Abraham Whipple Award Recipients


The Abraham Whipple Award is an esteemed distinction given by each President to members that have dedicated much of their time and service to the Gaspee Days Committee and all of its efforts. Each recipient of this award has exemplified the true traits of a community leader as well as played a pivotal role in keeping the Gaspee Days fire burning year after year.

 

Patti Concannon (2017)

Presented by President Jerry Peshka

 

Chuck Easterbrooks (2016)

Presented by President Jerry Peshka

 

Scott Avedisian (2015)

Presented by Past President Erin Flynn

 

Carol Deming (2014)

Presented by Past President Erin Flynn

 

Karleen Wrath (2013)

Presented by Past President Carol Deming

 

Tina S. Bingham (2009)

Presented by Past President John Concannon

 

John & Mary Concannon (2005)

Presented by Past President Liz Fournier

 

Jeanine Thompson (2002)

Presented by Past President Daniel Rooney

 

Mark Russell

 

Donald & Pat McLeod (1994)

Presented by Past President Scott Avedisian

 

Milton Wrath

 

Hazel Kennedy

 

Nick & Virginia Agresti