Distinguished Members

CLCA’s recent successes in water management, legislation and member benefit programs are not the product of a liberal application of pixie dust, but the result of dedication and commitment by a special cadre of your colleagues. Each year, the association honors those who have made an exceptional impact on the association and the green industry. The 2020 awards were presented during the association’s annual Leadership Conference, held online on January 13, 2021.



Allegiance Award

The Allegiance Award is the most prestigious honor presented by the California Landscape Contractors Association. Our 2020 Allegiance Award winners are Frank Niccoli and Tom Noonan. MORE >>

Regular Member of the Year

The California Landscape Contractors Association presents its Regular Member of the Year award to the individual deemed instrumental to a significant project or accomplishment during the current year. Our 2020 winner is Eric Santos, CLT. MORE >>


Associate Member of the Year

The California Landscape Contractors Association presents its Associate Member of the Year award to the individual deemed instrumental to a significant project or accomplishment during the current year. Our 2020 winner is Bronwyn Miller. MORE >>

Mickey Strauss Grassroots Award

The Mickey Strauss Grassroots Award recognizes a CLCA member who works to build relationships with members of the state Legislature, candidates for the Legislature, or possible future candidates. The award was not presented in 2020. MORE >>