Past Recipients of TCMA Professional Awards

  1. 2001
  2. 2002
  3. 2003
  4. 2004
  5. 2005
  6. 2006
  7. 2007
  8. 2008
  9. 2009
  10. 2010
  11. 2011
  12. 2012
  13. 2013
  14. 2014
  15. 2015
  16. 2016
  17. 2017
  18. 2018
  19. 2019
  20. 2020

Administrator of the Year

Recognizes the city management professional who has made significant contributions to the field of local government management in the past eighteen months.

Winner

  • Denny Arnold, City Manager, Victoria

Professional Development (Individual)

Recognizes the city management professional who has made significant contributions in the development of new talent and/or who has designed and implemented outstanding career development programs for local government employees.

Winner

  • Rickey Childers, City Manager, Longview

Innovation in Local Government (Organization)

Recognizes the local government that has developed innovative programs and services to solve problems and create opportunities for their communities to reach their full potential.

Winner

  • City of Lubbock (Bob Cass, City Manager)

Leaders in Communication (Organization)

Recognizes the local government that has created innovative and effective communication/outreach programs through one or more of the following:

  • Annual performance reports
  • Citizen communications
  • Newsletters
  • Public meetings
  • Radio-television-film media
  • Webpage development

Winner

  • City of Irving (Steve McCullough, City Manager)