Events

Since 1994, Keystone Policy Center has proudly honored exemplary leaders and decision-makers who embody the Center’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 consensus-based solutions to challenging issues.

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

Leadership Awards Dinner

22nd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner

June 10, 2015, The Newseum, Washington, DC

Congratulations to all our 2015 honorees and thanks to everyone who supported this event!

Master of Ceremonies—Shelby Coffey III, Newseum Vice Chair

LEADERSHIP IN ENVIRONMENT
Cargill, McDonald’s and Greenpeace for their collaboration on the Brazilian soy moratorium

LEADERSHIP IN ENERGY
Doyle N. Beneby, President & CEO, CPS Energy
presented by The Honorable Julián Castro

LEADERSHIP IN GOVERNMENT
Delaware Governor Jack Markell
presented by The Honorable Chris Coons

LEADERSHIP IN EDUCATION
Ariela Rozman, CEO, The New Teacher Project
presented by The Honorable Kaya Henderson, Chancellor, DC Public Schools

LEADERSHIP IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST
Chuck Todd, NBC News: Meet the Press
presented by Shelby Coffey III, Vice Chair, The Newseum

SPIRIT OF KEYSTONE
The Honorable Ernest Moniz, U.S. Secretary of Energy
presented by Daniel Yergin, Vice Chair, IHS and Founder, Cambridge Energy Research Associates