|Suzanne Whipple named top citizen by Cotati Chamber
The Cotati Chamber of Commerce announced their 2012 award winners at their recent annual awards dinner.
Suzanne Whipple was the recipient of the 2012 Cotati Citizen of the Year award. She has been active in the Cotati community for the past 22 years, serving on the Thomas Page PTA Board, the Cotati Environmental Commission, and as secretary of the Cotati Historical Society. She has worked the last 14 years as executive director of the Cotati Chamber of Commerce.
Owners John and Mindy McDonald, of AM Printing and Graphics, were awarded the Business of the Year Award for their ongoing community service and support of the Cotati Chamber. Lyle Brady was honored as Ambassador of the Year for his volunteer service to the organization.
Friar Tuck’s Pub owner Cheryl Nixon and manager Sharon Mitchell were honored with the Cotati Businessperson Hall of Fame Award for their success and longevity in business, and their support of the Cotati Chamber and many other community organizations over the years.