Member Awards

JLKD recognizes our members for outstanding contributions in the community as well as in the League.

We are pleased to announce our 2017-2018 Annual Award Recipients:

Gabriela Pino Fundraising Award – Katie Reynolds

The Gabriela Pino Fundraising Award was established in 2005-2006 to recognize outstanding efforts in fundraising. The award was named for Gabriela Pino, one of the most dedicated and experienced fundraising leaders in the history of JLKD, and her tireless work in fundraising.

Sustainer of the Year Award – Traci Kantowski

The involvement and support of our sustaining members is crucial to the continued growth and success of our League. The Sustainer of the Year Award honors outstanding community or internal League work by a Sustainer.

JLKD Membership Award –Jessica Jecmen

This award honors an outstanding League member for her efforts in internal League work.

Janet Bornancin Award –Jaclyn McCaffery
Named after the founding President of JLKD, this award honors an outstanding League member for her efforts in service to our communities.

Katie Reynolds

Katie Reynolds

Gabriela Pino Fundraising Award

Katie Buchanan Reynolds received the Gabriela Pino Fundraising award. This award was established in 2005-2006 to recognize outstanding efforts in fundraising. The award was named for Gabriela Pino, one of the most dedicated and experienced fundraising leaders in the history of JLKD, and her tireless work in the area of fundraising. Katie went above and beyond this year serving on the Fundraising Committee

Jessica Jecmen

Jessica Jecmen

Membership Award

Jessica Jecmen received the JLKD Membership Award. This award honors an outstanding League member for her efforts in internal League work. We give this award to a member who has focused her time and energy on making the members of the League and their experience her priority. Jessica has been an asset to the League, serving this past year as our R.I.S.E. Chair and served on our Nominating Committee and Placement Committee.

Jaclyn McCaffery

Jaclyn McCaffery

Janet Bornancin Award

Jaclyn McCaffery received the Janet Bornancin Award. Named after the founding President of JLKD, this award honors an outstanding League member for her efforts in service to our communities. Jaclyn was a vital member of our Community Committee and spent numerous hours attending organizing and attending our community programs.

Traci Kantowski

Traci Kantowski

Sustainer of the Year

Traci Kantowski received the Sustainer of the year Award. The Sustainer of the Year Award honors outstanding community or internal League work by a Sustainer. Traci has been very active this past year as our Nominating Chair, spending many hours talking to our members about their leadership track and helping slate our 2018-2019 Board.