Committee and Section Leadership Awards

The Akron Bar Association recognizes those outstanding member volunteers who serve as the chairs of our committees and sections. The Bar recognizes the amount of time and talent these volunteer positions require, and is grateful to all who are engaged in making the association the best that it can be.

Committee Chair of the Year

2006-2007         Joann Sahl - Municipal Courts Committee

2007-2008         Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer - Law Week Committee

2008-2009         Kim Oliver - Diversity Committee

2009-2010         Barbara Venesy - Law Week Committee

2010-2011         Jennifer van Dulmen - Pro Bono Committee

2011-2012         Larry Scanlon - Common Pleas & Appellate Courts Committee

2012-2013         Judge Alison McCarty - Mock Trial Committee

2014-2015         Raeed Tayeh - Street Law Committee

2015-2016         Kevin McCue - Bar Applicants & Students Committee

2016-2017         Lee Walko - Finance Committee

2017-2018         Alfred Schrader - Co-Chair Commission on Judicial Candidates
                          Committee

2017-2018         Lisa Miller - Co-Chair Commission on Judicial Candidates
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2018-2019        

Section Chair of the Year

2009-2010         Craig Horbus - Ab Initio Section

2010-2011         Suzanne Csanyi - Probate Law Section

2011-2012         Jacquenette Corgan - Labor & Employment Law Section

2012-2013         Gary Fry - Probate Law Section

2014-2015         Bradley Dunn - Disability Law Section

2015-2016         Jeff Laybourne - Criminal Law Section

2016-2017         Elizabeth Yeargin - Business & Corporate Law Section

2017-2018         Richard Schroeter, Jr. - Bankruptcy & Consumer Law Section

2018-2019