Golden Trumpet

2018 Award Recipient

Senator Kathleen Marchione


Senator Kathleen Marchione receiving the Golden Trumpet Award


The FASNY Golden Trumpet Award is given to individuals who have demonstrated exceptional support for and assistance to the volunteer fire service. Historically this award has been given to New York State legislators, government officials and others who have shown a commitment to supporting the volunteer fire service. This award is presented at the FASNY Legislative Conference.

Past Award Recipients

1991Hon. Sherwood L. BoehlertMember of the U.S. House of Representatives
1992Dennis T. GorskiErie County Executive
1993Michael J. BragmanNew York State Assemblyman
1994Kurt VonnegutInternationally Recognized Writer
1995Nancy Larraine HoffmanNew York State Senator
1996No Award Given
1997Hon. Lawrence H. CookeNew York State Chief Judge, Retired
1998No Award Given
1999Alphonse D’AmatoU.S. Senator
2000Paul A. TokaszNew York State Assemblyman
2001James L. SewardNew York State Senator
2002No Award Given
2003William MageeNew York State Assemblyman
2004Richard A. SmithNew York State Assemblyman
2005John J. BonacicNew York State Senator
2006John F. MuellerOFPC Fire Prevention Bureau Chief
2007Dale M. VolkerNew York State Senator
2008RoAnn DestitoNew York State Assemblywoman
2009Harvey WeisenbergNew York State Assemblyman
2014Bobby KnightFASNY Legislative Committee Vice Chairman
2015Aileen GuntherNew York State Assemblywoman
2016Joseph GriffoNew York State Senator
2017Brian F. McQueenPast chief of the Whitesboro Fire Department
2018Kathleen MarchioneNew York State Senator