The Distinguished Service Award is to recognize outstanding service and dedication to NAADA, Inc. on behalf of Rick Daluge, Mauri Williamson, Chuck Lindley, Paul Appel and Bob LaPrad, the founders of the organization.
Any person who is employed by or is retired from a NAADA member institution and has actively participated in the NAADA organization by taking a leadership role such as, but not limited to, service on the Board of Directors, chair of a committee or host of the annual conference. The recipient is encouraged to be present at the national conference to receive the award. This award may also be presented posthumously.
The NAADA Awards Committee shall solicit and receive nominations for this award. The committee may select one recipient annually. The recipient will be recognized at the annual awards banquet held during the national conference, June 17-20, at the Penn State University in University Park, PA.
Application must be submitted by March 21, 2014. Contact Catherine Maxwell with questions or comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A nominee should:
- Be or have been actively involved with NAADA and held a prominent leadership role of some kind.
- Be a spokesperson for NAADA at his/her institution and in the industry.
- Have given his/her time to further the mission/goals of NAADA above and beyond the call of duty.
Two letters of endorsement from fellow NAADA participants are required.
Letters should describe the nominee’s participation in NAADA and why the
nominator feels the nominee is deserving of the award. Please itemize
accomplishments and awards. Endorsement letters must be PDF or Word