Circle Archives

The Mid-America Gold and Silver Circle Honorees Complete List
Mid-America began recognizing the industry pioneers, those individuals who made a difference to both the  industry and the communities they serve, in 1996. Since then 126 have been honored with this distinction. Inductees are from markets across the region and have served in a good number of roles over the years. We salute these men and women.

1996 – 2019
Gold Silver Complete List of Honorees

2019 In Review

July 20, 2019
Blackhawk Hotel Induction Dinner, Quad Cities
Silver Circle: 
Theresa Brant, KWQC; Thom Cornelis, KWQC; Gary Metivier, KWQC; Wendy Ellis, WHBF; Chris Minor, WQAD; Don Sharp, WHBF


October 5, 2019
Branson Hilton Convention Center
Gold Circle: Morsie Eagles, KARK
Silver Circle: “Aunt Norma Champion” KY3; Tom Trtan, KOLR

2018 In Review

July 28, 2018
Shreveport Convention Center

Gold Circle: Bob Griffin, Mike Narisi, Steve Stephens
Silver Circle: 
Jennifer Andrews, Semmie Buffin, Bob Steel, Todd Warren

September 22, 2018
Kansas City Convention Center

Gold Circle:Dick Preston
Silver Circle: Elliott Davis, Peggy Breit, John Holt


July 22, 2017
Clinton Presidential Library Dinner and Awards in celebration of Jim Pitcock, Lew Short, Carolyn Long and Larry Foley.