COMMUNICATOR OF
THE YEAR AWARD

2023 Landmarks of Excellence – Communicator of the Year

Cynthia Knapek, President and CEO of the Leadership Louisville Center

The Landmarks of Excellence Communicator of the Year award recognizes a Louisville Metro area practitioner who has consistently demonstrated communications expertise and had a substantially positive influence on the community and/or significantly raised awareness of a specific issue.

THE HONOREE MUST:

  • Work in a field other than communications or public relations
  • Work in the Louisville Metro area
  • Demonstrated agility and skill in communicating successfully, strengthening the public’s understanding, and building positive relationships
  • Have had a positive influence on the community and/or significantly raised awareness of a specific issue
  • Demonstrate a strong code of ethics and sound communications philosophy

 

Honorees

  • Jerry Abramson
  • Dave Armstrong
  • Lynn Ashton
  • J. Barry Barker
  • J. Michael Brown
  • Malcolm Chancey
  • Jill Conley
  • Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby
  • Michael Davis
  • Mayor Greg Fischer
  • Dr. Beverly Gaines
  • Ed Hamilton
  • Rebecca Jackson
  • Christine Johnson
  • Tom Jurich
  • Joe Pusateri
  • Dr. James Ramsey
  • Rob Reifsnyder
  • Russ Sanders
  • Dr. John Shumaker
  • Marchetta Sparrow
  • Sue Speed
  • Chief Robert C. White
  • Harold Workman
  • Teddy Abrams
  • Eleanor Jordan
  • Mike Berry
  • Sadiqa Reynolds
  • C. Edward Glasscock
  • Neeli Bendapudi
  • Virginia Moore
  • Chris Goodlett
  • Cynthia Knapek