Service & Leadership Award Recipients
Southeast Region

Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia,
South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky

Regional Leadership and Service Awards are presented to individuals or organizations that have made a significant contribution to their local or regional storytelling community and/or have used storytelling to make a significant contribution to the larger community in which they live.

 

 

Cynthia Changaris

CynthiaChangaris

2015

Jessica McCune

Jessica McCune

2014

MyLinda Butterworth

MyLinda Butterworth

2013

Pat Nease

2012

John Gentile

John Gentile

2011

Kathryn Lewis

Kathryn Lewis

2010

Kim Rivers

Kim Rivers

2008

Carrie Sue Ayvar

Carrie Sue Ayvar

2007

J'Miah Nabawi

J'Miah Nabawi

2006

Karl Hallsten

2006

Don Leonard

Don Leonard

2005

Caren Neile

Caren Neile

2005

Rebecca Jernigan

Rebecca Jernigan

2004

Ben Ruiz

2004

SOS

 

Southern Order of Storytellers

2003

Hattie Gentry

Hattie Gentry

2002

Diane Williams

Diane Williams

2002

Louise Omoto Kessel

Louise Omoto Kessel

2001

Pete Houston

2001

Bev Twillmann

Bev Twillman

2000

Phyllis NeSmith

2000

Tampa-
Hillsborough
County
Storytellers Festival

1999

LaGrange College/

LaGrange Memorial Library/Troupe
School System

1999

John Langley

1998

Hill Lorists

1998

Minnie Stringer

1997

Flora Joy

Flora Joy

1997

Storyweavers

Storyweavers

1996

Annette Bruce

1996