Nominees

Barry Ackerman (Nominated by the Tustin Community Foundation, Tony Wong and Erin Nielsen Tustin Man & Woman of the Year 2018)
Kurt Bensworth (Nominated by the Tustin Area Historical Society & Tustin American Legion Post 227)
Mark Eliot (Nominated by Mary Hill, Tustin Woman of the Year 2002)
James Hass (Nominated by the Rotary Club of Tustin-Santa Ana)
Bruce Junor (Nominated by the Foothill Communities Association)
Jef Maddock (Nominated by the Tustin Chamber of Commerce)
John E. Nielsen (Nominated by the Tustin Host Lions Club)

Tammis Berkheimer (Nominated by Tustin Dollars for Scholars & the Rotary Club of Tustin-Santa Ana)
Randi Bernstein (Nominated by the Exchange Club of Tustin)
Kim DeBenedetto (Nominated by the Tustin Area Council for Fine Arts)
Lori Conconi (Nominated by the Tustin American Legion Post 227)
Marsha Corzine (Nominated by the Tustin Area Woman’s Club)
Jody Hudson (Nominated by Alzheimer’s Orange County)
Irene Jones (Nominated by the Tustin Chamber of Commerce)
Jen Kohlenberger (Nominated by Donna Peery, Tustin Woman of the Year 2010, Gretchen Whisler, Tustin Woman of the Year 2013 & Pete Beatty, Tustin Man of the Year 2014)
Soledad Rivera (Nominated by Richard Nelson, Tustin Man of the Year 2019)
Charlotte Waggoner (Nominated by the Tustin Community Foundation)

Please Join us for

“An Evening to Remember”

Honoring Volunteers for over 60 Years

2021 Tustin Area Man and Woman of the Year Awards Dinner and Celebration

Friday, June 3, 2022

Festivities begin at 6 o’clock in the evening

Santa Ana Elks Lodge

1751 South Lyon Street, Santa Ana, California

Tickets are $75.00 each and can be purchased online here or mailed to:

TAMWY Attn:  Tony Wong

PO Box 3338, Tustin, CA 92781

Tickets are limited and must be purchased by May 20, 2022

~ This event is not a fundraiser ~

Click on the name for more information about the Tustin Area Men and Women

List of Tustin Men & Women of the Year

1957 – Jack Hall*
1958 – William Moses*
1959 – Victor Grant*
1960 – Eugene Jacobson*
1961 – G. O. Bixler*
1962 – Buel Williamson*
1963 – Glenn Sissel*
1964 – Pete Berlin*
1965 – Gene Thomas*
1966 – Earl Rowenhorst* / Margaret Pottenger
1967 – Joe Carruba* / Lee Wagner *
1968 – Gerald Mack / Lucille Moses*
1969 – Lou Gerding* / Ruth Poe*
1970 – Msgr. John Sammon* / Ida McCalla*
1971 – James Hein* / Helen Holthe*
1972 – Ken Lovell* / Pat Furniss*
1973 – Frank Greinke* / Isa Varela*
1974 – Walt Fredriksen* / Maureen Holthe*
1975 – Ron Oster / Maureen Rischard*
1976 – A.J. (Tony) Coco / Vivien Owen*
1977 – Bob Hill* / Jan Klingelhofer*
1978 – Howard Pinkstaff / Barbara Benson*
1979 – Stephen Schuster* / Carol Jordan
1980 – Arthur Peterson* / Cherrill Cady
1981 – Howard Jamieson* / Janet Schwartz*
1982 – Dean McCormick* / Anne Schultz*
1983 – Cliff Polston / Frances Logan*
1984 – Dr. Maury Ross*/ Linda Andrews
1985 – Joe Langley / Betty Miller*
1986 – Charles Puckett / Margaret Greinke
1987 – Tom Aufdemberg / Joyce Hanson
1988 – Dick Edgar* / Barbara O’Donnell
1989 – Eugene Thomas* / Margarete Thompson*
1990 – Jim D. Kane*/ Jill Leach
1991 – Don Biery / Phyllis Spivey*
1992 – David Nisson / Judy Houlihan

1993 – Vic Gorham* / Angie Kardashian
1994 – Sam Randall / Laurie Gorham*
1995 – Al Baker / Kathy Kelley
1996 – Don Saltarelli / Juanita Lovret*
1997 – David Bryant* / Ceil Kirby Morgan
1998 – Lou Bone / Beverly Barrington*
1999 – Jack Shafer* / Marisa L. Charette
2000 – Todd Ferguson / Loretta Robinson
2001 – Gary Siegel / Judy Schnitzer
2002 – Don Shubin / Mary Hill
2003 – Bill Hammerle / JoAnn Bolleson*
2004 – Kennedy Hobson / Linda Jennings
2005 – Gerry Aust* / Leslie Pontious
2006 – Ken Henderson / Patti Winter
2007 – Don Ropele / Jeanne Brown*
2008 – Al Enderle* / Kimberly Bass
2009 – Walter Sullens* / Eligia Nicolai
2010 – Lowell Sneathen / Donna Peery
2011 – Christopher Barr / Jean Simon
2012 – Leo Middleton / Wendy Greene
2013 – Robert Ammann / Gretchen Whisler
2014 – Pete Beatty / Amy Nakamoto
2015 – John McGuire / Laurie Cohen-Abelove
2016 – Robert Machado / Susan “Susie” McIntosh
2017 – Lindburgh McPherson / Christine Uribe
2018 – Tony Wong / Erin Nielsen
2019 – Richard Nelson / Patricia Machado
2020 – Suspended
2021 –

*Deceased