Ambassador of the Year
The Ambassador of the Year Award is given for active participation in many aspects of the Chamber, including committee participation and leadership; event and community support; and overall “Ambassador” for the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce. Find out more about Kelly here.
2021 Awardee – Ryan Browning, Kansas Gas Service
Chamber Star Award
The Chamber Star Award was developed to recognize a Chamber volunteer that shines with extraordinary measures of service and commitment to the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce. This award was established in 2007. Find out more about Kent here.
2021 Awardee – Jean Nelson, Porter Funeral Homes & Crematory
Citizen of the Year
Annual nominations for this award are submitted from the Chamber membership and voted on by a representation of the past award winners. The individual need not be a Chamber member, but should be someone who has worked hard to make Shawnee a better place to live, work and grow. Find out more about Gregg here.
2020 Awardee – Gregg Amos, Amos Family Funeral Home
Read about our different Chamber Award honorees below!
Jean Nelson and Ryan Browning Given 2021 Chamber Awards
At its first-ever Jingle Mingle Holiday Party, the Shawnee Chamber announced Ryan Browning as its Ambassador of the Year and Jean Nelson as its Chamber Star awardees for the year of 2021. These awards honor those who exemplify the spirit of what makes the Chamber a wonderful organization to be a part of. You can…>>> Read More >>>
Gregg Amos named Shawnee Citizen of the Year at the Shawnee 75th Anniversary Chamber Celebration
Gregg Amos pictured with Kathy Peterson (L) of Heartland Seating and Mickey Sandifer (R), the previous Shawnee Citizen of the Year. Announced at the Shawnee Chamber 75th Anniversary Celebration held on October 1st, Gregg Amos has been recognized as the 2020 Shawnee Citizen of the Year! Learn more about the award below and see a…>>> Read More >>>
Kent Noland and Kelly Vaille Each Receive a 2020 Chamber Award
The Shawnee Chamber has announced its 2020 Chamber Star and 2020 Volunteer of the Year Award Recepients!>>> Read More >>>
Mickey Sandifer Recognized as the 2019 Shawnee Citizen of the Year
Announced at the 2020 Shawnee Chamber Annual Dinner, Mickey Sandifer has been named the 2019 Shawnee Citizen of the Year! Shawnee Citizen of the year The Shawnee Citizen of the Year Award is one of three notable awards presented by the Shawnee Chamber in honor of volunteers, advocates and active community members annually. Nominations for this award are…>>> Read More >>>
Shawnee Chamber Announces its 2019 Chamber Star and Ambassador of the Year Award Recipients
At its December Luncheon, the Shawnee Chamber announced its two annual Chamber specific awards, the Chamber Star and the Ambassador of the Year. Each winner was awarded an engraved plaque/award as a token of the Chamber’s gratitude. 2019 Chamber Star The Chamber Star Award was developed to recognize a member representative that shines with extraordinary measures…>>> Read More >>>