Citizen of the Year Award

The Bill Kersten Outstanding Citizen of the Year award is proudly presented by the Liberty Area Chamber of Commerce. It was established in memory of Bill Kersten, a person who was devoted to Liberty and the betterment of others.

The award recognizes an individual who has made a noteworthy contribution over and above regular employment duties during the current year and/or multiple years. Outstanding contributions and community service include education, health, fundraising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, or any other area that contributes to the advancement and well-being of our community.

Nominations must be received by Friday, November 22nd, 2023, at 5 pm.

The award will be presented during the Jingle Bell Bash event on December 2, 2023. Click here for more information or to register for the event.

We're sorry, the nomination deadline has expired. Please contact our office at 816-781-5200 if you have any questions.