2012 Cully Association Chairwoman receives the "Spirit of Portland Community Stewardship Award".
2006 Spirit of Portland Neighborhood Association Award Winner
Held largest one day association neighborhood clean up in the entire City of Portland, collecting over 50 tons of material, bulky waste and recyclables 2005, 2006, and 2007.
Attendance at CAN general meetings averages 60+ people monthly.
Negotiated with private developer and City for dedication of 3 acres on new park land as part of a rezoning approval.
Participates on committees related to Columbia Biogas Good Neighbor Agreement, Portland Airport, Transportation, Cully Blvd Green St, Parks, Whitaker Ponds Master Plan, Cully Park Master Plan, Hacienda Safety, SUN Schools, good neighbor agreements, and Cully Neighborhood Plan (1992).
Community outreach and neighborhood enhancement includes neighborhood fairs, tree plantings, litter patrol, book and harvest fairs, donations to various groups, bilingual flyers and having information available at 6 newsstand boxes.
"Cuisine in Cully" successfully brings together neighborhood businesses and restaurants with residents for a delicious evening.
Partnered with PSU and City Planning on Cully neighborhood 2006 survey.
Chair received "Chief's Forum Award" 2005 Certificate of Appreciation
1994 "Spirit of Portland Neighborhood Association Award Winner".