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Punkin Award

The Michael McMillin Memorial Punkin Award is given by the GCM Board of Directors to an individual who has gone above and beyond in service to Gulf Coast Mensa. The award is named for former GCM LocSec Michael "Punkin" McMillin and is awarded at each year's Halloween party, as Punkin's birthday was Halloween.

2015 - Patty Williams
2014 - Taz Criss
2013 - Katie Pira
2012 - Meghann Hull
2011 - Jamie Hopmann
2010 - MaDiana Diaz
2009 - Liz Meadows
2008 - Anne So
2007 - Vickie McGraw
2006 - Bob Hrncir
2005 - Laura Woods
2004 - Rick Jones
2003 - Patsy Graham

National Awards

Gulf Coast Mensa and its members have been recognized many times at the national level for their volunteer work and achievements.

 

Individual Awards

2014 - Proctor of the Year - Liz Meadows
2011 - Chairman's Service Award - Taz Criss
2001 - Chairman's Service Award - Dale Parish

 

Local Group Awards

2016 - Ruby Jewel Award Class I - Gulf Coast Mensa
2015 - Emerald Jewel Award Class I - Gulf Coast Mensa
2014 - Sapphire Jewel Award Class I - Gulf Coast Mensa

 

Publications/Communications Awards

2015 - ACE Silver Medal - Gulf Coast Mensa
2014 - ACE Silver Medal - Gulf Coast Mensa
2009 - Best Members Only Section - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2008 - Best Calendar - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2007 - Best Members Only Section - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2005 - Gifted Children's webpage - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews, contributing member Dr. Dorothy Funk Warblo
2004 - Best Members Only Section - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Large Group Owl Web Award - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Member Recognition - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Editorial - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Members Only Section - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Layout - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Graphics - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Fiction & Poetry - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Best Photography - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2003 - Gifted Children's webpage - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews, contributing member Dr. Dorothy Funk Warblo
2002 - Best Recruitment Web Award - Gulf Coast Mensa
2002 - Best Individual Contribution Web Award - Gulf Coast Mensa, "Catnipped"
2001 - Best Presentation - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2001 - Best Entertainment - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2000 - Best Forum - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
2000 - Best Poetry - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
2000 - Best Layout - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
2000 - Best Overall Presentation - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
2000 - Best Tribute to a Mensa Friend - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence - "Remembering Bill" by Sam Phillips Beckerman
2000 - Large Group Owl Web Award - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2000 - Best Use of Text - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
2000 - Most Revisitable Website - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
1999 - Large Group Owl Web Award - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
1999 - Best Use of Text - Gulf Coast Mensa, webmaster Lori Crews
1995 - Artwork - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin - art by John Horrall
1995 - Essay - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin - "Dumb Animals" by Diane Statham
1995 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin - "My Pet is the Best"
1995 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin - "Words to Live By"
1994 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin
1994 - Overall Editorial Achievement - InforMensa, editor Michael McMillin
1993 - Owl Award - Pat Spence, editor of InforMensa
1993 - Reporting - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
1993 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence - "Men"
1993 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence - "Gifted Children"
1993 - Overall Editorial Achievement - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
1992 - Essay - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence - by Marge O'Connor
1992 - Theme Issue - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence - "Self-Defense"
1992 - Overall Editorial Achievement - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
1992 - Best Layout - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
1992 - Best Overall Presentation - InforMensa, editor Pat Spence
1989 - Best Calendar - InforMensa, editor Bess Herzog, calendar editor Kathleen West
1988 - Best Overall Presentation - InforMensa, editor Bess Herzog
1986 - Best Calendar - InforMensa, editor John Brisbin, calendar editor John Adams
1985 - Owl Award - Richard Jones, editor of InforMensa
1984 - Owl Award - Richard Jones, editor of InforMensa
1972 - Best Logo - InforMensa, editor Joyce Pool

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