The Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Gerald P. 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 2019 award are due Monday March 4th, and should be submitted to Tammy Switzer at The award will be presented at the Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute’s Graduation on June 6th, 2019 in Charlottesville. You can find the nomination form here and can learn more about the award here.

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