Patti N. Choate Award Recipients
This award is in recognition of lifetime achievement in the fundraising profession. This honor is granted to the individual based on success and longevity in fundraising and service to USFR and the community. Nominations are reviewed and selected by former award recipients and past USFR presidents.
- 2016 - Sharon Goodrich
- 2014 - Rebecca Heal
- 2012 - Stephen R. Warner
- 2010 - Heidi Woodbury
- 2008 - Art Swindle
- 2006 - M. Scott Mietchen
Outstanding Development Award Recipients
This award is given to three development professionals who have exhibited exceptional skill and effectiveness in their roles as fundraising professionals. Individuals are judged on the scope of their job responsibilities and their recent major achievements and accomplishments during the 2 years previous to Fundraising Day. Nominations are reviewed and selected by the current Fund Raising Day Awards Committee.
Michelle C. Flynn
(These were discontinued in 2008 with the creation of the Outstanding Development Officer Awards)
Individual Development Program Award: David Eccles School of Business & The Madeline Choir School
Development Communication Publication: Health Sciences University of Utah
Development Communication Campaign: Utah Food Bank
Community Spirit Award: Pete Ashdown and J. Michael Mattsson