The Rising Leader Award

Honoring Young People Who Demonstrate Authentic Leadership Every Day

THE LE HERRON RISING LEADER AWARD RECOGNIZES YOUNG PEOPLE IN UNION COUNTY WHO CONSISTENTLY DEMONSTRATE AUTHENTIC, SERVANT LEADERSHIP THAT IMPACTS OTHERS IN LONG TERM, POSITIVE WAYS.

About Le Herron

Mr. Herron’s legacy of servant leadership continues to evolve from his early experiences during World War II, his professional career as Scott’sMiracle-Gro CEO and now through mentoring growing leaders of today. Le inspires us through his valuable lessons and actions that remind us all what matters most. Le is a proud icon of Union County, Ohio. Here’s why:

About Le

Nominations

Do you know a teenager who’s actions demonstrate the very essence of what makes a future leader? We need your help because natural leaders are quite humble, allowing their genuine kindness of lifting others to possibly go unnoticed. Let’s recognize them and share their stories of tenacity, drive and influence for a better community.

Nominate Someone!

Ceremony

Accepted nominees and award finalists and families will be invited to a special event.

Ceremony Info
If you know a special teen in Union County who displays the genuine characteristics Mr. Herron identifies as necessary to impact others in significant ways, nominate them today for the Le Herron Rising Leader Award.
Union County Leaders

The deadline for nominations for the Le Herron Rising Leader Award will be April 22, 2021.