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Silver Linings Gala

Past Gala Honorees


Ken Gemmell, in memory of
Marie, Devin and Cole Gemmell (2020)


Irma Poretsky, in memory of
Lester Poretsky (2019)


The Vilardo Family, in memory of
Dick and Jody Vilardo (2018)


Pamela Zembiec, in memory of her late husband,
Major Douglas Zembiec (2017)


Larry Kay & Meredith Rodnan and Richard & Rebecca Kay,
in memory of their mother, Shirley Kay (2016)


Jackie & Clay Ogg, in memory of their son,
Brendan Ogg (2015)


Michelle Freeman, in memory of
her late husband, Joshua Freeman (2014)



Jerry Gimmel Loyalty Award

Tori Tomlinson (2022)

Colleen Luzier (2021)

Jerry Gimmel, Gimmel, Weiman, Ersek, Blomberg & Lewis, P.A. (2020)




Steven Ornstein, EDGE Floral Event Designers (2019)

Toni Robinson (2018)

The Honorable Jeffrey Z. Slavin (2017)

Pam Hard (2016)

Jacquie Tennant (2016)

Sandra & Pete Bracken (2015)

Hospice Caring Trustees, Past & Present (2014)



The Honorable Craig Rice, Montgomery County Council (2020)


Corporate Leadership

Advanced Nursing + Home Support (2022)

New York Life (2021)

M&T Bank (2019)

Bar-T (2018)

Revere Bank (2017)

Shulman Rogers (2016)

Miller & Long Co., Inc. (2015)

Community Partnership


Leadership Montgomery (2022)


Montgomery Village Rotary Club (2021)

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