Heritage Award

Leadership Southern Maryland recognizes an individual or group from our region that has mastered leadership with a track record of collaborative and inclusive leadership, service by supporting meaningful innovation in their community and region, and mentoring through the fostering of motivating professionals to elevate their potential. The Heritage Award is made annually, and on a rotating basis for Leadership, Service, and Mentoring.

Heritage Award for 2018 – Leadership

LSM in now accepting nominations for the 2018 Heritage Award.  This year’s award will recognize the recipient for distinguished leadership in their field.  Click here for more details and the nomination form.  Forms must be received by LSM by 5 pm., August 31, 2018 and can be emailed to jessica@leadershipsomd.org

Download the Heritage Award Form

Heritage Award for 2017 – Mentoring

Leadership Southern Maryland’s Heritage Award  for Mentoring was presented to John McAllister on May 5, 2017 at the Graduation L.S.M. event held at the College of Southern Maryland, Prince Frederick, Md. Watch the video about John McAllister’s contributions in Southern Maryland.

Past Recipients for the Heritage Award:

  • 2012 – Excellence in Leadership – Wilson H. Parran
  • 2013 – Excellence in Service – Evelyn S. Hungerford, Glen R. Ives, Harriet S. Yaffe
  • 2014 – Excellence in Mentoring  – Karen E. Holcomb
  • 2015 – Excellence in Leadership – Noel Cervino, Christine R. Wray, James J. Xinis
  • 2016 – Excellence in Service – Bernie Fowler, Jr.
  • 2017 – Excellence in Mentoring – John McAllister