Nominations Form

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Nominations Form 2020

Nomination Criteria

Nominations are now open for 2020’s Living Legends.  Living Legend nominations will be based on the following criteria:

CRITERION 1. The Nominee has led the creation of something new or the redevelopment of something established that has significantly and positively impacted the quality of life in the City of Alexandria and serves as inspiration to others.


CRITERION 2. The Nominee has demonstrated noteworthy, substantial, and sustained contributions that significantly and positively have impacted the quality of life in the City of Alexandria and serve as inspiration to others, through a significant period of years of service in leadership and/or project management roles, including on boards, commissions, committees, and/or organizations.

Nominations MUST address one or both of the above criteria, answer each question under the criterion, and contain only factually accurate information. Include not more than five pages of relevant, factual details and examples that support the Nominee’s contributions and their impact, because decisions on selected Legends are based solely on the information provided.

Note: Nominees need not reside in the City of Alexandria but must satisfy either or both of the above criteria. Only single individuals or a team of two persons working together are eligible to be nominated. If a team of two persons is nominated, they must be nominated for collaborating on the same innovation, project, program, or achievement.  Public employees are eligible to be nominated, but the basis of their contributions MUST be above and beyond the responsibilities of their jobs. Anyone running for or holding an elected office is not eligible for nomination, nor are current members of the Living Legends of Alexandria Board of Directors or any employees and agents of the organization.


What one sentence best describes what makes the Nominee stand based on exemplary and lasting contribution(s) that that have significantly impacted the quality of life?
Describe what was created/redeveloped. What dates or period(s) of time did this take place? What significant roles and contributions did the Nominee fulfill? Which communities were served? What was the impact, status, and sustainability of the creation or redevelopment? What legacy was created by the Nominee? Other.
Describe the nature of Nominee’s contributions and their significance. What were the Nominee’s service and capacities with boards, commissions, committees, civic or nonprofit organizations? What were the dates and length of contributions and service? Which communities were served? What was the impact of the Nominee’s contributions? Were contributions ongoing and beyond the Nominee’s job responsibilities? What legacy was created by the Nominee?
The nomination may include NO MORE than five pages of supporting documentation.
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