2 April 2020
Volunteers are vital to the HBA’s impact and celebrating and recognising them is important; our quarterly awards are one of the ways to shout out to them.
During the HBA Europe Q1 Townhall on 2 April 2020, we announced and celebrated our Honored Volunteer and Spark award recipients.
Individuals who have demonstrated exceptional service in volunteering are recognised by the Honored Volunteer award. The award is given on a monthly or quarterly basis to enthusiastic and energetic volunteers, demonstrating a strong commitment to the HBA through their outstanding volunteer contributions.
In recognition of their excellent service, the following individuals are recipients of the Honored Volunteer award:
Rhym Abdenbi, vice-president, HBA Paris - nominated by Kathrin Schoenborn
Annabella Amatulli, vice-president, HBA Milan - nominated by Gaia Legori
Elen Hubeny, programming DAL, HBA Frankfurt - nominated by Julia Speicher
Imogen Marouillat, programming DAL, HBA Suisse Romande - nominated by Rachael Remaly Franco
Katrin Radl, volunteer, programming committee, HBA Zurich-Zug - nominated by Elisa Sinico
The Spark Awards honor any HBA volunteer who had distinguished themselves through “little bursts of awesomeness”. The following volunteers have been recognized by their peers through Spark awards:
Hatice Aldemir, volunteer, HBA Brussels - nominated by Sarah Braet
Romy Benninga, volunteer, membership and volunteer engagement committee, HBA Suisse Romande - nominated by Rachael Remaly Franco
Jessica Buday, volunteer, programming committee, HBA Suisse Romande - nominated by Imogen Marouillat
Simona Cardei, chapter operations director, HBA Milan - nominated by Gaia Legori
Luz Diaz, volunteer, regional treasury committee - nominated by Romina Oxborough
Ella Herbots, volunteer, HBA Brussels - nominated by Sarah Braet
Leigh Hope, volunteer, entrepreneurship affinity group - nominated by Gayle Hughes
Matilda Males, volunteer, programming committee, HBA Frankfurt - nominated by Julia Speicher
Sara Radenovic, deputy director, chapter operations, HBA London - nominated by Katie Lewis
Sandra Van Londen, president, HBA Brussels - nominated by Sabine Hutchison