scolforo, The Associated Press, Harrisburg
  • 2004   Katherine Hatton, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, N.J.
  • 2003   Uzal H. Martz, Republican & Herald, Pottsville
  • 2002   Dennis R. Hetzel, York Daily Record/Sunday News
  • 2001   Stan Hough, The York Dispatch
  • 1999   William B. Northrop, Observer Publishing Co., Washington
  • 1998   Arthur W. Howe IV, Montgomery Newspapers, Fort Washington