2015-2016: Krista Gordon - Substitute teacher in Bellingham, WA
2014-2015: Stephen Biller – 5th grade teacher at Beacon Heights Elementary School in Riverdale, MD
2013-2014: Pam Alexandroff – Fifth-grade teacher at Jose de Diego Community Academy in Chicago, IL
2011-2012: Anne Porterfield – Reading teacher at St. Ignatius Loyola Academy in Baltimore, MD
2009-2010: Carolyn Cohen – Third grade teacher at the Bullis School in Potomac, MD
“The Buddy” National Teacher Award for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship recognizes an educator whose innovative use of the Buddy Bison program has made a significant impact in his or her students' understanding of the natural world and the importance of protecting our nation's treasured parks.