Nobby Mandolf - 2011
Nobby Mandolf (left) is presented the 2011 Terry Cowles Memorial Award by Terry Snow, the 2010 award recipient.
Nobby Mandolf began his pool service business in 1970, joining IPSSA in 1992. He is a memeber of the IPSSA San Diego chapter.
He is passionate about education, always attending seminars and keeping up-to-date on industry technology and maintaining his state contractor's license.
Even at the age of 82, he is still working six days a week and is totally willing to learn and help others.
Nobby attends chapter general meetings on a regular basis, above the minimum requirement.
He always performs sick route coverage when called upon, often doing repairs for free.
He is on the phone throughout the day, seven days a week, helping, guiding, instructing and counseling fellow service technicians, often coming to the rescue of members on short notice.
Nobby Mandolf's dedication to his profession and his community has earned him the 2011 Terry Cowles Memorial Award.