Steve Molnar Award
Annalisa Lacalamita presented the Steve Molnar/Key
Member Award to Mike Haag.
Member of the Year
Richard Maruoka announced the member-of-the year
award winner was Jerry Miller. Jerry wasn't able to
attend the meeting and Mike Neal accepted the award for Jerry.
There were four Distinguished members announced by
Loren Sugarman. They were Scott Glass, Greg Scala,
Mancini, and Deborah Chaklos. Deborah can be seen
below accepting her Distinguished Member Award.
Emeritus Members Joe Masson, Jr. and Jack Dillon
Joe Masson was not in attendance but accepting for
him was Ron Marrs.
Mike Neal, Certification Committee Chair,
announced AFTE members who had successfully completed Certification
in the fields of Firearms Identification, Gunshot Residue and/or
Andy Smith, John Sanchez, Alan Hammond, and Curtis Kubo
AFTE Scholarship Awards
Alison Quereau, Scholarship Committee Chair,
announced the recipients of this year's scholarship awards.
Detailed information regarding the recipients will be posted to the
website at a later date. Also in attendance was Judge Barbara
Recognition of the
AFTE 2007 Host Committee was recognized for their
hard work in providing an outstanding training seminar in San
Francisco. Members of the host committee can be seen below.
Outgoing President's Awards
Loren Sugarman presented awards of appreciation to
past AFTE presidents Dom Denio and Ann Davis.
Introduction of Incoming President
Outgoing president Loren Sugarman passed the AFTE
Gavel to incoming president Carlo Rosati.