The 2013 winner of the National Young Leader and Heather Rumsey Memorial Award was announced last week during the social evening at Green Expo Sydney. The 2013 honors went to Sarah Peacock (Formerly of Jamberoo Native Nursery) who narrowly edged-out Leigh Brennan of Andreasens Green for the title.
Sarah was awarded the trophy by Gary Eyles who was instrumental in the establishment of the Heather Rumsey Memorial Award in 2009 and NGIA CEO Robert Prince.
In 2014, the National Young Leader and the Heather Rumsey Memorial Award will be presented within the Nursery & Garden Industry Awards as the ‘Heather Rumsey Young Leader Award’.
Entries for the 2014 Heather Rumsey Young Leader Award open on 24 June 2013.
For details on the 2014 awards CLICK HERE