Early Career Excellence Award

This award was established in 2013. The purpose of this award is to recognize early career local government professionals working in Kansas who demonstrate excellence in the profession and strong promise to positively impact the profession. The award is intended for early career professionals ranging from intern stage through the first five years of one’s career. The award recipient must be an active KACM member.

Award Recipients
YearNameLocal Government
2021Amy LangeCity of Concordia
2021Lucas NeeceCity of Lindsborg
2020Danielle BuschkoetterCity of Lawrence
2019Ernestor De La RosaCity of Dodge City
2018Austin St JohnCity of Marysville
2018Ethan ReimerCity of Halstead
2017Michael OrtCity of Jetmore
2016Lou LeoneCity of Kiowa
2015Emily GrafCity of Kingman
2014Taggart WallCity of Sterling
2014Grayson PathCity of Jetmore
2013Nathan LawCity of Kiowa
2013Jamie ShockleyCity of Olathe

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