JPPG 2016 Award Recipients

Our Annual Holiday party and Awards Banquet was a perfect end to a great year in the Guild. One of the highlights of the JPPG Holiday Party is the presentation of the JPPG End of Year Awards. We would like to extend congratulations to our Members who were recipients of these well-deserved awards.

Photographer of the Year – Melanie Miller
Competitor of the Year Award – Pat Hutton
First Time Competitor Award – Michael “Feather” Frame
Marie Moran Education Award – Keith Bartholomew
Marjorie Sharpe Service Award – Michael Joseph
People’s Choice Award – Leslie Ward

The following two Members are the recipients of the two Jim and Adrienne Abrisch Scholarships. Each will receive $300 toward their tuition for Florida Photography Workshops in June.

Michael Butler and Michael Joseph

Congratulations to all of our Award and Scholarship recipients!

2012 End of the Year Awards and Christmas Party

Our Holiday Party this year was so much fun!   Our President, Damon Fecitt, recapped this year’s highlights including an outstanding mini seminars series, getting nationally known guest speakers at our monthly meetings, our PPA accreditation and he introduced our 2013 Board of Directors.

One of the highlights of the evening was the presentation of the JPPG End of Year Awards. Each award has a different set of criteria which can be found on the End of Year Awards page. Congratulations to the 2012 recipients of these awards!

Photographer of the Year:   Olis Garber

Competitor of the Year Award:   Rick Bauer

Marjorie Sharpe Service Award:   Kevin Floyd

Marie Moran Education Award:   Kevin Floyd

First Time Competitor Award:   Eric Holloway

People’s Choice Award:   Trace Choulat

Abrisch Scholarship Recipients:   New Member Jacob Vorpahl  / Five Year Plus Member Susan Michal

2011 End of Year Awards and Christmas Party

Our Holiday Party this year was so much fun! With an urban downtown setting, excellent Italian appetizers & entrees, door prizes, and gift bags filled with homemade treats and hosted by Michael Joseph.

Our President, Damon Fecitt, recapped this year’s highlights including a membership size that doubled, an outstanding mini seminars series, getting nationally known guest speakers at our monthly meetings, our PPA accreditation and he introduced our 2012 Board of Directors.

One of the highlights of the evening was the presentation of the JPPG End of Year Awards. Each award has a different set of criteria which can be found on the End of Year Awards page. Congratulations to the 2011 recipients of these awards!

Photographer of the Year: Susan Michal

Competitor of the Year Award: Olis Garber

Marjorie Sharpe Service Award: Keely Deuschle

Marie Moran Education Award: Kevin Floyd

First Time Competitor Award: Trace Choulat

People’s Choice Award: Kevin Floyd

Abrisch Scholarship Recipients: Heather Lynn and Jeff Nelson

PPSNF 2009 End of Year Awards

We had another great Holiday Party again this year at the new location! The food was delicious, the entertainment was awesome, and being among friends is what the holiday season is all about. One of the highlights of the PPSNF Holiday Party is the presentation of the PPSNF End of Year Awards. Each award has a different set of criteria which can be found on the End of Year Awards page. Congratulations to the 2009 recipients of these awards!

Photographer of the Year: Tammie Sybelnik

Marjorie Sharp Award: Scott Beahan

Service Award: Keely Deuschle

Marie Moran Education Award: Kevin Floyd

First Time Competitor Award: Dana Heisler

People’s Choice Award: Kevin Floyd

Abrisch Scholarship: Devin Faulkner

Front Row (L-R): Kevin Floyd, Marie Moran, Dana Heisler; Back Row (L-R): Scott Beahan, Devin Faulkner, Tammie Sybelnik, Keely Deuschle

We are also very proud of all of our PPSNF members for bringing in so many toys for our Toys for Tots drive! Thank you!!