PUSH Award Recipients

PUSH Award Recipients


Each year, the Coalition for a Healthy Community – Oxford Area recognizes an individual, group and/or agency with the PUSH Award. PUSH, People United for Safety & Health, seeks to honor those that work to further the mission of the Coalition in building a healthier community for all residents.

The following individuals and organizations have been recognized:

2009 – Talawanda High School Parent Initiative Team

2010 – Dr. Ellen Buerk, Oxford Pediatrics & Adolescents, Inc.

2011 – Dr. Susan Lipnickey and Mrs. Marianne Marconi, Coalition Co-Chairs

2012 – Dan Urra, Former Coalition Administrator

2013 – McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital

2014 – Mrs. Joan Burger-Holt, Community Counseling and Crisis Center

Miami University Police Department

2015 – David Prytherch, Safe Routes to School

Miami University Office of Student Wellness

2016 – Autumn Taylor, Creator of Rox the Fox

Night Watch Volunteer Group

2017 – Dr. Kip Alishio

Butler Behavioral Health Services Advisory Team