2019 Vitality Awards Nominees

Pat Parker Award Recipient
Captain Kevin Hunter, Fort Wayne Police Department

Business Category
Amani Family Services
Boys and Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne
Brotherhood Mutual
Crossfit Praus
H.O.P.E. for Animals
Lark’s Song
Parkview MyWell-Being
Paul’s Place Support for Families
Rosema Corp
The Carriage House
Well Grounded Cafe of Huntertown LLC
YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne

Education Category
Melanie Busch, North Side High School
Mike Carter, Southern Wells Elementary School
Kristin Gerhardstein, MD, Parkview Physicians Group
Janet Hutsell, West Noble Schools
Wendy Mirwaldt, South Side High School
Sarah Turner, MD, Lutheran Family Practice

Prevention Category
Ewelina Connolly, Amani Family Services
Alyssa Roush, Southern Wells Schools
Kelly Sickafoose, Adams County Drug Court
Emily Szaferski, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Wellness Category
Stacey Carlson, Meaningful Day Services
Michelle Converset, Lifeline Youth and Family Services
Gail Gerber, Girls on the Run
Mindy Waldron, Allen County Department of Health