Special Recognition

MVP (Maximum Volunteer Presences)
Honoring the volunteer who has made the greatest commitment of time and energy during the year.

Margaret McKinnes - 2016
Valerie Smith - 2015
Deborah Newell, Tracy Olivaria, Jeff Torbett - 2014
Jim Newell - 2013
Roy Busby - 2012
William Watkins - 2011



Hall of Fame
Some people have gone so far beyond merely "special" as to deserve a category all their own. These are the members of our MRC GEM Hall of Fame.

Armin Ansari
Roy Busby
David Collins
Susan Collins
Lynda Flage
Corky Hoffman
John Hoffman
Ellen Jones
Dorothy Jubon
Judith Levinson
James Newell
Liza O'Neal
Robin Pangborn
Mark Reiswig
Gerard Roets
Connie Russell
Jeanette Samaritan
Jamie Smith
Anthony Varamo
Arnie Zwickel



Rookie of the Year
New members who have attended the greatest number of events since joining in the prior 12 months

Jarron Okine - 2016
Valerie Smith - 2015
Robin Pangborn - 2014
Amy Williams - 2013
Michelle McMahon and Sue Sitek - 2012
Susan Collins - 2011



Longevity Achievement Award

Honoring members who have stayed with us through thick and thin, lending their skills and support to our success.

Member since 2003

Roy Busby
Betty Dalton


Member since 2004

Maricel Haynes
Frances Stark
Tony Varamo


Member since 2005

Lynda Flage
Todd Rovie


Member since 2006

Armin Ansari
Judee Levinson
Sherwin Levinson


Member since 2007

Nicky Gary
Betty Goetz
Chris Harper
Sybil Ingram
Jim Marchand
Mark Reiswig


Member since 2008

Nancy Bailey
Joel Barrett
Scott Batterton
Jessica Cardona
Steve Clement
Carol Connell
Gaile Connolly
Vanessa Dameron
Melissa Dodson
Quinton Dothard
Kimberly Footman
Greg French
Julie Grabenkort
Kathleen Heidish
Malinda Johnson
Jamie Kearney
Karen Krumenaker
Martin Levinson
Joyce Lytton
Sandy Mathis
Mireya Montalvo
Phillips Moore
Sandra Moore
Lynda Palmer
Gerard Roets
James Rogers
William Stout
Gaynell Taylor
Christine Turner
Tanya Williams
Arnold Zwickel


Member since 2009

Benjamin Ankrah
Carmen Ashley
Sonia Benenati
Thomas Blevins
Deborah Brown
Charles Carroll
Hal Collier
Elizabeth Daniels
Diane Degaetano
Kimberly Deitrick
Lezly Dorman
Mary Dunning
Ken Edwards
Irene Fackrell
Patricia Finkenhoefer
Deundrea Ford
Shirley Ford
Holley Freeman
Tiffany Gagnon
Sneha Gilani
Crystal Gilbert
Maleeka Glover
Charles Goetz
Vernon Goins
Theresa Goodman
Tarah Hadley
Mona Hand
Theodore Hausauer
Angel Hilley
Constance Hoffman
Lesli Hunter
Donald Jackson
Dahlia Jeanty
Dorothy Jubon
Abdirashid Kanyare
Nargis Karimi
Amanda Kelley
Taslim Lakhani
Antonio London
Alice Martin
Orlando Montalvo
Michael Mosley
James Newell
Jeffrey Patrick
Patricia Pescitelli
Arun Raghavan
Susan Raia
Vince Raia
Michael Redmond
Jean Roets
Connie Russell
Jeanette Samaritan
Anita Sanchez
Stephanie Shields
Michele Simmons
Sharon Skellie
Terry Smith
Deborah Snyder
Jon Spencer
Carrie Stricklin
Shanna Sutton
Latonya Thomas
Anthony Varamo
LaTonya Walker
Laura Westcott
Russell Willard
Jennifer Winter
Micaela Young


Member since 2010

OmoRonke Adegbuji
Angel Alonso
Steven Bass
Bremandy Beal
David Bianchi
George Blount
Kathleen Blount
Alissa Boston
Alicia Broeg
Sandra Brooks
Jennifer Brown
Myron Bullock
Donald Cameron
Ebele Chinwe
Deborah Coker
Trent Cornelious
Randall Coutermarsh
Renee Coutermarsh
Leonard Coverdale
Lisa Culver
Denise Currie-Lowe
Betty Dalton
Tina DeJager
Jack Dominey
Barbara Durrett
Cathy Edwards
Reese Evans
Joseph Fonkeng
Beverly Freeman
Mef Galle
Diana Garcia
Thomas Garner
Brenda Graiser
Sam Graiser
Evelyn Hargett
Andrew Harper
Jack Harper
Debbie Hoecker
John Hoffman
Dru Horne
Somini John
Charlene Kerry
Rita Lance
Dietrua Lealand
Rebecca Lore
William Martin
Chloe Milligan
Nanette Morgan
Deborah Newell
Sandra Odom
Haajar Owen
Robbie Parker
John Payne
Tom Philpot
Vernita Pickens
Patricia Pleasant
Patrice Prevost
Ada Quinones
Anne Rhodes
Nancy Riggs
Shirley Roach
Ruth Rust
Suleima Salgado
Dale Salley
Tracy Shelton
Donald Shriver
Frances Stark
Carla Steinbecker
Johnny Tate
Marleen Vasquez
Carolyne Velkovich
Susan Wagner
Martin Wildes
Mary Jane Wildes
Shaun Wilhelmi
Lauren Williams
Lori Zboran
Lyna Zhang


Member since 2011

Karen Adams
Wilhemina Avery
Stacy Bair
Divya Bansal
James Barker
Shelby Biagi
Delilah Bidmus
Cynthia Block
Bridgette Butynski
David Collins
Susan Collins
Rosirma Corney
Kali Crosby
Audrey Eason
Bruce Farrow
Sarah Ford
Mei Lee Fung
Natalie George
Elaine Geschke
Gerald Gifford
Stephen Goux
Victoria Gray
George Hokett
Rashmikant Joshi
Rebecca Jubon
Paula Lawrence
Faith Ann Letendre
Nina Little
Hilda Maniscalco
Stacy McBride
Michele McMahon
Kenneth Mims
Elizabeth Myrick
James Nave
Charisse Nitura
Kristen Norris
Chirag Patel
Mark Popovici
Mabel Ramos-Ortiz
Jeremy Ray
Debra Reid
Zoe Saffen
Donald Seder
Scott Seguin
Musu Sesay
Gwendylon Smith
Tanika Spann
Richard Szeliga
margaret tim
Rosalind Usher
William Watkins