Members of the University of Lynchburg community were honored Thursday, April 19, at the 28th Annual Leadership Awards. The event honors students, faculty, and staff for their leadership on campus and in the surrounding community. The following individuals were recognized:
Outstanding Organization Advisor: Angelo Colon ’16 MBA, Staff Liaison for an Inclusive Community (SLIC) and director of First-Year Programs
Green Champion Award: Michael Dunmyer ’18
Leadership Group: Student Judicial Board
Graduate Assistant Leadership Award: Jasmine Smith ’18
University of Lynchburg Service Award Organization: Sigma Nu Fraternity
University of Lynchburg Service Award Individual: Carter Elliott ’19
LC Leadership Individual: Jerica Simmons ’18
Unsung Hero Awards: Courtney Kelsey, area coordinator for Residence Life; Cheree Johnson, payroll coordinator; Abby Pyzik Smith ’04, head women’s basketball coach; and Chisato Tada, international and study abroad advisor.
Dr. Kenneth Garren Freshman Leadership Award: Davion Washington ’21
Outstanding Senior Awards: Sara Severens, Casey Altamuro, Natalie LeDonne, Fabian Miramontes, Jerica Simmons, and Assiatu Swaray.
Ambassador Award: Darian Geddis ’20
Robert C. Macauley Caring Award: Jennifer Light ’18
Ed Williams Peace and Social Justice Award: Jennifer Light ’18
“Spirit of Ubuntu” Award: Jeffrey Snow ’19
Alpha Sigma Pi Award Honoring Joy Flowers: Assiatu Swaray ’18
Student Employee of the Year Award: Sarah Brumback ’18
Junior Class Rings: Lauren Farrell, Cayla Crouch, Leray Wingo, and Evan Gough.
Greek Man Award: Brandon Tural ’20
Greek Woman Award: Maggie Payne ’18
Outstanding International Student Leader: Preye Amaruntowa ’18
Zelda Award: Jerica Simmons ’18 and Fabian Miramontes ’18
For photos from the event, visit here.