Hall of Fame

Eligibility & Criteria


The purpose of this award is to honor outstanding individuals who have shared their time and expertise with the energy industry through MEA by serving on committees and volunteering at our meetings and events.

  • Eligibility

    The program is open to individuals currently employed by or retired from MEA member companies. Both energy delivery and associate (vendor or contractor company) personnel are eligible. Criteria for induction into the MEA Hall of Fame include extensive service and leadership on an MEA committee, speaking or moderating MEA conference sessions or training classes, participation in MEA planning events and attendance at MEA conferences and training classes.

  • Credentials

    MEA committee chair: 10 points per year of service
    MEA committee participation: 3 points per year of service
    Trainer at MEA training class: 3 points per day
    Attendance at MEA event*: 1 point per event
    Supplier display at MEA event: +1 point per event
    Speaker at MEA conference session: +1 point per session
    Special projects/contribution: Points on a per case basis

    *Conference, roundtable, training class, planning meeting, etc.

    General guideline: 50 points for induction

    If you are unsure about the qualifications of a possible nominee, please feel free to contact John Gann.

    Staff Liaison

    John Gann
    (651) 289-9600 x105

  • Award Selection

    Nominations are reviewed and voted on by the MEA Board of Directors. Various factors are considered when selecting Hall of Fame inductees. One criterion is the points system outlined above. MEA will follow up with the nominee and calculate points.