Pinnacle Award

The AIA Pinnacle Award is the most prestigious award given by the Aviation Insurance Association. Recipients of the award have demonstrated that their career achievements exemplify the standards and goals of the Association and have gone above and beyond the call of duty. The Pinnacle Award is presented annually at AIA's Annual Conference.

2017 Pinnacle Award - W. Scott Brown

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 recipient of the Pinnacle Award is W. Scott Brown of W. Brown & Associates Insurance Services. Congratulations and thank you to Scott for supporting the association throughout the years.

The previous recipients of the Pinnacle Award are:

  • Doug Johnson - 2016
  • Mary D’Alauro - 2015
  • Michael and Gayle Charlesworth - 2014
  • Nancy Gratzer - 2013
  • Thomas P Fry - 2012
  • David Binks - 2011
  • James M. McJoynt - 2010
  • M.R. "Marty" Brown - 2009
  • Halton L. Hall - 2008
  • Jim Cooling - 2007
  • Phil Freeman - 2006
  • Darrell Hyde - 2005
  • Dick Gorsuch - 2004
  • Robin Skevington - 2003
  • Bill Eason - 2002
  • John A.E. Bassett - 2001
  • David McCredie - 2000
  • Clarke DeWaters - 1999
  • William H. Alderman - 1998
  • C.H. "Corky" Nason - 1997
  • E.R. Kinnebrew, III - 1996
  • William H. Gossell - 1995
  • Joseph L. Benero - 1994
  • Bill Brown - 1993