Marina Man and Woman of the Year Annual Awards and Fundraiser

Marina Man & Woman of the Year

The Marina Foundation took over the annual Marina Man and Woman of the Year awards program from the Marina Chamber of Commerce and is proud to continue this long-running community awards program, which recognizes two outstanding Marina citizens who have served the Marina community with distinction during the calendar year and over a period of years.

Highlights & Impact
■ The awards ceremony has been held at the American Legion every year. In 2022 the awards ceremony was held at the Spring Hill Suites at the Dunes in Marina.
■ Members of the public make the nominations; past recipients review the nominations and decide who should win.
■ The previous year’s recipients present the awards to the current year’s recipients.
■ The Marina Man and Woman of the Year awards ceremony is the only general fundraiser held by TMF, and it usually includes a silent auction.


2021 Marina Man and Woman of the Year Awards

The Marina Foundation is proud to continue this long running community awards program given annually to two outstanding Marina citizens.

Nominations are for individuals who have served the Marina community with distinction during the calendar year 2021 and over a period of years. Two awards – Man of the Year and Woman of the Year were presented on Saturday night, September 10th at the SpringHill Suites in Marina.

Nancy Amadeo was presented as Woman of the Year.

Terry Siegrist was honored as Man of the Year.

The nomination committee also elected to present Lenore Masterson with the Lifetime of Service Award.

We thank those who attended this special event to honor these very worthy recipients. 


Thank you to our sponsors of the 2022 awards presentation: Central Coast Federal Credit Union, Monterey Peninsula Engineering, First Pacific Financial Services, the Marina Club, and SpringHill Suites.        


Following are the Past Recipients of the Marina Man and Woman of the Year: