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President's Distinguished Community Leadership Award

2017 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winners

Michele Hughes & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Michele Hughes

2017 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Salisbury Mayor Jake Day & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Maryland’s Coastal College Town

2017 Organization Award Read more...

 

About the Awards

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Nomination Forms

Individual Award Nominaton Form PDF 
Individual Award Nominaton Form Word

Organization Award Nomination Form PDF 
Organization Award Nomination Form Word

The 2018 deadline for nomination materials for both awards is 5 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2018.

The Salisbury University President's Distinguished Community Leadership Awards honor those who make extraordinary contributions to the community and people of the Lower Eastern Shore. Established by SU President Janet Dudley-Eshbach, the award has two categories: one for individuals and the other for organizations.

To nominate an individual or an organization for this award, please complete a nomination form outlining the nature and breadth of their contributions and provide two letters of support. Nomination forms may be sent to:

  • Nomination forms may be sent to:

    Gina Boobar, Executive Administrative Assistant to the President
    Salisbury University
    1101 Camden Avenue
    Salisbury MD, 21801
    or
    gmboobar@salisbury.edu

For more information call the Office of the President, 410-548-3316.

Recipients are honored during SU's spring commencement and their names are engraved on a plaque in the President's Office.

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Past Award Recipients

2016 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winners

Palmer Gillis and Tony Gilkerson with President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Palmer Gillis and Tony Gilkerson

2016 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Cheryl Meadows & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Salisbury Neighborhood Housing Services

2016 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2015 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Anthony Sarbanes & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Anthony Sarbanes

2015 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Coastal Hospice and Palliative Care & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Coastal Hospice and Palliative Care

2015 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2014 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Lee Whaley & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Lee Whaley

2014 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Donna Altvater & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Donna Altvater, Executive Director
Richard A. Henson Foundation

2014 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2013 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Marty Neat & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Marty Neat

2013 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Luis Luna & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Luis Luna, Chief Executive Officer
Lower Shore Enterprises, Inc. (LSE)

2013 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2012 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Deborah Abbott & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Deborah Abbott

2012 Individual Award Deborah Abbott Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Joan Mulvanny & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Joan Mulvanny, Executive Director
Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County

2012 Organization Award Read more...

Dr. George Whitehead & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Dr. George Whitehead

2012 Individual Award Dr. George Whitehead Read more...

Brad Bellacicco & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Brad Bellacicco, Executive Director
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce

2012 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2011 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Dr. Carolyn Stegman & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Dr. Carolyn Stegman

2011 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

Donald Hackett & President Janet Dudley-Eshbach

Donald Hackett
Dove Pointe Executive Director

2011 Organization Award Read more...

 

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2010 Distinguished Community Leadership Award Winners

Individual Award Winner

Peggy Naleppa

Peggy Naleppa

2010 Individual Award Read more...

Organization Award Winner

United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore

United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore

2010 Organization Award Read more...

 

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