Nominations for the 2017
“Rosemarie Eppinger President’s Award” are now being accepted.
Deadline for submissions is Friday July 7, 2017.
copy of the nomination form can be found on the GVFHRA website.
annual award recognizes one chapter volunteer leader who has made outstanding
contributions to GVFHRA and the HR profession. Nominations can be made from the
general membership, and the selection process is made by the Past Presidents of
GVFHRA (officially known as “The Presidents’ Circle”).
This award has been given each September since 2003.
Originally named “The President’s Award”, the Chapter elected to rename the
award in 2012 in honor of Rosemarie Eppinger, a Past-President of the Chapter
who passed away in 2012.
The purpose of the Award is threefold. First,
the Award reinforces the importance of leadership at GVFHRA. Second, it honors
a person who embodies the spirit and ideals of the Human Resource profession.
Third, it builds relationships between GVFHRA, HR leaders and the business
All GVFHRA members in good standing are eligible candidates. This includes but is not limited to Human
Resource Management professionals, vendors and consultants. GVFHRA members,
including board and committee members, are asked to nominate candidates for
this prestigious award.
ü Embodies the ideals and spirit of GVFHRA
ü Demonstrates Honor, Integrity, Professionalism, Spirit of
teamwork, Cooperation, Involvement, and Innovation
leadership qualities on a regular basis
time and energy toward the success of GVFHRA over a period of time
positive contributions and drives outstanding results
and motivates chapter members and others around them
in developing people and organizations
shared vision and establishes direction for GVFHRA and/or a project or
ü Demonstrates spirit of involvement and generates esprit de
Highly respected and admired by GVFHRA members … seen as a
PRESIDENT'S AWARD WINNERS
Chris Kenny, SPHR, SHRM-SCP– 2016
Nina Nicoloso, SPHR, SHRM-SCP - 2015
Clare Novak - 2014
Susan Fletcher - 2013
Ross Reinhold- 2012
Nicole R. Sakowitz, SPHR, SHRM-SCP-2011
Frank Powell, SPHR - 2010
Edwina White - 2009
Lew Charnock, SPHR -2008
Bruce Zanar - 2006
Shannon Maroney-Garrett - 2005
Janet Ordini, PHR- 2004
Stanley Schmuckler - 2003