Morgan Hill Today 2014 12 Winter - Page 16

Award Recipients honored at Celebrate Morgan Hill Event A special thanks to the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce for the opportunity to recognize the individuals in the community that “give back.” This year, the Celebrate Morgan Hill Awards ceremony, held in January at the Community Center, was enjoyed by a sold out crowd of over 300 people. It was a celebration of the love and respect that the recipients feel for the community of Morgan Hill. WOMAN OF THE YEAR, CECILIA PONZINI with Adam & Laura Escoto, Melissa Santos, Morgan Hill Mayor Steven Tate, Gary Ponzini, Jennifer Tate and Gilroy Mayor Don Gage MAN OF THE YEAR, JOHN TARVIN with wife Linda and their children, Jay & Daniell Piazza, Jennifer & Tony Fery and friends David & Susan Fent CONGRATULATIONS TO THIS YEAR’S CELEBRATE MORGAN HILL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR, HERITAGE BANK Katie Garcia, Alyssa Garcia, Rosalinda Tellez, Connie Perez, Deborah Frazen, Myles Taketa, Jeff Perkins, Tracy Carpena, and Tracie Wallace AWARD WINNERS! TEACHER OF THE YEAR, IRENE MACIAS-MORRISS with Yatman & Kim Lai, Allyn Morriss, Sarah & Todd Erickson, Eloina Macias and Claudia Rossi STUDENT OF THE YEAR, JOSHUA TOCH with Morgan Teddleton, Janica Azevedo, and Haley Toch 16 M O R G A N H I L L T O D A Y W I N T E R 2 0 1 4