Paragon Award Recipients

Community Service Award

The Community Service Award is presented to a nonmember of the Junior League who has demonstrated the ideals of Junior League volunteer service, leadership and dedication to improving our community.

2015-2016 Karl Dean
2014-2015 Diane Hayes
2013-2014 Ellen Lehman
2012-2013 Frank Bumstead
2011-2012 Susan Huggins
2010-2011 Brian Diller
2009-2010 Hal Cato
2008-2009 Art Rebrovick
2007-2008 Robb Harvey
2006-2007 William Weaver
2005-2006 Chan Sheppard
2004-2005 May Dean Eberling
2003-2004 Harry Jacobson, M. D.
2002-2003 Brad Reed
2001-2002 Georgeanne Chapman
2000-2001 Sister Sandra Smithson
1999-2000 Howard Stringer
1998-1999 Alyne Massey
1997-1998 Judy Simmons
1996-1997 Ed Rogers
1995-1996 Toni and Charles Davis
1994-1995 Charlie Allen
1993-1994 Beth Ptomey
1992-1993 Karan Howard
1991-1992 Nelson Carter Andrews, Jr.
1990-1991 Joyce Harris
1989-1990 Dewey Branstetter

Sustainer Service Award

The Sustainer Service Award is presented to the Sustainer who best exemplifies how to lead a life of voluntarism and one who has translated her volunteer education and is committed to promoting voluntarism and to training into community commitment and involvement.

2015-2016 Theresa Carl
2014-2015 Linde Pflaum
2013-2014 Pat Wallace
2012-2013 Jerry Williams
2011-2012 Mary Lee Bartlett
2010-2011 Elizabeth Proctor
2009-2010 Suzanne Iler
2008-2009 Laura Allen
2007-2008 Beth Moore
2006-2007 Jean Hastings
2005-2006 Marti Rosenberg
2004-2005 Donna Cheek
2003-2004 Beth Alexander
2002-2003 Cathy Sullivan
2001-2002 Sallie Bailey
2000-2001 Margaret Ann Robinson
1999-2000 Ellen Harrison Martin
1998-1999 Fran Hardcastle
1997-1998 Sue Spickard
1996-1997 Gertrude Caldwell
1995-1996 Emmie McDonald
1994-1995 Peggy Warner
1993-1994 Judy Rodenhauser Crawford
1992-1993 Martha Hardcastle Warfield
1991-1992 Chippy Pirtle
1990-1991 Darlene Hoffman
1989-1990 Mary Elizabeth Cayce

Outstanding Service Award

The Outstanding Service Award is presented to the member who best exemplifies the purpose of the Junior League of Nashville, a woman who is committed to promoting voluntarism and to improving our community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers

2015-2016 Kristin Torrey
2014-2015 Ali Fricke
2013-2014 Kate Meriwether
2012-2013 Alana Schnitz
2011-2012 Natalie Ruggiero
2010-2011 Eleanor Wetzel
2009-2010 Kelly McMullen
2008-2009 Wendy Foster
2007-2008 Sally Holland
2006-2007 Valerie Van Eaton
2005-2006 Jillian Waters
2004-2005 Grace Paden
2003-2004 Lisanne Hitt
2002-2003 Mary Rigby
2001-2002 Trish Elston
2000-2001 Mary Lee Bartlett
1999-2000 Lisa Campbell
1998-1999 Kent Ballow
1997-1998 Sally Smallwood
1996-1997 Debi Tate
1995-1996 Alice Whitson
1994-1995 Judy Siman
1993-1994 Kay Robinson Francis
1992-1993 Leslie McGinn
1991-1992 Merrie Clark
1990-1991 Beth O’Shea
1989-1990 Nicki Cook

First Year Active Award

The First Year Active award is given to the first year active who has given her time and service above and beyond the call of duty.

2012-2013 Michelle Lacewell
2011-2012 Ceesun Andrews
2010-2011 Reaghan Roper
2009-2010 Megan Bell
2008-2009 Margo Hall
2007-2008 Jenny Barker
2006-2007 Jessika Poirier
2005-2006 Alicia Barker
2004-2005 Holly Winn
2003-2004 Susan Irby
2002-2003 Michele Toungette
2001-2002 Julia Cashion
2000-2001 Kelly McMullen
1999-2000 Alisa Donato
1998-1999 Christine Miller
1997-1998 Melanie Clardy
1996-1997 Leah Fitzpatrick
1995-1996 Legare Vest
1994-1995 Lisa Burrow
1993-1994 Lee Anne Wills Parham
1992-1993 Marta Manner
1991-1992 Lisa Barksdale
1990-1991 Anne Davis and Mary Spence
1989-1990 Susan Brown Kaestner