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Executive Excellence Award


The National Conference of Executives of The Arc bestows its highest honor on an individual whose career exemplifies the fulfillment of the mission, core values and position statements of The Arc. NCE exists to provide opportunities for the development of executives of The Arc to enable them to carry out the mission of The Arc and live up to the core values and position statements. The Executive Excellence award winner's career and accomplishments serves as a testimony to our collective mission. It is in this spirit that we recognize and salute an individual who has aspired to excellence through his/her words and deeds in the name of The Arc and those it serves.

Criteria for Nomination

The nominee must:

- Be an executive director of a chapter of The Arc

- Be a current member of NCE

- Have been employed in The Arc movement for at least 10 years

Judging Criteria

Show how the nominee's career accomplishments have supported and furthered The Arc's core values. In particular, demonstrates how the nominee has performed throughout his/her career in accordance with the core values of The Arc.

Please submit at least two (2) letters of support with your nomination, any press about the nominee, any other honors, etc.

Click here to make a nomination.