The winners of the NKBA Chapter Star Awards for 2017 were announced at KBIS in Orlando. Marisa Saavedra-Gutierrez won the Best Chapter Secretary award. This is an award given to one NKBA chapter secretary out of all the NKBA chapters. She received the award for going above and beyond her duties as secretary. She was instrumental in the planning of our first annual New MexiCon Designer Trade Show 2016. Congratulations Marisa!
The winners of the NKBA Chapter Star Awards were announced at the 2016 Chapter Officer Leadership Reception at KBIS 2016. Our New Mexico Chapter won the Most Creative Chapter Membership Drive, the Most New Members, and the Largest Percentage of New Members awards. These awards came with a cash prize of $2500 for our chapter! In addition to the chapter awards, our Chapter Rep, Joanne Burns, won the Best Chapter Officer for Region 8. Way to go New Mexico Chapter!