CAI's Community Association Volunteers Committee (CAVC) is proud to announce the recipients for the 2017 Outstanding Board Member Leadership Award. For the first time, we received more than 150 nominations! This year's volunteers were nominated by their community associations, colleagues, clients, and acquaintances as homeowners who go above and beyond to serve their communities. The 2017 committee recognizes six award winners and one overall winner. We thank the CAVC for their hard work in identifying the 2017 Board Stars winners and recognizing all of the reputable nominees who make a difference in communities worldwide.
Winner: John EverittCommunity Association: Worthington Glen Condominiums, Louisville, Ky.Positions Held: Treasurer and Secretary John Everitt made it his responsibility to fund an $800,000+ roof project and received a well-deserved settlement that ended up saving his association. He is described as an invaluable asset to his Board and stops at nothing to do great work for his community and the people who serve the Board.
Winner: Andrew StackCommunity Association: Columbia Association, Columbia, Md.Positions Held: Board Member, Chairman, Columbia Association Board of Directors
Winner: Betsy KoehlerCommunity Association: Harbor Gate Homeowners Association, San Pedro, Calif.Position Held: President
Winner: John GeyermanCommunity Association: Kings Mill Homeowners Association, Mansfield, TexasPositions Held: President, Secretary, Board Member
Winner: John SpillaneCommunity Association: Meadows Community Association, Inc., Sarasota, Fla.Positions Held: President, Treasurer, Board Member, Vice President
Winner: Peter DerrenbacherCommunity Association: Saw Creek Estates Community Association, Inc. , Bushkill, Pa.Positions Held: President and Finance Committee Chairperson
Below is the full list of the 2017 Board Star nominees! Please note, names are listed in alphabetical order by first name.