Each year the outgoing Exalted Ruler has the opportunity to name Elk of the Year, Officer of the Year and Citizen of the Year along with two outstanding service commendations. Richard A. Nadeau, PER of Ticonderoga Elks Lodge 1494, presents the Officer of the Year Award to Fred Hammann, Trustee, Outstanding Citizen of the Year Award to Virginia LaPointe and the Elk of the Year award to Sandra Hurlburt. The Two Outstanding Grand Lodge Commendation Awards were presented to Stella Kolysko, PER-Secretary, and Marjorie Scott, activities director and major projects chairperson. Special Service Lodge awards were presented to Lisa Boyle, Dona Croto, Dean Frasier - PER, Marge Hurlburt, Peggy Lamb, Ray Scott - PER, Carole St. Pierre - PER. "Couple of the Year" award to Jeffery and Robin Nowc.