In 2015 the award welcomed two more recipients... here is the presentation of those awards on October 22nd 2015 to Yakima Valley Community College President Dr. Linda Kaminski, and Radio Sales Consultant Ron King.
October 22nd, 2015 - Dr. Linda Kaminski and Ronald King
This year we honored two recipients, Dr. Linda Kaminski President of Yakima Valley Community College and Ronald R. King of Radio Yakima.
Dr. Linda Kaminski has been the President at the Yakima Valley Community College since 1995.
In the last 20 years YVCC has enrolled over one hundred and five thousand students, awarded more than twelve thousand degrees and over four thousand certificates.
has made nearly one hundred million dollars in capital improvements in the same time period.
has been involved with numerous statewide educational committees and boards.
Locally, she has volunteered and served with Yakima Rotary, For a Better Tomorrow Board; Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce Educational and Government Affairs Committees; South Central Washington Workforce Development Council Executive Board; KYVE Public Television Board; Yakima Symphony Orchestra Board; Yakima County Development Association Board and Foundation; Yakima Valley Community Foundation "One Voice"; Yakima County Health Council, and many more.