Planner of the Year: To a planner who has made noteworthy contributions to the field of planning over a sustained period.
Planning efficacy: Demonstrate how the nominee has promoted effective planning practices.
Contributions in the field: Describe significant contributions the nominee makes toward achieving community goals or solving problems by using planning principles.
Diplomacy: How does the nominee encourage greater understanding about planning by the community/clients being served?
What special qualities does this planner have?