Professional Award Recipients

Congratulations to NAI's 2021 professional recipients!

NAI Fellow

Amy Lethbridge
Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA)

President's Award

John Miller
Missouri Department of Conservation (Retired)

Master Interpretive Manager

Kevin Damstra
East Bay Regional Park District

Clark Hancock
Trepterp Consulting

Master Frontline Interpreter

Jerrel Geisler
Harris County Precinct 4 Parks & Recreation

Daniel Williford
California State Parks

Outstanding New Interpreter

Sarah Kent
Great Parks of Hamilton County

Outstanding Senior/Retired Interpreter

Linda Yemoto
Asian American Storytellers in Unity (Retired)

Excellence in Interpretive Support

Brett Peto
Lake County Forest Preserve District

Meritorious Service Award

Therese Joyce
Cleveland Metroparks

Robin Joy Wellman
California State Parks (Retired)

Roger Riolo

Thank you to our NAI 2021 sponsors


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