Distinguished Leadership Award

Distinguished Leadership Award

The Distinguished Leadership Award (formerly called the Outstanding Industry Servant Awards) is presented an industry veteran who has gone above and beyond their respective roles and duties to help the North Dakota petroleum industry educate the public and support the NDPC’s community outreach efforts through NDPC programs and other association and industry activities. The recipient of this award is selected by a committee based on excellence in public service.

Past Honorees include:

  • Larry Dokken, 2011
    Frear Consulting
  • Blaine Hoffman, 2012
    Whiting Petroleum
  • Kenny Sample, 2013
    Wyoming Casing
  • Cliff Binks, 2014
    Wellpro
  • Duane Jesch, 2015
    Frear Consulting
  • Steve Halvorson, 2016
    Wyoming Casing
  • Brent Eslinger, 2017
    Halliburton
  • Scott Reid, 2018
    Nabors Drilling Technologies USA, Inc.