Outstanding Impact in Education Award
Recipient: Libby Anschutz Brown
This award is given to a Colorado leader who has demonstrated a commitment to teachers and an ability to unite educators, philanthropists, business and political leaders to improve education for children in Colorado.
Mary Simon Award for Exceptional Teaching
Recipient: Diane Deering Gaston
This award is presented to a RAFT member who exemplifies outstanding teaching of academics and 21st century skills using innovative materials and hands-on learning.
John and Carrie Morgridge Volunteer Award
Recipient: Xcel Energy
This award goes to a RAFT group that volunteers repeatedly over time; achieves exceptional results; and leverages its relationships to support RAFT beyond the scope of its scheduled service.
- Outstanding Impact in Education Award: Zachary Neumeyer, Pat Hamill
- Mary Simon Award for Exceptional Teaching: Kathy Zook, Rob Esposito
- John and Carrie Morgridge Volunteer Award: RMCPMA, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck