Nominees for Santa Clarita’s 2018 Man and Woman of the Year announced

The nominees for Santa Clarita’s 2018 Man and Woman of the Year were announced Wednesday during a paparazzi party held in Sand Canyon. The nominees, past winners and members of the community, gathered at the home of the 2010 Man of the Year, Wayne Crawford.   The winners from 2017, Eric Stroh and Laina McFerren, introduced the nominees to the party.

The 2018 nominees for Man of the Year

Hunt Braly-Bridge to Home, Homes4Families Steve Corn– COC Foundation Jeremiah Dockray– S.C.O.P.E. Alan Ferdman– Samuel Dixon Family Health Center Neil Fitzgerald– JCI Santa Clarita Michael Fox– Sebastion Velona Foundation Michael Keesler– SRD Straightening Reins Foundation Taylor Kellstrom– Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Brian Koegle– HandsOn Santa Clarita Nick Lentini-SCV Child & Family Center, SCV Rotary Ed Masterson– Carousel Ranch, WiSH Foundation John Musella– SCV Chamber of Commerce Jim Ventress– Boys & Girls Club of SCV Stephen Youlios– HMN Hospital Foundation*Not Pictured  

The 2018 nominees for Woman of the Year

Julie Benson– Carousel Ranch Ann-Marie Bjorkman– Boys and Girls Club of SCV Julie Creps– Wm. S. Hart Pony Baseball & Softball Tami Edwards– SCV Rotary Laurie Ender– Family Promise of SCV Susan Hayward– Zonta Club of SCV Pam Ingram– Sebastion Velona Foundation, Soroptimist International of GSCV Janine Jones– American Cancer Society, HMN Hospital Foundation Laura Kirchoff– Circle of Hope Gloria Mercado-Fortine– Samuel Dixon Family Health Center*Not Pictured Sue Reynolds Buckley– Boy Scouts of America Susann Rizzo– S.C.O.P.E. Lindsay Schlick-JCI Santa Clarita Suzanne Stone– Soroptimist international of Valencia The winners will be announced during an award dinner at the Hyatt in Valencia on May 11 at 6 p.m..


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Skylar Barti

Skylar Barti

Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.