Citizen of the Year

Every year the High Springs Chamber of Commerce seeks to recognize an individual who has made a major contribution to the City of High Springs and/or its residents by giving of their time, expertise, money, or any combination thereof. This individual does not have to be a member of the Chamber of Commerce.

If you would like to nominate someone as the Citizen of the Year, please print out the application form (link below) and mail it to the High Springs Chamber of Commerce office [ PO Box 863 - High Springs, FL 32655.]

A nomination committee will be formed in December to review all applications, and the winner will be announced at the at the High Springs Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet in January.

For more information, please contact the Chamber of Commerce Visitors’ Center at (386) 454-3120.

Past Citizen of the Year Recipients

2017 Eyvonne Andrews

2016 Adam Mays

2015 Byron Williams
2014 Gloria James
2013 Gloria James
2012 Lucie Regensdorf
2011 Thomas Weller
2010 Dot Harvey
2009 Lys Burden
2008 Heather Clarich
2007 Constance Heuss
2006 Jeannette Peters
2005 Mike Kearney
2004 Kirk Eppenstein
2003 Jack Ernissee
2002 Wanda Kemp
2001 Jan Herrick-Leavitt
2000 Leonard Withey
1999 Ruth Harlan
1998 Pat Benhke
1997 Doug & Shirley Jackson
1996 Larry Benhke
1995 Marcue Hunt
1994 Tom & Beth Kenny
1993 Ralph Longmen
1992 Paul Marteny, Sr.
1991 Charlie & Kathy Pults
1990 Nan McDowell
1988 Leonard Withney
1986 Cybil Crawford

If you can fill in blanks or add to this list please contact one of the board members of the Chamber or call 386-454-3120.

To download the Nomination Form for Citizen of the Year - click here.

Contact us.

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    23517 NW 185th Road
    High Springs, FL 32643
    Call: (386) 454 3120
    Fax: (386) 454 5848
  • Mail us.
    PO Box 863
    High Springs, FL 32655
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