Richard J. Barber
PTC Distinguished Service Award
PTC established the Richard J. Barber PTC Distinguished Service Award to recognize the value of a member, staff person, or volunteer who has provided exceptional service to PTC over a significant period of time.
The award is named in honor of Richard J. Barber (1936–2014), PTC’s founding Executive Director.
Previous award recipients include Dick Barber, Bruce Drake, Chris Vonwiller, Meheroo Jussawalla, Dan J. Wedemeyer, Moriya Koyama and the PTC Japan Committee, Sharon Nakama, Robert Walp, and Tara Giunta.
The 2017 Richard J. Barber PTC Distinguished Service Award will be announced on Wednesday, 18 January, during the PTC’17 Awards Ceremony.
All PTC members are invited to nominate a member, staff person, or volunteer for this prestigious award.
The award includes high-profile recognition at the PTC annual conference along with a certificate and a gift.
2016 Award Recipient
Tara Giunta, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, is the recipient of the 2016 Richard J. Barber PTC Distinguished Service Award. The award was announced on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 during the PTC’16 Awards Ceremony.