​Distinguished Life Service Award​


The Distinguished Life Service Award recognizes members of the Master Brewers who have provided sustained and exceptional lifetime commitment and service to the association. The award is not automatically given each year, only in the years when there is an exceptional member who fits the criteria.

Recipients of this award receive the following:

  • One (1) complimentary registration to the Master Brewers Conference
  • ​Recognized during the award ceremony at the Master Brewers Conference

Call for Nominations

Nominations for the 2024 award are accepted through March 28, 2024

Award Recipients​

​Susan Welch​
2022Tom Eplett
2021Joseph Hertrich
2019Inge Russel
2018Graham Stewart
2017Mike Sutton
2012Jerrold Hilton
2011Ray Klimovitz
2003Karl Strauss
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