WVLA Dora Ruth Parks Award

2016----Suzy McGinley

2015----Kelly Funkhouser

2014----Ann Farr

2013---Susan Hayden 

2012----Summers County Public Library Board of Directors

2011----J. D. Waggoner - West Virginia Library Commission

2009----Penny L. Pugh - West Virginia University/Wise Library

2007----Susan Reilly - Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library

2006----Myra Ziegler - Summers County Public Library

2005----Steve Christo - Cabell County Public Library

2004----Elizabeth A. Gunnoe - Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library

2003----Linda Heddinger - South Charleston Public Library 

2002----Judith Duncan - Kanawha County Public Library

2001----Rich Young - West Virginia Library Commission

2000----Jo Ann Calzonetti - West Virginia University/Evansdale Library

1999----Karen Goff - West Virginia Library Commission

1998----Judith Prosser - West Virginia Library Commission

1997----Peggy Bias - Putnam County Public Library

1996----Yvonne Farley - Kanawha County Public Library

1995----Martha Mae Danzig - Lewis County High School Library

1994----Tom Brown - Concord College & Bluefield State College 

1993----Josephine Fidler - Marshall University/Drinko Library

1992----Mildred Moyers - West Virginia University/Wise Library

1991----Charles A. Julian - West Virginia Northern Community College

1990----Shirley Smith - West Virginia Library Commission

1990----Donna Calvert - West Virginia Library Commission

1989----Ellen Wilkerson - Trustee/Hamlin Public Library

1988----Merle A. Moore - Clarksburg-Harrison County Public Library

1987----Harold B. Shill - West Virginia University/Evansdale Library

1986----West Virginia Federation of Women's Clubs

1985----Judy K. Rule - Cabell County Public Library

1984----Barbara Bonfili - Morgantown High School Library

1983----George H. Campbell - 

1982----Jane Brugger - Marshall University

1981----David M. Gillespie - Glenville State College

1980----R. David Childers - West Virginia Library Commission

1979----Frederic J. Glazer - West Virginia Library Commission

1978----Elliott Horton - Morgantown Public Library

1977----E. Frances Jones - West Virginia Library Commission

1976----Esther Powers - Marion County Schools/Fairmont State College

1975----Virginia Taylor Perry - West Virginia University

1974----Josephine Lehman Rosier - Fairmont State College

1973----Margaret Seidel Bobbitt - Marshall University

1972----Olive Lewis - Parkersburg High School/Wood County

1971----Dora Ruth Parks - West Virginia Library Commission