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Revision as of 23:52, 12 July 2010

In 2009, NASPA took over from the NSA the role of honoring a member of the North American SCRABBLE® community with the title of Michael R. Wise Memorial Person of the Year (formerly Director of the Year).

The following table shows for each year the newsletter issue number in which the award was announced, the awardee and their home state or province.

Year Issue Person of the Year Home
2009 n/a John D. Williams, Jr. and Jane Ratsey Williams New York
2008 225 Seth Lipkin Massachusetts
Keith Smith Texas
2007 218 Chris Cree Texas
2006 210 John Chew Ontario
2005 202 Sherrie Saint John Massachusetts
2004 193 Matthew Hopkins Pennsylvania
2003 187 Larry Rand and Barbara Van Alen Arizona
2002 177 Carol Ravichandran Michigan
2001 170 RA Fontes and Ruth Hamilton Oregon
2000 163 Mary Rhoades Texas
1999 155 Margaret Bauer Williams New Jersey
1998 148 Mady Garner Tennessee
Bernard Gotlieb Québec
1997 137 Gwen Bishop California
1996 129 Siri Tillekeratne Alberta
1995 121 Bonnie Rudolph Arizona
1994 113 Johnny Nevarez California
1993 105 Michael Wise Ontario
1992 97 Ron Tiekert New York
1991 91 George Heussenstamm California
1990 84B K.C. Kozlowski Hoffmeister Florida
1989 81 Stan Rubinsky California