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Summit, Portage, and Medina Counties H. Peter Burg Community Leadership Award
Each year, the Red Cross of Summit, Portage, and Medina Counties proudly presents the H. Peter Burg Community Leadership Award to one or more individuals who best exemplify
Peter Burg's leadership in the community, his compassion for its people and dedication to the lifesaving mission of the Red Cross.
H. Peter Burg balanced his family life and a prestigious professional career as president, chairman and CEO of Akron’s FirstEnergy Corporation (1999 – 2004) with deep community involvement. Pete served as a board member at the American Red Cross of Summit and Portage County (1999 – 2002), as well as numerous other civic and community organizations. The award is given at the annual Acts of Courage event.
H. Peter Burg Award Recipients
Brian J. Moore - 2018
Kevin O. Thompson - 2017
Leonard Foster - 2016
William J. Ginter - 2015
Pam Williams - 2014
Dave Lieberth - 2013
Mark and Sandy Auburn - 2012
Dave Brockman - 2011
Theresa Carter - 2010
Donna Early - 2009
Roger and Judy Read - 2008
Bud and Susie Rogers - 2007
Bill and Becky Considine - 2006
Duane Isham - 2005
H. Peter and Eileen Burg - 2004