The Leadership Charlotte Legacy Awards honor those who create lasting change and measurable difference in our community.
Congratulations to the 2017 Legacy Award Recipients!
Lifetime Achievement Award – Ron Kimble
Unsung Hero Award – Susan Harden
Newcomer of the Year Award – Joe O’Connor
Schley R. Lyons Circle of Excellence Award – Toussaint Romain
Community Service Award – BB Dance Productions
Lifetime Achievement Award
This individual has demonstrated a commitment over time to serving the community in various capacities. He/She has made significant contributions, both personally and professionally, to the betterment of Charlotte and serves as a role model in volunteer community leadership.
Unsung Hero Award
This individual works quietly behind the scenes for the good of the community and demonstrates leadership through dedication and service to the Charlotte-area community. He/She contributes time and talent, though not publicly heralded.
Newcomer of the Year Award
This individual, who has lived in Charlotte less than five years, has actively sought opportunities to improve the quality of life in our community. He/She has made significant contributions, both personally and professionally, to the betterment of Charlotte.
Schley R. Lyons Circle of Excellence Award
This Leadership Charlotte graduate has demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities in keeping with the ideals of Leadership Charlotte.
Community Service Award
This organization has enriched and improved the quality of life in our community through creativity and innovation in community service.
For a list of previous Legacy Award recipients, click here.