Volunteer Awards

Volunteer of the Year Awards honor League Members for their outstanding contributions to the JLMN. JLMN members are nominated by their peers to receive the highest of praise and recognition for their voluntarism.

Past award winners

JLMN Active Member of the Year

1983  Emily Varkala

1984  Martha Polemeni

1985  C. Merry Carroll

1986  Leslie Craw

1987  Susan Quinn Walsh

1988  Patricia Wahl

1989  Marianne Round

1990  Karin Mills

1991  Corey Otoshi

1992  Barbara Meyer

1993  Janet Van Syckle

1994  Jenny Ogden

1995  Patricia Aronoff

1996  Shelley Phillips

1997  Tracey McVeigh

1998  Caroline Bartlett

1999  Chris Tower

2000  JoAnn Weisel

2001  Mary Ellen Gallico

2002  Tami Kinley & Kelly McDonald

2003  Joyce Blackburn

2004  Pam Nedzi & Bonnie Carter

2005  Sandra Vollero-Levy

2006  Michelle Ruggiero

2007  Jennie Cherry

2008  Kathryn Kent

2009  Lauren Karanikolas

2010  Elisa Charters

2011  Miller Hughes

2012  Jenny Donohue

2013  Jodi Zielinski

2014  Karen Andes

2015  Sara Robertson

2016  Sara Robertson

2017  Karen Andes

2018  Nicole Masso

2019  Stephanie Hutton

2020  Trente Miller

Community Volunteer of the Year

1983  Linda Grace

1984  Joyce Chimel

1985  Barbara Kelley

1986  Elizabeth Enright

1987  Margaret Derrick

1988  Elizabeth Johnson

1989  Sarah Eggleston

1990  Melanie Berry Fraser

1991  Diana Lobozzo

1992  Susan Perry

1993  Kitty Brown

1994  Diane Kennedy

1995  Valerie Sweatt

1996  Alison Maguire

1997  Margo Walter

1998  Karin Nelson

1999  Tracey McVeigh

2000  Linda Sterling

2001  Paula Tuffin

2002  Dede Horowicz

2003  Lisa Indovino

2004  Amy Ellis-Simon

2005  Emily Grand

2006  Kelly McDonald

2007  Kristen Terrio

2008  Patricia Devine Harms

2009  Karen Carter

2010  Jessica Lane

2011  Lauren Karanikolas

2012  Karen Turner

2013  Patricia Devine-Harms

2014  Tara Baquero

2015  Elisa Charters

JLMN Sustainer of the Year

1983  Aubin Ames

1984  Cherry Provost

1985  Corinne Driver

1986  Cynthia Treene

1987  Audrey McBratney & Frances Fitzpatrick

1988  Marjorie Draper

1989  Adrian Shelby

1990  Ann Johnson & Becky Jones

1991  Jan Hart & Penny Witt

1992  Linda Grant

1993  Elizabeth Cannell

1994  Barbara Gille

1995  Lissa Barrett

1996  Shirley Bacot & Margaret Campbell Harris

1997  Donna Wright & Marilyn Hatzenbuhler

1998  Lynn Dodd

1999  Karen Lindholm & Sandy Carter

2000  Ruth Perretti & Richmond Rabinowitz

2001  Emer Featherstone

2002  Joyce Michaelson

2003  Marisabel Raymond

2004  Janice Benton

2005  Penny Boorman

2006  Brenda Bingham & Marci Van Horn

2007  Shelley Phillips

2008  Carol Ewertsen & Jenny Ogden

2009  Kate Khachaturian

2010  Fran Wong

2011  Claudia Placentra

2012  Susan Fine

2013  Catherine Garrity

2014  Linda Sterling

2015  Holly Reddington

2016  Dorothy Perretti

2017  Jodi Zielinski

2018  Sarah Otazo

2019  Shelley Phillips

2020  Alexis Finkle

Maura Doane Jacobs, President’s Award

1983  Linda Grant

1984  Cherry Provost

1985  Louise Bethell & Carol Michels

1986  Cynthia Treene

1987  Charlotte Judd & Donna Wright & Frances Fitzpatrick

1992  Fran Wong

1996  Mary Johnson & Margaret Campbell-Harris

1997  Beth Milke & Diane Stathis

1998  Gail Kingsley

1999  Elizabeth Bozik & Beverly Dempsey

2000  Beverly Deak

2001  Andrea McDonagh

2002  Catherine Konefal

2003  Paula Tuffin

2004  Kelly McDonald

2005  Kristen Terrio

2006  Marisabel Raymond & Marci Van Horn

2007  Sarah Otazo

2008  Michelle Ruggiero & Lilly Williams

2009  Sonya Moroney

2010  Maggie O'Connor

2011  Jessica Lane

2012  Patricia Devine Harms

2013  Jenny Donohue

2014  Ashley Emala

2015  Bonnie Carter

2016  Ashley Emala

2017  Stephanie Hutton

2018  Jessica Lane

2019  Jessica Forlenza & Megan Rooney

2020  Ashley Emala

Advisor of the Year

1996  Ellen Smith

2000  Joan Barrett

2001  Beverly Deak

2003  Marci Van Horn

2004  Cathy Memory

2005  Betsy Rosenberg

2006  Patty von Schaumburg

2007  Kathryn Kent

2008  Nicole Quinn

2009  Alli Hegarty

2010  Jennfer Cifelli

2011  Sarah Otazo

2012  Stephanie Bayer

2013  Betsy Beyer

2014  Katherine Breaux

2015  Stephanie Bayer

New Member of the Year

2007  Jodi Zielinski

2008  Sara Robertson

2009  Joan Pierre

2010  Jessica Kroll

2011  Jennifer Larsen

2012  Bryn Whittle

2013  Heather LeClair

2014  Carly Auerbacher

2015  Lisa Accunzo-Cheplic

2016  Christ Jean-Palling

2017  Nykia Wharton

2018  Leyla Marrouk

2019  Kelli Campa

2020  Britney Glass

Leader of the Year

2016  Heather LeClair

2017  Ashley Emala

2018  Mallory Visser

2019  Lisa Accunzo-Cheplic

2020  Carly Auerbacher

Rising Star

2016  Carly Auerbacher

2017  Nicole Masso

2018  Asha Gormandy Lee

2019  Caitlin McIntyre

2020  Kelli Campa

Spirit of the League

2016  Cara Chang

2017  Anne Baldwin

2018  Conrhonda Baker

2019  Heather LeClair

2020  Kate Robertello

Innovation

2016  Christina Curtis-Cattell

2017  Stephanie Hutton

2018  Elizabeth Gabrielson

2019  Zahra Massicotte

2020  Lauren Banyar Reich