Rising Stars Nominations Now Open
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Rising Stars of New Braunfels is a program of the New Braunfels Jaycees and the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce to recognize the contributions of our community’s young leaders. Annually this program will recognize distinguished individuals under the age of 40 who are making a significant impact in their professional and/or civic endeavors. These Rising Stars are on a trajectory towards being New Braunfels’ next generation of outstanding leaders.
2018 PROGRAM TIMELINE
- August 1 - Nominations and Applications available
- September 26 - Nominations deadline
- September 30 - Application deadline
- November 5 - Rising Stars announced
- January 11, 2019 - Gala at Courtyard Marriott
CRITERIA FOR NOMINATION
- Business, Non-profit, Government, Professional or Service Oriented professionals who are above the age of 18 and under the age of 40 on December 31, 2018.
- Must live and/or work in New Braunfels.
- Self-nominations will not be accepted. Must be nominated by a separate individual.
- Previous recipients are not eligible for recognition within three years of previous recognition.
- Those selected must agree to be provide a biography and professional photograph and should be in attendance at the Gala on January 11, 2019.
Email Erica@InNewBraunfels.com with any questions.
2017 Rising Stars of New Braunfels Winners
Amanda Anding, 36, HMT
Lori Archer, 36, Alamo Hy-Tech
Rashmi Bhat, 24, Bonjour Texas
Chris Brockman, 35, New Braunfels I.S.D.
Shelley Bujnoch, 39, Paychex INC
Lizbeth Chapa, 32, NB Regional Rehab
Jennifer Cain, 29, City of New Braunfels
Darren Classen, 37, Classen Construction
Jen Crownover, 38, Comal County
Ashley Scott Davison, 39, iniosante inc
Christa De La Garza, 34, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
Dani Fuselier, 33, Broadway Bank
Russel Gribble, 34, Broadway Bank
David Hubbard, 36, New Braunfels Utilities
Alice Jewell, 36, McKenna Foundation
Jeffrey Jewell, 36, National Development Council
Travis Krug, 27, South Texas Woodworks
Lilia Marek, 38, Rougeux & Associates
Shannon Marek, 39, Texas Digestive Disease Consultants / Papa's Car Wash
Justin Meadows, 37, State Farm
Douglas Miller, 34, Miller & Miller
Kendra Miller, 36, HMT
Justin Morley, 37, Langley & Banack, Inc.
Brett Mosher, 36, Oakwood Church
Amy Niles, 26, City of New Braunfels
Tracey Norris, 39, Property Professionals
Mark Parmerlee, 28, On The Grind
Gisselle Price, 33, Bluebonnet Marketing
Ian Perez, 37, Raba Kistner
Amber Riedel, 38, Family Birth Center
Randy Rogers, 36, Randy Rogers Band
Tillman Roots, 34, Comal County
Dustin Seidel, 39, Seidel Construction
Jennifer Tharp, 39, Comal County
Thor Thornhill, 39, HMT
Rebecca Villarreal, 39, New Braunfels ISD
April Weilbacher, 34, 2tarts Bakery
Brooklynn Willy, 38, Texas Financial Advisory
Corbee Wunderlich, 38, Comal ISD
Ashley Woodward, 36, Resolute Health Hospital