Leadership in Youth Education Award


Leadership in Youth Education Award

This org-wide award recognizes above-and-beyond contributions to The Mountaineers youth programs.

Established in 2015, the Martinique Grigg Leadership in Youth Education Award recognizes a volunteer who has contributed to our youth programs in a way that supports our efforts to ensure that youth have access to the outdoor experience and the many opportunities it provides.

The recipient of this annual organization-wide award is determined by our Board President, Board Vice President, and CEO.  If you would like to submit a nomination, please email Michelle Song


  • 2023 - CeCe Venzon
  • 2022 - Matt Davey
  • 2021 - Debbee Maraglio-Lynn
  • 2020 - Joni & Matt Swenson
  • 2019 - Lisa Newcomb
  • 2018 - Kevin DeFields
  • 2017 - Gala Lindvall
  • 2016 - Dixie Havlak
  • 2015 - Leah Schulz (Inaugural Year)