2019 Excellence in Environmental Education Award Winners


The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education Excellence Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals, organizations, agencies, community efforts, schools, and businesses in the field of EE. We are thrilled to announce the 2019 Excellence in EE Award Winners, who will be recognized at our October 29 awards ceremony and annual meeting. Check back here between now and the ceremony for stories about each winner!


Lee Newbury

Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Environmental Education

Carmen Agouridis

M.K. Dickerson Award for Excellence in Environmental Education


Ashley Mike

Rising Star Award for Excellence in Environmental Education


Highlands High School

Outstanding PreK-12 School for Excellence in Environmental Education


Louisville Olmsted Parks Conservancy

Outstanding Community Partner for Excellence in Environmental Education


Maker’s Mark Distillery

​Outstanding Business for Excellence in Environmental Education