Eight members of the Wyoming Jaycees recently attended the JCI USA 2020 Year End Awards Celebration in Billings, where several Wyoming members and chapters earned accolades for their 2020 achievements.
2021 State Treasurer and Chairperson of the Board Lacey Hammett, of Dayton, was awarded her JCI Senatorship, the highest honor one can receive in the JCI organization. Hammett was also awarded a National Presidential Medallion from 2020 National President Justin Wutzke. 2021 State Membership Director Emily Smith, of Riverton, was also awarded a National Presidential Medallion.
2021 State President Jenny Epperson, of Sheridan, was awarded a National Presidential Medallion, as well as receiving her 10th Degree Passport pin. Passport to Civic Leadership is a multi-year program that guides JCI members through a list of tasks meant to develop their leadership skills, culminating in the creation and implementation of a local impact project. 2021 Greater Wyoming Jaycees Chapter President Cathy Rosenthal, of Riverton, also received her 10th Degree Passport pin.
2021 State Executive VP Jeff Bugher, of Casper, was recognized for his work with JCI USA Leadership Fellows, a training program for up and coming leaders in the organization. 2021 Sheridan Jaycees Chapter President Christina White, of Sheridan, was awarded 2020 New Member of the Year.