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    NSGC Leadership Awards

    NSGC members are encouraged to submit nominations for the annual NSGC Leadership Awards Program. The NSGC Awards Workgroup presents no fewer than 6 awards annually to recognize the outstanding contributions and achievements of our members. Leadership Awards will be presented during a plenary session at the NSGC Annual Education Conference (AEC). 

    The 2014 Call for Leadership Awards Nominations is now closed. The winners of the 2014 awards will be announced to the membership via e-blast in advance of the 33rd Annual Education Conference, and the awards will be presented as follows:

    Natalie Weissberger Paul National Achievement Award Ceremony
    Wednesday, September 17, 2014
    5:45 pm - 6:05 pm
    Great Hall AB 

    NSGC Leadership Awards
    Thursday, September 18, 2014
    4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
    Great Hall AB 

    The NSGC Leadership Awards Program consists of six award categories:

    • Natalie Weissberger Paul National Achievement Award
    • Cultural Competency
    • International Leader
    • New Leader 
    • Strategic Leader 
    • Outstanding Volunteer

    View Detailed Criteria and Descriptions for Each Award

    2013 NSGC Leadership Award Recipients:

    The 2013 Call for Leadership Awards Nominations closed on July 29, 2013. All nomination submission forms were reviewed by the NSGC Awards Committee. Award winners were announced at the 2013 AEC in Anaheim, California. Please join us in congratulating this year's leadership award recipients:

    • Natalie Weissberger Paul National Achievement AwardRobert G. Resta, MS, CGC
    • New Leader AwardSharanya Kumaravel, MS, LCGC
    • Strategic Leader AwardElizabeth Kearney, MS, CGC, MBA
    • Outstanding Volunteer AwardMary E. Freivogel, MS, CGC
    • Cultural Competency AwardNancy Steinberg Warren, MS, CGC
    • International Leader AwardJehannine C. Austin PhD CGC/CCGC

    View All Current and Past NSGC Leadership Award Recipients


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