Council Information

The AXLEY-BAUGH Distinguished Service  Award 

This Award is  named after long-time Council members Hartman Axley and Darrell Baugh.  The recipient must satisfy at least four of the five following requirements:  (1) must be a past member of the Board of Directors of the Council; (2) must be a long-term member of the Council  (10 years minimum); (3) must have practiced at least 15 years in the area of estate planning; (4) must have attained the age of 65; and (5) must have made a unique contribution to the field of estate planning.  The recipient is honored at the annual dinner, and upon receipt of the award, future dues to the Council are waived.

The following members have been awarded the Axley-Baugh Distinguished Service Award:

2006:  Hartman Axley, CLU  and Darrell Baugh, CLU

2007:  William "Bill" Hofgard, CLU

2008:  Lynn Kuykendall, JD

2009:  No recipient

2010:  Patricia Nielsen, CPA

2011:  Wayne Varra, CFP

2012:  Russell Osgood, JD

2013:  Thomas L. Stover, JD

2014:  No Recipient

2015:  No Recipient

2016:  No Recipient

2017:  Marilynne Tarrall

 Annual Dinner Sponsors

The Council is grateful for the support of the following firms and banks in sponsoring our annual dinner.

2007- Hofgard and Company, Inc.

2008 - American National Bank

2009 - Stover & Spitz, LLC

2010 - Colorado Capital Bank

2011 - Investors Independent Trust Company

2012 - Colorado State Bank and Trust

2013 - US Bank

2014 - Colorado State Bank and Trust

2015 - Bank of the West

2016 - First Western Trust, Boulder

2017:  Colorado State Bank and Trust

Web Site Sponsors:

2013 - Colorado State Bank & Trust

2014 - Gibraltar Business Appraisals, Inc.

2015 - Gibraltar Business Appraisals, Inc.

2016 - Gibraltar Business Appraisals, Inc.

2017 - Gibraltar Business Appraisals, Inc.