2015 Volunteer Awards

Newly Certified Volunteers
(Trainees who completed 40 volunteer hours)

Lianna Bowman
Rebecca Carmien
Jamie Gothard
Michelle Lewis
Patti Mortenson
Yvonne Nault
Christine Noga
Tom Patton
Erin Pieske
Madison Ramsey
Mo Stych
Jade Tallman
Judy VanDeWeghe
Kathie Wiley

Advanced Master Gardener Volunteers
(EMGs who completed 50 volunteer hours AND 25 continuing education hours within five years of initial certification)

Betsy Fisher
Kathleen Lewis
Whitney Miller
Misty Sheehan
Linda Walter
Marvin Walter

Lifetime Service Awards
250 Hours

Karl Marsh
Peggi Tucker

500 Hours

Trina Ball
Marina Deering
Martha Dively
Kathleen Johnson
Julie Krist
Martha McPheters-Ealy

1,000 Hours

Ann Nichols

1,500 Hours

Lillian Mahaney

Top 10 Volunteer Hours

701 Hours  Susan Newman
266.25 Hours  Kathleen Johnson
181 Hours  Whitney Miller
176 Hours  Martha McPheters-Ealy
149.2 Hours  Cheryl Gross
137.5 Hours  Kelly Dillan
103.5 Hours  Marvin Walter
99 Hours  Ruth Steele-Walker
97 Hours  Marina Deering
74.5 Hours  Erin Pieske

2015 Extension Master Gardeners of the Year

Benzie County: Sue Warren

Leelanau County: Rick George

Grand Traverse County: Judy Reich


Special Recognition to: Whitney Miller

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