Lifetime Achievement Award

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The Lifetime Achievement Award is given to individuals who have served the Association on multiple occasions in a variety of capacities. Candidates shall have made significant and specific contributions to the growth and enhancement of the cost engineering professional and total cost management. Minimum requirements are: a.) Membership in AACE International for twenty (20) years, preferably twenty five (25) years; b.) previous service to AACE as a member of the Board of Directors or as an active member of one or more Associate Board; c.) previously been recognized having received two or more of the following: Award of Merit, Brian D. Dunfield Educational Service Award, Keane Award for Distinguished Service to an AACE Section, Honorary Life Membership, O.T. Zimmerman Founder’s Award, or the TCM Excellence Award; and d.) must be a Fellow of AACE. It is the highest award AACE bestows on an individual. Membership in AACE is required.

Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

  • Harry W. Jarnagan, PE CCP FAACE Hon. Life
  • John K. Hollman, PE CCP CEP DRMP FAACE Hon. Life
  • Neil Opfer, CCP CEP PSP FAACE
  • Donald F. McDonald, Jr. PE CCP PSP FAACE Hon. Life
  • Clive D. Francis, CCP FAACE Hon. Life
  • Jennifer Bates, CCP FAACE Hon. Life
  • Robert E. Templeton, PE ECCE FAACE

Harry W. Jarnagan, PE CCP FAACE Hon. Life - Harry joined the AACE in 1985. He was elected and served in a variety of AACE Board of Directors leadership positions including as Director-Region 6 (1996-1998), Vice President-Finance (1998-200), President-Elect (2000-2001), AACE International President (2001-2002), and Past President (2002-2003). He has been a frequent presenter/author at AACE Conference & Expos. Harry has served on both AACE’s Certification and Education Boards, including chair of both associate boards. He has previously been recognized by the Association as an AACE International Fellow (2005), the Award of Merit (2006), and Honorary Life Membership (2015). Harry is a Vice President at Mott MacDonald.