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

2018 SUN Board of Directors

  • Debra Allen, President
  • Edward Selich, Vice President
  • Hugh Logan, Secretary
  • Marie Marston, Treasurer

Jeff Boyles, Janis Dinwiddie, Diane Dixon, Tom Fischbacher, Robyn Grant, Kathy Harrison, Rush Hill, Richard Luehrs, Joe Stapleton, Kay Walker, Rhonda Watkins

Honorary Directors

Jan Debay, Paula Godfrey, Dave Goff, Marilee Jackson, Caroline Logan, Carol McDermott, Mary Petropoulos, Dayna Pettit, Val Skoro, Don Willet, Darryl R. Wold, Pat Zartler

Sustaining Members

Janis Dinnwiddie, 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, Edward Selich, Catherine Kennedy, Patricia Moore, Mary Petropoulos, Tod Ridgeway, Kathy Leek,
Diane B. Dixon, Carol McDermott, Jim Roberts, Michael Toerge, David Goff, Marilee Jackson, Michael and Kim Henn, Jeff Brouwer, Paula Godfrey, Philip F. Bettencourt, Buck Johns