High Summit Honor Society

Nominations

Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations for the 2015 High Summit Honor Society

In order to succeed and survive, the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club relies almost exclusively on the volunteer efforts of its members. The High Summit Honor Society (HSHS), established in 2002, acknowledges those members of the Chapter whose volunteer efforts over many years have consistently exceeded all expectations in the advancement and promotion of the Club. At this time, we are seeking nominations of those individuals who will be inducted into the HSHS “Class of 2015” at an upcoming Chapter meeting.

Any current member of the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club may nominate someone for HSHS membership. In order to be eligible for membership, the candidate must be a member (present or past) of the Chapter for a minimum of ten years. In accordance with the Chapter rules, election to the Class of 2015 will be made by a selection committee consisting of the current elected officers of the chapter, plus a maximum of four volunteers who have been Chapter members for at least five years and who are either a previous Chapter Chair, current or past member of the Chapter’s Executive Committee, or a member of the High Summit Honor Society.

This year, the selection committee consists of the following Chapter members:

Jack Schroeder
Nancy Donny
Annie Fogarty
Grace Fuller
Peter Collinge
Jackson Thomas
Shirley Thomas
Al Bushnell
Deni Charpentier
Donna Dinse

Bruce Tehan

Nominations forms may be obtained here or from any member of the selection committee, and must be submitted to any member of the selection committee by October 1, 2015.

Note: If you have previously submitted a nomination for someone who has not been selected please feel free to update and resubmit that nomination.

Nomination Procedure

Nomination Procedure  

  • Nomination Form is at the bottom of this page.
  • Nominations must be made by a current member of the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club.
  • Nomination form must be filled out completely and legibly (typing preferred). Use additional pages if necessary.
  • Individuals may nominate more than one candidate (use separate nomination forms for each individual).
  • Nominations should be kept confidential, as not all nominees will necessarily be selected.
  • Include as much pertinent information to support the nomination.
  • Attach one letter of support written by another member of GVC-ADK, which substantiates your information and/or adds to the resume of the nominee. The letter of support should include the author's name, address, and telephone number.
  • Return the completed nomination forms to any member of the High Summit Honor Society Selection Committee prior to the April meeting of the Executive Committee.


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Webmaster Genesee Valley Chapter,
Aug 9, 2015, 4:44 AM