Community Giving Volunteers Awards 3M U.S.
3M Community Volunteer Award
Back row: Greg Amell, Larry Clemens, Todd Roethemeier, Abdul Dire, Paul Kadera
Front row: Wil Hirsch, Dick Lambert, Don Lee, Kari Kelcher
The Community Volunteer Award annually recognizes 25 3M employees and retirees who make exceptional contributions by serving their communities. Since 1987, more than 450 3M volunteers across the country have received this special recognition.
| Laura Alvarado|
Laura Alvarado, technical support assistant, Austin, Texas, mentors at Wooten Elementary School in Austin, Texas, where her service has impacted nearly all of the students.
| Greg Amell|
Greg Amell, advanced product development specialist, St. Paul, Minn., has sparked a love of science in Burnsville, Minn. sixth grade students.
| Chad Benton|
Chad Benton, manufacturing manager, Brownwood, Texas, serves on the school board in Early, Texas.
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2012 3M Community Volunteer Awardees
Laura Alvarado – Austin, Texas
Gregory Amell – St. Paul, Minn.
Chad Benton – Brownwood, Texas
Abdul Dire – St. Paul, Minn.
Paul Kadera – St. Paul, Minn.
Kari Kelcher – St. Paul, Minn.
Roger Kopp – Springfield, Mo.
Jeff Lim – Austin, Texas
Mette Lundsgaard – Brownwood, Texas
Juli Okal – St. Paul, Minn.
Tonya Priestley – Portland, Oreg.
Todd Roethemeier – Hutchinson, Minn.
Mark Shoup – Brookings, S. Dak.
Michele Whyle – St. Paul, Minn.
Jennifer Zoller – St. Paul, Minn.
Alice Chu – Brookings, S. Dak.
Larry Clemens – Minneapolis, Minn.
Bill Cordt – Fairmont, Minn.
Edgar Evans – Outing, Minn.
Don Goetz – Hartford City, Ind.
Wil Hirsch – Lake Elmo, Minn.
Jerry Johnson – White Bear Lake, Minn.
Richard Lambert – Martinsville, Ind.
Donald Lee – St. Paul, Minn.
Judith Parker – Emmaus, Pa.