2017 – Jennifer Walker

2017 – Jennifer Walker

The Board of Greater Naples Leadership is pleased to announce that Jennifer Walker, Class IX, received the 2017 Distinguished Leadership Award.  The award was presented at the Celebration Dinner on April 4, 2017. After a successful career in the demanding,...
2016 – R. Wayne Mullican

2016 – R. Wayne Mullican

In recognition of his outstanding volunteer commitment, passion and leadership in several local nonprofit organizations, R. Wayne Mullican (Class IX) received the 2016 Distinguished Leadership Award on April 8 at the 20th Anniversary Gala. Most prominent is the work...
2014 – Ann E. Berlam

2014 – Ann E. Berlam

Ann Berlam’s interest in the quality of GNL education is consistent with her lifelong commitment to addressing education issues.  Ann served in Washington DC as a legislative assistant to a NC congressman and as the first director of the Washington office for...
2013 – J. Richard Munro

2013 – J. Richard Munro

Dick Munro’s tireless service to the community and GNL is an inspiring model for all. He has an ever-ready willingness to say, “Yes; Count me in; I’ll help.” Dick (Class IX) does more than wade into volunteer activities; he dives. That is the...
2012 – Joanne S. Wyss

2012 – Joanne S. Wyss

GNL’s fifth (and first female) president, Joanne (Class III) has had extensive community involvement on a variety of nonprofit boards and is best recognized for her leadership as co-founder and current chair of First Book-Collier County. This nonprofit’s...