2019 Greater Columbus Area St. Patrick’s Day Honorees

2019 Greater Columbus Area Irish Honorees:

Daughters of Erin

Irishwoman of the Year: Carolyn Collins
Woman of the Year: Sharon Selby, President
Member of the Year: Dawn Peterson

Clann Na nGael Honoree

Judge John A. Connor, who died December 2018, just after the award was announced


Emerald Society

Member of the Year, Sara Cross


Shamrock Club of Columbus

Irishman of the Year, Rich Finn

2019 Parade Marshal, Rick Ralston

Members of the Year, Dan & Penny Giesemann

President Awards, Laurie Lapinskas and Anna Vollmer

Shamrock Club Pic L to R – Maureen Ginley, Penny Giesemann Volunteer of the Year; Tony Hatem, President; Laurie Lapinskas, Anna Vollmer
2 row L to R; Rich Finn, Irish Man of the Year; Nancy Murphy, Amy Fulton, Christine McConahy-Harris; Board members;
Backrow L to R; Jamie Porter, Board Member; Jay Fulton, Board Member; Andy Shuman, Secretary; George Doyle Gamber, Vice President; Dan Giesemann, Volunteer of the Year.



Ancient Order of Hibernians, Patrick Pearse Division

Commodore Barry Recipient: Chris Fulcher
Hibernian of the Year: Deacon Roger Minner,
Pic Desc: Past President Chris Konik; Commodore Berry Award, Chris Fulcher; Hibernian of the Year, Deacon Roger Minner; President Scott Partika

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Countess de Markievicz Division

Member of the Year, Katie Sommers

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