2016 Hall of Fame Ceremony
May 4th, 2016

National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045
5:30 pm – Reception
7:00 pm – Dinner
8:00 pm – Ceremony

2016 Inductees

Dennis Bolling

Dr. Jessica Gordon Nembhard

Dennis Johnson

These criteria are used to evaluate the individual’s record of achievement
  • Demonstrated statesmanship, innovation, personal commitment, leadership, and vision beyond the professional competence and requirements of the position for which he/she was employed to serve within the cooperative sector.  If the individual has served as a volunteer, she/he should have demonstrated the same leadership qualities to advance the cooperative form of enterprise.
  • Achieved identifiable and lasting changes to improve and promote cooperatives.
  • Inspired and persuaded others to act to advance the cooperative system.
  • Recognized for work relating to cooperatives at one or more of the following levels — local, regional, national or international.