Turknett Leadership Group
Past Nominee Highlights

2013 Nominee Highlights

Each year we receive over 50 nominations. Many could be award recipients. This year we are honoring two outstanding nominees each month.

Non-Profit Category

Lisa Williams

Founder and Director
Living Waters for Girls

Lisa Williams, Founder and Director of Living Waters for Girls, is a survivor and hero to the women she has dedicated her life to helping. Commenting on Lisa’s dedication to her work, her nominator said, "Ms. Williams does not stop. She continues to focus on the survivors as well as stopping the human sex trafficking."
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Non-Profit Category

Neil Shorthouse

President and Co-Founder
Communities in Schools

Neil Shorthouse, President and Co-Founder of Communities in Schools, is role model and inspiration to the community and those around him. His nominator said, "Everyone also consistently refers to Neil's incredible ability to do what's right in the face of adversity and his indomitable spirit to succeed in the face of overwhelming odds."
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