Each year, HOBY International recognizes top affiliate sites and volunteers through volunteer achievement awards. Our volunteers have selflessly contributed their time, efforts, talents, and enthusiasm over the last 40 years and have made the Virginia site one of the best in the nation. Below is a listing of all HOBY Virginia award winners who have been honored since 1997.

2017
Superior Corporate Board Award – Matt Gilkeson
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Marilyn Dyess
Outstanding Alumni Advisor Award – Marilyn Dyess
Director of Recruitment Award
Certificate for Ten Consecutive Years at or Above Recruitment Goal
Certificate for Partnership with Phi Sigma Pi

2016
Superior Corporate Board Award – Matt Gilkeson
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Sophia Chumpitaz
Superior Alumni Advisor Award – Marilyn Dyess
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton, Francesca Ferrara
Certificate for Ten Consecutive Years at or Above Recruitment Goal

2015
Superior Corporate Board Award – HOBY Virginia Corporate Board of Directors
Outstanding Leadership Seminar – Sophia Chumpitaz, Matt Gilkeson
Director of Recruitment Award – HOBY Virginia Volunteers

Volunteer of the Year – Caryll Lawrence

2014
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Kate Goodman
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Matt Gilkeson
CLeW Award Certificate – Lauren Brice
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

Volunteer of the Year – Ann Shelton

2013
Outstanding Corporate Board – Kate Goodman
Outstanding Leadership Seminar – Matt Gilkeson
CLeW Award Certificate – Adie Kolaskar
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton
Virginia HOBY’s 35th Year

2012
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Kate Goodman
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Matt Gilkeson
CLeW Award Certificate – HOBY Virginia Volunteers
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton
Award for Providing Volunteer Support for NC-E

2011
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Caryll Lawrence
Superior Leadership Seminar Award – Virginia HOBY Volunteers
CLeW Award Certificate – Caryll Lawrence
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

2010
Superior Corporate Board Award – Caryll Lawrence
Outstanding Leadership Seminar – Stephen Lewia
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

2009
Superior Corporate Board Award – Caryll Lawrence
Outstanding Leadership Seminar – Stephen Lewia
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

2008
Superior Corporate Board Award – Caryll Lawrence
Superior Leadership Seminar Award – VA HOBY Volunteers
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton
Virginia HOBY’s 30th Year

2007
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Caryll Lawrence
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Ann Shelton
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

2006
Outstanding Leadership Seminar – Caryll Lawrence
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Ann Shelton
Director of Recruitment Award – Ann Shelton

2005
Superior Leadership Seminar – Paul Vestal
Outstanding Corporate Board – Ann Shelton

2004
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Paul Vestal
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Ann Shelton

2003
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Jimmie Furlough
Outstanding Corporate Board Award – Jeannie Vestal

2001
Excellent Leadership Seminar Award – Jimmie Furlough

2000
Superior Leadership Seminar Award – Laura Hampton

1997
Outstanding Leadership Seminar Award – Susan Emerson
Top 10 Cooperating Organization Committee Involvement
Top 10 LSC Cooperating Organization Financial Support