Axley-Baugh Distinguished Service Award Recipients

The Axley-Baugh Distinguished Service 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) be a past member of the Board of Directors of the Council; (2) be a long-term member of the Council  (10 years minimum); (3) have practiced at least 15 years in the area of estate planning; (4) have attained the age of 65; and (5) 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:

2019:  Herb McPherson, MBA

2017:  Marilynne Tarrall, CPA/PFS, CFP

2013:  Thomas L. Stover, JD

2012:  Russell Osgood, JD

2011:  Wayne Varra, CFP

2010:  Patricia Nielsen, CPA

2008:  Lynn Kuykendall, JD

2007:  William "Bill" Hofgard, CLU

2006:  Hartman Axley, CLU  and Darrell Baugh, CLU