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  • Salute to Excellence

  • Each year, state 4-H programs nominate two outstanding individual volunteers through the 4-H Salute to Excellence Awards.* The Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer Award is given to an individual who has spent 10 or more years as a 4-H volunteer while the Volunteer of the Year Award is given to an individual who has volunteered for 4-H less than 10 years.

    2014 4-H Salute to Excellence Awardees

    National Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer

    Micki Earp
    Micki Earp

    Taylorsville, NC

    Southern Region

    National 4-H Council joins North Carolina 4-H in recognizing Micki Earp of Taylorsville, NC, as the 2014 National Salute to Excellence 4-H Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer for her exceptional commitment and contributions to 4-H and the community. Micki was also named the 2014 Southern Region Salute to Excellence 4-H Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer.

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    2014 Regional Outstanding Lifetime Volunteers

    • North East Region

      Nancy Hottle

      Nancy Hottle
      Coopersburg, PA

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    • North Central Region

      Keith Waddelow

      Keith Waddelow
      Greentown, IN

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    • Western Region

      Donna Hanson

      Donna Hanson
      Lusk, WY

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    National Volunteer of the Year

    Donna Dollins
    Donna Dollins

    Stillwater, OK

    Southern Region

    Oklahoma 4-H is proud to recognize Donna Dollins of Stillwater, OK, for her commitment to 4-H and the community. Donna is named as the 2014 Southern Region Salute to Excellence 4-H Volunteer of the Year.

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    2014 Regional Volunteers of the Year

    • North East Region

      Clyde Mellin

      Clyde Mellin
      Seaford, DE

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    • North Central Region

      Angela Baumer

      Angela Baumer
      Celina, OH

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    • Western Region

      John Whiteside

      John Whiteside
      Tucson, AZ

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    *Nominations for the 2014 Salute to Excellence program were received from 28 states and US territories. Recipients of the 4-H Salute to Excellence Volunteer Recognition Awards are chosen from nominees submitted by state 4-H offices.