Honoring Excellence Awards

Honoring Excellence is an award program designed to recognize LeadingAge Illinois members and their employees. The purpose of the program is to honor individuals and organizations that put quality first, deliver excellence and inspire others to do the same. We are accepting nominations for 2020 until November 15!


2020 Honoring Excellence Awards Guidelines and Nomination Forms


2019 Award Recipients:  

Heart and Hands Award

Sarah Jewett, AL Resident Services Director
Joy Russo, CNA, Oak Trace

Strive and Thrive Award

Akintunde Littlejohn (LJ), Director of IT, The Admiral at the Lake
Bunny Mirrilees, Church & Community Relations, Windsor Park

Rising Star Award

Marisa Raffaelli, Life Enrichment Manager, Friendship Village
Kim Manny, Sales Assistant, The Holmstad

Leadership in Action Award

Silvia Morici, COO, Norwood Life Society

Community Impact

IntergenSational Theatre Collaborative, Plymouth Place Senior Living


Read about the winners here!