Past winners of the George Hanson DAPE Award are:

1989 Don Glover - White Bear Lake Public Schools
1990 Pamela A. Foster
1991 Daryl Miller - Anoka Public Schools
1992 Kay Oling - Duluth Public Schools
1993 Kim Thomas - Bemidji Public Schools
1993 Sally Wiltse - Bemidji Public Schools
1994 John Horstman - 
1994 Ron Margo - Columbia Heights Public Schools
1995 George Hanson - MDE
1996 Debra Johansen - St. Cloud Public Schools
1997 Ruth Nearing - St. Cloud State University
1998 Russel M. Bakko - Mounds View Public Schools
1999 Lynn Cox - Eden Prairie Public Schools
2000 Mari Bergerson - Delano Public Schools
2001 Patrick Baumann - Virginia Public Schools
2002 Allen Burton - University of Minnesota
2002 Sherry Folsom-Meek - Mankato State University
2003 Bruce Suneson - Burnsville Public Schools
2005 Lynn Beckenbach - Cambridge Public Schools
2006 Nancy Rud Gordon - Burnsville Public Schools
2007 Rich Burke - Mounds View Public Schools
2008 Rick Rentz - St. Cloud Public Schools
2009 Kim Pierson - Two Harbors Public Schools
2010 Anne (Gregoire) Thompson - Edina Public Schools
2011 Angie Powell - Minneapolis Public Schools
2012 Sue Tarr - St. Cloud State University
2013 Nancy Christensen - Minnesota State Moorhead
2014 Andy Kubat - Dawson/Boyd Public Schools

2015 Steve Sizer - St. Peter Public Schools

2016 Donna Palivec - Bemidji State University

2017 Carol Skoe - BRIC

2018 Luann Palmquist - St. Cloud

2019 Jaqueline Stoffel - Bemidji Public Schools

George Hanson Developmental Adapted Physical Education Award

Honor and recognize outstanding services and contributions given by an elementary, secondary, higher education, or other professional worker in developmental adapted physical education profession as exemplified by George Hanson.


To nominate someone for the George Hanson DAPE Awards go to the

MNSHAPE Awards page