Keystone Leadership Awards

Since 1994, the Keystone Policy Center has proudly honored exemplary leaders and decision-makers who embody Keystone’s belief that lasting results are crafted by considering diverse perspectives and building consensus. Honorees are selected for their leadership, vision, outstanding problem-solving skills, and efforts to seek collaborative solutions to challenging issues.

The awards are presented annually at a dinner ceremony in Washington, D.C., attended by more than 400 leaders from industry, government, and the NGO community.

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June 8, 2016, The Newseum, Washington, D.C.
Master of Ceremonies — Shelby Coffey III, Newseum Vice Chair

LEADERSHIP IN ENERGY
The 51st State — an Initiative of the  Smart Electric Power Alliance

LEADERSHIP IN GOVERNMENT
U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.)

LEADERSHIP IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST
Judy Woodruff, Co-Anchor and Managing Editor of the PBS NewsHour

LEADERSHIP IN ENVIRONMENT
Wildlife Habitat Council,  General Motors, and  Toyota North America

SPIRIT OF KEYSTONE
John Echohawk, Executive Director of the Native American Rights Fund

FOUNDERS AWARD
Ken Powell, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of General Mills