2018 Aging in Texas Conference Awards – Invitation for Nominations
We are pleased to announce the opening of the nomination process for the 2018 Aging in Texas Conference Awards. Awards will be presented on July 13, 2018, at the 2018 Aging in Texas Conference. Nominations are due by June 15, 2018, and may only be submitted via email. Please note that late submissions will not be accepted.
See below for award categories and nominee expectations:
Leadership in Aging
This award honors an individual for outstanding leadership in the field of aging within the State of Texas. Candidates must be widely recognized as leaders by their peers and demonstrate a commitment to the state’s aging community.
This award honors a professional in the field of aging who develops and implements creative and innovative ways to improve the delivery of Texas’ aging services. The award seeks to recognize a professional who offers innovative ideas and creates conditions for success to improve service delivery.
Innovative Programs Building Partnerships
This award honors an individual or organization for the development, and implementation, of a program within the State of Texas, that is innovative and beneficial to the aging community. In addition, the award seeks to promote creative and valuable new programs throughout the field of aging, which prove to be the results of successful partnerships.
2017 Aging in Texas Conference Awards Winners
Leadership in Aging – Gary Jessee
Outstanding Aging Professional – Michelle Dionne-Vahalik, MSN, RN
Innovative Program – Senior Ambassadors Coalition (Amarillo)