The Terry Huntsman Award - Service Above Self

North Fresno Rotary Club of Fresno


The Terry Huntsman Award (Huntsman Award) was first presented in 2011 by then President Janet Powell to Dick Ellsworth and Genevie Puente. The Huntsman was created to honor a North Fresno Rotarian who has embodied “Service Above Self”.  

Terry was a Past President of the Rotary Club of Madera.  In the 1990s Terry joined North Fresno Rotary and had a profound effect on the club and its members.  Since Terry’s passing, North Fresno Rotary celebrates his life by continuing to share his story with new members and the community of Fresno.


2011 Dick Ellsworth
2011 Tom Graves
2011 Genevie Puente
2012 Cliff Speight
2013 Bernadette Hansen
2014 Chip Putnam
2014 Scott Shewan
2015 John Frost
2016 Nick and Kim Smaldino
2017 Peter Fortuna