US Jaycees National Convention Wrap-up

The US Jaycees National Meeting was recently held in Nashville, Tennessee. Ask any of the many Michigan Jaycees in attendance to hear about the excitement that our state brought to the event.

Congratulations to 2014 US Jaycees President Fay Poissant on an amazing year. Thank you for helping us all Dream Big.

Thank you to Krista Tocco (2014 ONTO Chair) for the fantastic ONTO Suite. Her hard work throughout the last year gave us an ONTO experience that was the envy of all the other states.

Congratulations to the Michigan Jaycee 2014 National Award Winners:

  • Erin McKenzie (2014 D4 Director), 15 Member Recruiter
  • Anna Versalle (2014 Kalamazoo Jaycees Management VP), Heidi Juttner Memorial Award (Ten Most Outstanding Local Vice Presidents)
  • Kymi Toliver (2014 Kalamazoo Jaycees ID/Membership VP), Heidi Juttner Memorial Award (Ten Most Outstanding Local Vice Presidents)
  • Tanya Quackenbush (2014 D5 Director), R. Bradley Trafton Memorial Award (Ten Most Outstanding State Officers)
  • Lansing Jaycees, Behind the Scenes with the MSP Criminal for an Evening (Top 4 Best Local Community Empowerment Program)
  • Redford Jaycees, Clarence H. Howard Memorial Award (Ten Most Outstanding Local Chapters with Best Programming)
  • Grand Rapids Jaycees, Clarence H. Howard Memorial Award (Ten Most Outstanding Local Chapters with the Best Programming)
  • Melissa Greko (2014 Grand Rapids Jaycees President), Presidential Medallion
  • Jocelyn Moellering (2014 Rochester Area Jaycees President), Presidential Medallion
  • Jennifer Kurland (2014 Redford Jaycees President), Presidential Medallion
  • Jay Johnson (2014 Michigan Jaycees President), Presidential Medallion
  • Michelle McAllister (2014 US Jaycees Presidential Assistant), Presidential Medallion

In more exciting news...The Michigan Jaycees are honored to have been selected to host the September 2016 JCI Annual Meeting and TOYA Ceremony in Detroit! Congratulations to the Bid Committee for a job well done.

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