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

1991 Hon. Sherwood L. Boehlert Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
1992 Dennis T. Gorski Erie County Executive
1993 Michael J. Bragman New York State Assemblyman
1994 Kurt Vonnegut Internationally Recognized Writer
1995 Nancy Larraine Hoffman New York State Senator
1996 No Award Given
1997 Hon. Lawrence H. Cooke New York State Chief Judge, Retired
1998 No Award Given
1999 Alphonse D’Amato U.S. Senator
2000 Paul A. Tokasz New York State Assemblyman
2001 James L. Seward New York State Senator
2002 No Award Given
2003 William Magee New York State Assemblyman
2004 Richard A. Smith New York State Assemblyman
2005 John J. Bonacic New York State Senator
2006 John F. Mueller OFPC Fire Prevention Bureau Chief
2007 Dale M. Volker New York State Senator
2008 RoAnn Destito New York State Assemblywoman
2009 Harvey Weisenberg New York State Assemblyman
2014 Bobby Knight FASNY Legislative Committee Vice Chairman
2015 Aileen Gunther New York State Assemblywoman
2016 Joseph Griffo New York State Senator
2017 Brian F. McQueen Past chief of the Whitesboro Fire Department
2018 Kathleen Marchione New York State Senator