Sample Nomination

The Recognition Program Committee presents this sample nomination as a guide to illustrate the qualifications you should include to make your nominee stand out for recognition.

Nominee: John Doe
Award: Outstanding Chapter Officer


John Doe has been a CCA Member in good standing since 1/13/1992 serving as an officer in more than one chapter. He is currently the Secretary and Webmaster for the XYZ Chapter. When one thinks of Dedication, Talent-sharing, Ownership of duties…basically, Eat, Breathe & Live his position…John Doe is the image that comes to mind.


John Doe has simultaneously served two functions for XYZ since 2015: Chapter Secretary and Web-Master. (He also maintains the Chapter website) John single-handedly transitioned the chapter’s website to the presentation that we have today. He is daily overseeing in-bound email inquiries from members/non-members from around the globe, assuring expedited response time matched by few chapters, exceeded by no others. Members often comment on how fast our response/follow-up occurs. We thank John for establishing this benchmark. John also provides constant content for the website and weekly e-newsletter and the previous quarterly chapter newsletters. He is well known to go way above and beyond in his chapter officer duties and the go-to person for everything needed to make the chapter a success. John is always working on continuous platform improvement as one of his main focus points…assuring members have access, not only to current events, but access to all historical events. Our pictorial archives are phenomenal! A consummate photographer, John instinctively captures the activities of the chapter at every outing. John and his wife Maria are very active in the local area. They attend, assist in planning and set-up at numerous events throughout the year. John easily promotes membership with his great personality and big smile and passion for the club.