DFW-ALTA Awards & Special Honors
Founders of DFW-ALTA
Through the hard work and dedication of the following members of the Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of Lease and Title Analysts, the Dallas-Fort Worth Association of Lease and Title Analysts (DFW-ALTA) was created in 1988.
Honorary Life Members
Honorary Life Memberships shall be conferred upon those persons whom the Board of Directors feels have rendered outstanding service to DFW-ALTA or made noteworthy contributions toward the establishment of lease and/or title work as a profession.
This award is given to a company who has given support both in employee encouragement as well as monetary donations. This company will have continually encouraged employees to become members of DFW-ALTA, attend local meetings and seminars. This award will only be given, as the Board of Directors deems it appropriate.
Member of the Year Award
This award is to be given every year to an individual member to be determined by the DFW-ALTA Board of Directors. Nominees who have contributed heavily to the chapter and place of employment, as well as being of high professionalism and character, will be considered for this Award.
Outstanding Service Award
This award is given to a current DFW-ALTA Board member who has far exceeded the requirements for their position(s) on the Board. This award is determined by the DFW-ALTA Board of Directors and is given only when deemed appropriate by the Board.
Volunteer of the Year Award
This award is presented to volunteer who has gone "beyond the call of duty" in performing their job as a volunteer for DFW-ALTA.
This award is conferred upon a past DFW-ALTA President that has made outstanding contributions above the constitutional requirements of a DFW-ALTA President. This person will also have been involved before and after their term as President in making notable decisions for future functions and roles in the DFW-ALTA association. This award can only be determined and presented by a current DFW-ALTA President.
Past President's Award*
*As part of DFW-ALTA's 20th year celebration, this award recognized a past president who made a difference in the association 20 years existence.
Thanks to the generosity of who allow us to use their memberships at the Tower Club of Dallas and Fort Worth Petroleum Club, we have our luncheons at wonderful establishments. Due to their trust and generosity our organization has flourished and our membership is allowed to enjoy a delicious meal in superior surroundings.
Special Recognition Awards honor and pay tribute to members and/or companies who have made significant and lasting contributions
to improve the association and/or its members. This award will only be given as the Board of Directors deems it appropriate.
*2009 - Denbury Onshore, LLC. for their contributions to DFW-ALTA and also for mailing the Election Ballots and By-Laws.
*2009 - Karen Blackburn, CPLTA, was given special recognition for her work on the scholarship committee which officially began in 2008. But, unofficially has been an on-going dream and work for many years by Karen.
This special award is given to an individual who "when confronted with a life-altering situation used perseverance, dedication and determination to overcome the event and now serves as a role model to give hope and inspiration to others in similar situations." This award was awarded by the 2009 DFW-ALTA President, Raul Perez. Who was inspired by Randall to keep moving forward. Randall did not have a choice of what the future had to hold for him yet he was blessed to continue living a normal life.