Gillies Receives Prestigious Award

U.S. Masters Swimming honors volunteers whose service stands out in scope and impact with the Dorothy Donnelly Service Award. Recipients of this award have made significant contributions on the local, regional, and national level. The award is named after Dorothy Donnelly, one of USMS’s first super-volunteers. This year, the recipients are: Jacki Allender (Oregon), Diann Bauer (Ozark), James Biles (Wisconsin), Ken Brisbin (Southern Pacific), Judy Gillies (Arizona), Steve Goldman (Florida Gold Coast), Mary Graves (Kentucky), Doug Handler (Michigan), Christine Maki (Southern Pacific), Tom Mester (Kentucky), Carrie Stolar (Minnesota), Laura Val (Pacific), Gary Whitman (Oregon), Steve Weatherman (North Carolina), David Wierdsma (Pacific).  We congratulate Judy for receiving this award and greatly appreciate her dedication to Masters Swimming. To read the full article about elected directors and other award recipients, please click here.