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2022 - Gregory (Sandy) Custer
Gregory (Sandy) Custer was surrounded by 280 supporters. friends and family on Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 when he was honored with MTCF's 2022 Pillar of the Community Award on a beautiful sunny day at the Shully's Watermark in Thiensville. It was a very special time with heartfelt talks from Chris Doughty (President of Gentian Financial--Title Sponsor), Lori Lorenz (President, Mequon-Thiensville Community Foundation, Stan Smith (Sandy's long time friend and fellow rotarian), and Tim Carr (Sandy's long time friend, travel companion and fellow rotarian). Enjoy the pictures and video from the event!
2021 - Pam Harley StarkPam Stark began her volunteer service with Mequon-Thiensville Family Services (now Ozaukee Family Services) in 1991. She has been the Ozaukee Family Services (OFS) Auxiliary President since 1998 and a board member. Stark has long been involved in a variety of organizations in the Mequon area including: Mequon-Thiensville School volunteer; the Mequon Soccer Club; Brownie and Girl Scout group leader, and; board member of the Child Advocacy Center. She received the Volunteer of the Year award from the Ozaukee Volunteer Center in 2016.
Pam has extended the scope of her service beyond Mequon. She is an active member of the Woman’s Club of Wisconsin in 2005. She has been a board member and has taken part in community outreach and grant allocations through the WCW Foundation. Stark’s community involvement beyond Mequon includes: Sojourner Family Peace Center in Milwaukee; the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and; the Notre Dame School of Milwaukee. Pam resides in Mequon with her husband, Brian and has two adult children.