The Torch of Leadership Award recognizes members of the Illinois Agricultural Community who have built a legacy of leadership through exceptional personal commitment and uncommon excellence in service to Illinois agriculture, be it in business, government or education. The awards are presented at a ceremony corresponding with the inaugural meeting of each new class of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program. To find out more on how awardees are selected or to nominate a candidate visit HERE.
2018 Award Winners
2016 Award Winners
Martin L. Andreas
Philip Nelson, Class of 1984
Donna Reifschneider, Class of 1984