Leadership Awards

Do you know someone who has demonstrated best practices in leading a nature or environmental learning center? Have you been mentored by a fellow nature center administrator or know of a new leader who is doing an exceptional job? Recognize this person by nominating them for an ANCA Leadership Award!

The ANCA Nature Center Leadership Award is intended to recognize outstanding professionals in the field of nature center administration. Candidates should be employed (or formerly employed) in a top leadership role in a nature center. Current ANCA Board Members are not eligible for this award. 
Deadline for nominations is April 1st each year. 

The ANCA Outstanding New Leader Award is intended to recognize outstanding new leaders with less than five years of full-time work experience as the director, executive director, president or other administrator at the highest administrative level at an environmental learning center. Current ANCA Board Members are not eligible for this award.
Deadline for nominations is April 1st each year.

2018 ANCA Leadership Award Recipients:

The Association of Nature Center Administrators' board of directors is pleased to announce the recognition of two outstanding individuals in the field of nature and environmental education center administration.

2018 ANCA Nature Center Leadership Award:
Bo Glover, Executive Director at the Environmental Nature Center in Newport Beach, California

2018 ANCA Outstanding New Leader Award:
Chad Truxall, Executive Director at the Marine Discover Center in NewSmyrna Beach, Florida

 

For questions please contact the ANCA Office here. Past Recipients of the ANCA Leadership Awards can be found here.