Outstanding, long-term contributions to the Town in an elected, appointed or volunteer role or a combination of these.
Nominations: To be received annually in March/April prior to the Annual Town Meeting. The Board of Selectmen and School Committee will announce at a meeting in March/April that nominations will be welcomed from any Andover resident. Nominations will also be solicited from Town committees, boards and volunteer groups.
Selection Committee: The Selection Committee will be comprised of the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen (or his/her designee), Chairman of the School Committee (or his/her designee) and the Town Moderator.
PRESENTATION OF THE AWARD:
The award will be presented at the Annual Town Meeting. It may not be given annually but should be awarded as truly exceptional individuals are identified. A bowl will be presented to the recipient and a plaque will be hung in the Town Offices with the inscription of the recipient’s name.
|Previous Virginia Cole Award Recipients|
|2018 - Donald Cooper|
|2017 - Rosalyn Wood|
|2016 - John Hess|
|2015 - Karen Herman|
|2014 - Albert Retelle|
|2013 - Tina Girdwood|
|2012 - Joanne Marden|
|2011 - Robert French|
|2010 - Alfred Koch & Edward Morrissey|
|2009 - Gerald Silverman|
|2008 - Donald Robb|
|2007 - Dr. Douglas & Ruth Dunbar|
|2006 - Dorothy Bresnahan|
|2005 - James Doherty, Peggy Keck, Nat Smith|
|2004 - Norma Gammon|
|2003 - Fred & Susan Stott|
|2002 - Robert & Margaret Pustell|
|2001 - Virginia Cole|