This award is presented annually to USMS registered individuals whose volunteer service has contributed to the growth, improvement, or success of U.S. Masters Swimming locally, regionally, and/or nationally. Dot Donnelly was a member of USMS at its inception and tirelessly served as a coach, meet director, and ambassador for our organization. She served on the USMS Executive Committee as its elected Secretary for four years. Following that, Dot maintained the USMS National Office from her home for many years.

Individuals are selected based on their contributions that align with the USMS goals and objectives. To make a nomination, use the official nomination form and include how the nominee’s contributions impacted the club, LMSC, or USMS.

Nominations are due by July 1