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Seeking Outstanding Service Award Nominations
Joe Cote
The board will be selecting the Outstanding Service Award at our December meeting. If you would like to nomination someone, please forward the nomination to any board member.

Activities considered in making the award are (normally an award winner will have done several of these over multiple years)

* Board member
* Liaison between VBC and other bike groups (city, county, shops)
* Changed club in some particular way: insurance, website, new policies for the club, this award, ride leader awards program, Buddies List, jersey design
* Ride Leader
* Route Designer
* Wheel Truth mailing/delivery (in the past this job was big)
* Coordinator of special events in/outside club: fitness fairs, ride series (time trials, beginners), charity events (Xmas bike build), picnic, RACC
* Personality: welcoming, mentor to new people, leader
* Longevity, diversity, innovation or depth of club service

This is a "lifetime" award. Here is a list of past winners:
2008 Mike Viles
2009 Mike Lusby
2010 Anita and Tim Cannell
2011 Bob and Jan Verrinder
2012 Dennis Johnson
2013 Dennis and Nancy Funk
2014 Clay Kind
2015 Ayla Gokturk and Scott Martin
2016 Anne and Bill Moyers
2017 Nancy Cook and Mary McLaren
2018 Sally Butts and Vern Kimball
2019 James "Gus" Harmon
2020 no award
2021 Devin Bowen

Joe Cote

"Each thing I do I rush through so I can do something else" Stephen Dobyns
"Half of me wants a cold beer. And the other half does too" Lyrics by Thomas Rhett

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