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.

In recognition of their years of service and leadership, the California Landscape Contractors Association has presented Marianne Estournes and Eric Watanabe with Allegiance Awards, the association’s most prestigious honor.

The awards, which are given only to a green industry professional who has been a member of the association for a minimum of 15 years and who has had a significant effect on the industry, was presented during the association’s annual Leadership Conference in Ontario January 30.

During the conference, the association named Regan Barry of Coastal Evergreen its 2017 Regular Member of the Year, honoring his professionalism and leadership.

Craig Stenehjem of SiteOne Landscape Supply was honored as CLCA’s 2017 Associate Member of the Year, honoring his enthusiasm and efforts to promote member engagement and professionalism.

The association presented its 2017 Mickey Strauss Grassroots Award to Dave Norred of Nor-Land Landscaping Company. 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 recipient must be actively involved in a chapter and currently engaged in grassroots activity in support of CLCA’s governmental affairs objectives.

In recognition of his years of service and leadership, the California Landscape Contractors Association has presented Mike Baron with its Allegiance Award, the association's most prestigious honor.
Eric Watanabe, CLCA's 2017 Allegiance Award recipient, with Mike Baron, the 2018 winner of the association's most prestigious honor.
In recognition of his years of service and leadership, the California Landscape Contractors Association has presented Eric Watanabe with its Allegiance Award, the association's most prestigious honor.
In recognition of his years of service and leadership, the California Landscape Contractors Association has presented Eric Watanabe with its Allegiance Award, the association's most prestigious honor.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has named Craig Stenehjem of SiteOne Landscape Supply its 2017 Associate Member of the Year, honoring his enthusiasm and efforts to promote member engagement and professionalism.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has named Craig Stenehjem of SiteOne Landscape Supply its 2017 Associate Member of the Year, honoring his enthusiasm and efforts to promote member engagement and professionalism.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has named Frank Niccoli its 2018 Regular Member of the Year, honoring his professionalism and leadership.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has named Frank Niccoli its 2018 Regular Member of the Year, honoring his professionalism and leadership. Regan Barry, CLCA's 2017 Regular Member of the Year, presented the award.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has presented its 2017 Mickey Strauss Grassroots Award to Dave Norred of Nor-Land Landscaping Company.
The California Landscape Contractors Association has presented its 2017 Mickey Strauss Grassroots Award to Dave Norred of Nor-Land Landscaping Company.