Congratulations to the 2017 Winners

The Moorpark Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the Community Awards luncheon that honors those individuals, organizations and businesses that make our community a better place to live and work. The Moorpark Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the Community Awards luncheon that honors those individuals, organizations and businesses that make our community a better place to live and work.

There were 161 nominees in 11 categories submitted by community members for this year's Community Awards. The luncheon took place on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Moorpark Country Club. Congratulations to everyone nominated and to the winners. We are lucky to live in such a giving community.

Educator of the Year:
Floyd Martin

Educator of the Year:
Diane Weis

Youth of the Year Age 15 to 21:
Emily Johnson

Youth of the Year 14 & Under:
Johnny Wotawa

Senior of the Year:
Lyle Pennington

Public Servant of the Year:
Sr. Deputy Rebecca Purnell

Public Servant of the Year
Captain Robert Schaper

Volunteer of the Year:
Margaret Stafford

Non-Profit / Service
Organization of the Year:
Rotary Club of Moorpark

Hometown Hero:
Mindy Yaras

Legend Award:
Mayor Janice Parvin

Woman of the Year:
Linda Plaks

Man of the Year:
Bruce Rokos

The Moorpark Community Awards has been a
tradition in our community since 2004. Nominations were accepted
from all sources in Moorpark, whether they are Chamber members or not.
The choices are made by a panel of Chamber board members and staff.