Flashback Friday Video — Employee Oversight for Companies and Nonprofits

As the excitement builds here at NGWA headquarters to bring you the biggest groundwater event of the year, each week we are going to offer you free access to exclusive content from past events! We’re proud of the content and are glad to have the opportunity to bring you these Flashback Friday Videos from leading industry experts to assist you in doing the best job possible in the most cost-effective and efficient manner. Stay tuned each Friday for a new surprise!

Today we’re taking a look back at the 2012 Expo presentation Employee Oversight for Companies and Nonprofits” presented by Mark Van Benschoten, CP,A of Rea & Associates Inc. in Dublin, Ohio. This workshop covers the importance of overseeing employees who are responsible for conducting and recording financial transaction.

Interested in attending a presentation similar to this at the 2014 Expo? Click here to view the complete program lineup.


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Innovation and excellence to be spotlighted at the NGWA Awards ceremony

The NGWA awards ceremony brings together the entire Groundwater Expo community to celebrate those individuals who represent the industry’s best and brightest.

Join us Wednesday, December 10, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. as we honor these extraordinary individuals during the Opening Session.

NGWA award recipients are chosen based on their for outstanding contributions through service, innovation, research, safety, and outstanding projects of scientific and technological importance affecting the growth and well-being of the groundwater industry.

Long-time NGWA member W. Richard Laton, Ph.D., PG, CHG, CPG, has received the Association’s top honor as the recipient of the Ross L. Oliver Award for outstanding contributions to the groundwater industry. Laton is an associate professor of hydrogeology at California State University, Fullerton.

The other 2014 NGWA award recipients follow.

Awards of Excellence

  • Fred Molz, Ph.D., research professor and distinguished scientist emeritus at Clemson University, Anderson, South Carolina — M. King Hubbert Award for major contributions to groundwater science
  • Henry Baski, Baski Inc., Englewood, Colorado; Richard Henkle, Garden City, Kansas; Steven P. Maslansky, Maslansky GeoEnvironmental, Prescott, Arizona — Life Member Awards
  • James Rumbaugh, Environmental Simulations Inc., Reinholds, Pennsylvania — Technology Award
  • The late Ralph Cadwallader, Loop Tech International Inc., Crabbs Prairie, Texas; Miami Conservancy District, Dayton, Ohio — Special Recognition Awards
  • U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) — Groundwater Protector Award
  • Beverly L. Herzog, Champaign, Illinois — Standard Bearer Award

Outstanding Groundwater Project Award

  • Essential Management Solutions LLC, former Herington, Kansas, Army Air Base Project — Groundwater Remediation Award

Divisional Awards

  • Paul Barlow, Ph.D., U.S. Geological Survey, Northborough, Massachusetts, and Stanley Leake, U.S. Geological Survey, Tucson, Arizona — John Hem Award for significant scientific or engineering contributions to the understanding of groundwater
  • W. Richard Laton, Ph.D., PG, CHG, CPG, California State University, Fullerton, Santa Ana, California — Keith E. Anderson Award for outstanding contributions to NGWA’s Scientists and Engineers Division
  • Kris Jackson, Pentair, Delevan, Wisconsin — Manufacturers Division Special Recognition Award
  • Mark Durham, Gicon Pumps & Equipment Ltd., Abernathy, Texas — Supplier of the Year Award

Read more about NGWA awards, which honor the best of the best in the groundwater industry.


2014 NGWA Expo Sponsors