Now Accepting 2018 McCarthy Award Nominations

The Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute is now accepting nominations for the 2018 McCarthy Award, which is presented annually to an individual who has taken a leadership role in preserving and protecting Virginia’s environment by fostering collaboration and conflict resolution.

Nominations forms for the 2018 award are due Friday March 9th, and should be submitted to Tammy Switzer at

The award will be presented at the Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute’s Graduation on June 14th, 2018 in Charlottesville.

You can find the nomination form and learn more information about the award here:

Questions about the award can be directed to Program Manager Kelly Altizer at or 434-924-6569.