The Shining Star Award nomination can be submitted at any time during the year and has no deadline.
Shining Star Award
The Shining Star Award is given to members who, on an on-going or a one-time basis, exhibit the qualities and characteristics that contribute to a successful Association. Examples of actions that warrant Shining Star recognition include, but are not limited to:
- being reliable and dependable, no matter what is asked
- acts of kindness and empathy
- exhibits of professionalism
- leadership in committee work
- leadership in association activities
- mentoring others
Members may recognize other members’ acts of outstanding reliability, professionalism, responsiveness, empathy, or other valued acts of character, at any time during the year. A list of names will be presented in each newsletter, on the listserv, and on the association web site. All shining stars will receive a certificate. The top recipient will receive special recognition at the annual spring meeting.