2018 Award and Scholarship Recipients

We hope you enjoyed the holiday party and the presentation of the End of Year Awards. We would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to these 2018 award and scholarship recipients.

2018 Award Recipients

Photographer of the Year – Dana Heisler
Competitor of the Year Award – Jackie Kramer
First Time Competitor Award – Michelle Shafer
Marie Moran Education Award – Ken McBride
Marjorie Sharpe Service Award – Tammy Czigan
People’s Choice Award – Keith Bartholomew

We also presented two special awards.

Dan Harris, the outgoing President, was presented with an award to thank him for serving as President for the past three years. Keely Deuschle was also presented a special service award. Keely has served on the Board for the past 10 years in many different positions, including President.

We are truly grateful for the service that both Dan and Keely have given to the Guild.

2018 Scholarship Recipients

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:

Susi Vazquez was the recipient for the Active Membership Scholarship and Keely Deuschle was the recipient for the Service Scholarship. We also selected alternatives for each scholarship in the event that Susi or Keely cannot attend.

Congratulations to all of our 2018 Award and Scholarship recipients!

2010 End of Year Awards and Christmas Party

Our Holiday Party this year was so much fun! With a cozier location, fun Christmas trivia, door prizes, and the Photo Booth, it was an event that we will have to live up to next year!

We welcomed our new President, Damon Fecitt, and the new Board Members including Josh Tayloe, Devin Faulkner and Olis Garber, and said a huge thank you to our outgoing President, Pat Tankersley, who will still sit on the Board of Directors for the next year as a Past President.

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 2010 recipients of these awards!

Photographer of the Year: Keely Deuschle

Marjorie Sharp Award: Rick Bauer

Service Award: Pat Tankersley

Marie Moran Education Award: Kevin Floyd

First Time Competitor Award: Devin Faulker

People’s Choice Award: Trace Choulat

Abrisch Scholarship Recipient: Sarah Pascual

JPPG Member Receives FPP Awards

The Florida Professional Photographers (FPP) Convention is held in August of each year and is a time when the FPP presents their Degrees and Special Awards.

Awarded was the Outstanding Service Award which is presented to an individual in each of the affiliate guilds who go above and beyond in their service to their guild. This award was presented to Keely Deuschle for our JPPG affiliate!

Learn more about these degrees and awards from the Florida Professional Photographers.

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!!

PPSNF End of Year Awards

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 2008 recipients of these awards!

Photographer of the Year: Pat Tankersley

Marjorie Sharp Award: Scott Beahan

Service Award: Wanda Tankersley

Marie Moran Education Award: Keely Deuschle

First Time Competitor Award: Marie Moran

People’s Choice Award: Tatyana Bauer

Abrisch Scholarship: Heidi Ecklor