The Fire Safety Commendation Award and Medal were presented to President Thomas Y. (Jay) Johnson, Jr. of the Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., at the George Washington Chapter meeting of the Sons of the American Revolution on January 10, 2015. The presentation was made by President Dwight E.
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The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra concert on Sunday, February 15, at the George Washington Masonic National Memorial was the first occasion for viewing the 2015 Legend Traveling Exhibition. The photographs were displayed again the next day at the George Washington Birthday Breakfast hosted by the Friendship Veterans Fire Engine Association.
Commonwealth Academy students made such an impression on Living Legends of Alexandria Founder Nina Tisara at last April’s Day of Remembrance at Market Square that she asked them if they would help chronicle the lives of the 2015 Legends.
2011 Living Legend Lynnwood Campbell was presented the Reverend Ben Lynt Distinguished Service Award at the George Washington Birthday Breakfast. The award is named in honor of Rev. Lynt who served as pastor of Alexandria’s Second Presbyterian Church for 44 years and is presented annually to an Alexandria citizen, business or municipal leader.
2010 Living Legend of Alexandria David Speck, Managing Director-Investments with the Speck-Caudron Investment Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, has been honored by the firm with the Wells Fargo Advisors Spirit Award.