SUNSHINE AWARD

Sunshine Award - Speak Up Newport

Honoring those who give

The Speak Up Newport Sunshine Award is given to an individual who lives or works in the Newport Beach Community. The award is given in recognition for the recipient's long-term positive impact on the community for volunteer service over and above professional accomplishments.

Past Recipients

  • 2014 - Marian Bergeson
  • 2013 - The Hon. Evelyn Hart
  • 2012 - Bill Ficker
  • 2011 - The Hon. Jan Debay
  • 2009 - John and Donna Crean
  • 2008 - Bill Grundy
  • 2006 - Rae Cohen
  • 2006 - Alan Silcock
  • 2004 - Dan Marcheano
  • 2003 - Paul Salata
  • 2001 - The Hon. Jackie Heather
  • 2000 - The Hon. Phil Sansone
  • 1999 - Bill Hamilton
  • 1998 - Darryl Wold
  • 1997 - The Hon. Jean Watt
  • 1996 - Art Gronsky
  • 1995 - Dayna Pettit
  • 1994 - Mary Reuland and Debbie Gray
  • 1993 - Capt. Jim Jacobs, NBPD
  • 1993 - Tom Linburg
  • 1988 - James Roosevelt

2017 SUN Board of Directors

  • Richard Luehrs, President
  • Debra Allen, Vice President
  • Caroline Logan, Secretary
  • Marie Marston, Treasurer

Jeff Brouwer, Janis Dinwiddie, Diane Dixon, Paula Godfrey, Robyn Grant, Kathy Harrison, Evelyn Hart, Rush Hill, Jeff Boyles, Edward Selich, Joe Stapleton, Kay Walker, Rhonda Watkins

Honorary Directors

Jan Debay, Dave Goff, Marilee Jackson, Carol McDermott, Mary Petropoulos, Val Skoro, Darryl R. Wold, Pat Zartler

Sustaining Members

Janis Dinwide, Joe Stapleton, Richard Luehrs, David Sean, Jeff Boyles, Scott Cunningham, Sebastian Moshayedi, Clifton Jones, James Parker, Phillip Greer, Arlene Greer, Debra Allen, Robyn Grant,
Kathleen P. Harrison, Rush Hill, John & Lori Petry, Paul Blank, Don Krotee, Dennis Baker, Scott Barr