McCarthy Award

Award Criteria

The Gerald P. McCarthy Award for Leadership in Environmental Conflict Resolution is presented annually to an individual who has taken a leadership role in preserving and protecting Virginia’s environment by fostering collaboration and conflict resolution.  

The 2019 McCarthy Award will be presented to this year's recipient, Michelle Prysby, at the Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute’s Graduation on June 6th, 2019 in Charlottesville. 

Past Recipients