Award Winners

2017 Thomas S. Foley Award Recipients

Lifetime Achievement: Valerie Rongey
Blue Star: Spokane Women’s March
Bill First Diversity: Sandra Williams
Young Democrat of the Year: Emily Provencio

Spirit of the Democratic Party: Cynthia Schwartz

Woman of the Year: Lynnette Vehrs
Man of the Year: Joe Pakootas

2016 Thomas S. Foley Award Recipients

Lifetime Achievement: Kris Cejka

Blue Star: Spokane Alliance

Bill First Diversity: Naima Quarles-Burnley

Young Democrat of the Year: R. Skyler Oberst

Spirit of the Democratic Party: Ed Duhaime

Woman of the Year: Barb Marney

Man of the Year: David Green

2015 Thomas S. Foley Award Recipients

Lifetime Achievement: Hugh Davis

Hall of Fame: Ian Graham

Blue Star: The Spokane Human Rights Commission, Blaine Stum, Chair

Bill First Diversity: Smart Justice

Young Democrat of the Year: Nick CastroLang, Sharon Sesmundo-Chapin

Spirit of the Democratic Party: Max Bunting

Woman of the Year: Mary Wissink

Man of the Year: Jim CastroLang