InterNACHI 2006 Members of the Year.

InterNACHI Member of the Year - 2006: Will Decker.
Congratulations to Will Decker for winning this most deserving award. Will has always sought to provide helpful knowledge backed with a strong ethical and moral conduct.   Will personifies InterNACHI's mission statement - knowledgeable, proactive, helpful and professional. He has consistently gone above and beyond the call of "rank & file" duty, not only for his fellow InterNACHI members in Illinois, but throughout the country by providing advice, guidance and assistance whenever asked. Most recently, he recreated the "10 Deadly Mistakes" brochure for the benefit of all members, as well as producing an engaging and entertaining video for all to use and share with their clients. Those that have met and worked with Will certainly agree that this award is well-deserved.
U.S. Member of the Year for - 2006: Jeff Pope.
Congratulations to long time InterNACHI member Jeff Pope for winning U.S. Member fo the Year.  Jeff has helped many inspectors with his code compliancy knowledge in all aspects of the home industry. He is always very helpful on the message board with factual and precise information and he has proven himself to be very successful home inspector.   Through his willingness to readily and succinctly answer question after question, Jeff has become an on-call technical advisor to many of his fellow InterNACHI members.
Canadian Member of the Year for - 2006: Roy Cooke.
Congratulations go out to Roy Cooke for being InterNACHI's Canadian Member of the Year for 2006.  Ever since Roy brought InterNACHI to Canada, he has consistently promoted InterNACHI and its members in every way possible. From his radio broadcasts to his down home marketing tips to his behind-the-scenes involvement in making InterNACHI better, Roy's hard work makes him very well deserving of this award.
Inventions and Innovations Award for - 2006: Chris Morrell.
Congratulations go out to long time InterNACHI IT Director Chris Morell.  Chris almost single handedly manages InterNACHI's 350,000 post message board, its 16 million hit per month 215,000 page website, plus its 4,500 other websites made up of over 600 million webpages.  Over 98% of all inspection related material online is under his control.  Chris continues to launch hi-tech products and services for InterNACHI members. 
Paul Hinsperger
InterNACHI Awards Committee