Do you know an excellent volunteer manager? Nominate them for some well-deserved recognition!

Volunteer NH is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Manager of the Year. The award will be presented (virtually) during the first day of the Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism on May 10, 2022.

This award was created by former Governor John Sununu to honor volunteer administrators and salute their excellence in leadership and management of volunteers in New Hampshire. Nominations are scored based on NHAVA (NH Association of Volunteer Administrators) Volunteer Manager Competencies. It is highly recommended you read these before submitting your nomination.



Nomination Deadline: Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Nomination Form:

  • Click here to view all of the nomination questions in advance.

Letter of Recommendation: (2-page limit & must be written by someone other than the nominator)


Highlight: 2021 Awardee

Governor Sununu made a special guest appearance during the 2021 Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism to announce the award recipient: Kathleen Stuart, Program Coordinator for the NH Senior Companion Program. In the video below, you can see Kathleen being surprised with the award around 4 minutes and 30 seconds in.