Dayton Chamber honors community members who make a difference
The Dayton Chamber of Commerce honored community members Friday night during the second annual Dayton Community Awards. The honorees were recognized at a receptions at the Dayton Valley Golf Course. The event was cosponsored by the Nevada Appeal.
Customer Service in Food and Beverage: Ray Brown from 1st & 10.
Customer Service: Melanie Nelson from Greater Nevada Credit Union.
Volunteer of the Year: Sharon Atkinson
Volunteer of the Year: Sharon Vonnegut
Service Organization of the Year: The Sorpotimist of the Comstock
Business Start Up Award: Tommy Nguyn from Chopstix Restaurant
Outstanding Educator of the Year: David Palmer, Dayton High School
Military Service Award: World War II Navy veteran Quentin McColl
Public Service Award: Dana Smith from Karwoski Dental
Person of the Year: Jeanise Parker from Pioneer Crossing
A check for $500 was awarded to RSVP’s Kathy Bray in honor of RSVP’s outstanding service to the community.