|Leadership Memphis is currently accepting nominations for the 11th Annual Community Leadership Awards, which will be presented at our annual luncheon,March 4, 2015 at the Hilton Ridgeway Hotel.
The awards annually recognize and honor individuals, nonprofits, corporations, and alumni who are empowering the community and making a positive impact throughout the Mid-South.
Nominations are open until October 15 for the following awards and their criteria:
Kate Gooch Leader of the Year Award
The Kate Gooch Leader of the Year Award is named after Leadership Memphis’ first executive director, Kate Gooch. This award recognizes and honors an individual that demonstrates commitment and outstanding efforts toward creating a diverse and inclusive community. Nominations for this category are open to any individual making a difference in the community.
Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award
The Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award recognizes and honors a graduate of the Leadership Memphis Executive, FastTrack and/or Grassroots Program that demonstrates commitment and outstanding contributions in leadership throughout their community.
Community Champion Award
The Community Champion Award recognizes and honors an organization for its consistent commitment in creating opportunities for the Memphis and Shelby County diverse communities to thrive and be successful.; a business, non-profit, or other non-individual may be nominated for this category.