Member to Member Awards

Incompass Michigan recognizes that cooperation, partnership and leadership are key to the success of our association. We value every member and what they add to the collective – empowering each other and strengthening our industry as a whole.

We have two opportunities for members to celebrate the power of this connectivity and to recognize their peers.

Essence of Collaboration Awards

The Essence of Collaboration Awards give distinction to member organizations (or individuals from a member organization) who took specific, meaningful action in support of another member, or a group of members, to the benefit of all.

2021 Awardees:

  • Kimberly Pietrylka-Miller, New Horizons Rehabilitation Services recognized by Terey DeLisle, Services to Enhance Potential
  • Peckham, Inc. recognized by Jill Bonthuis, Pioneer Resources

2022 Awardees:

  • Autism Alliance of Michigan recognized by Brent Mikulski, Services to Enhance Potential
  • Cherie Johnson, MMI Inc. recognized by Crossroads Industries
  • Leslie Gallant recognized by Sandra Thomasan, Services to Enhance Potential
  • Lynn Maginity, New Gateways Inc. recognized by Terey DeLisle, Services to Enhance Potential
  • Chris Zeigler recognized by Anthony Marcellini, Services to Enhance Potential

Incompass Michigan Impactful Mentorship Awards

Recognition of an Impactful Mentor gives distinction to a leader within an Incompass Michigan member organization who provided outstanding mentorship to an individual from another Incompass Michigan member organization. This mentorship relationship strongly benefited the mentee and possibly their organization.

2021 Awardees:

  • ReneMcMann, Vocational Independence Program – VIP recognized by Andrea Schmidt, NEMROC
  • Chris Zeigler, MRC Industries recognized by Cherie Johnson, MMI, Inc.
  • Cherie Johnson, MMI, Inc. recognized by Jennifer Grace, Arnold Center
  • Joe Evans, Incompass Michigan recognized by Lisa Rhudy

2022 Awardees:

  • Felicia Hunter, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit recognized by Chaunta Tsegaye, Autism Alliance of Michigan
  • Jessica Diener, Peckham recognized by Grace Kakkuri, Dutton Farm
  • Lenora Hardy-Foster, Judson Center recognized by Brent Mikulski, Services to Enhance Potential and Rene Dell, JVS Human Services + Kadima
  • Todd Culver, Incompass Michigan recognized by Brent Mikulski, Services to Enhance Potential