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Awards & Recognition

Throughout her career, Rathbun has received numerous awards for outstanding community relations, event planning and marketing communication projects. Many were first-place and best-of-show winners.

Awards
  • 2013 PACE Award of Excellence in Special Events for "Governor Snyder's Visit to Midwest Bus"
  • 2010 Community Relations Pinnacle (first place) & Best of Show Awards for Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital’s AL!VE Phase One entry in the Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America’s annual PACE Awards
  • 2010 Capital Area Health Alliance Community Service Award for Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital
  • 2010 Public Affairs Pinnacle Award for Kids Still Count in Laingsburg Sinking Fund Millage Renewal Campaign from the Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America’s annual PACE Awards
  • 2010 Award of Excellence from the Healthcare Marketing Association for hgbhealth.com, Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital’s redesigned Web site
  • 2008 Pinnacle Award in Electronic Media from the Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America’s annual PACE Awards for hgbhealth.com, Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital’s new Web site
  • 2007 Pinnacle Award in the Annual Report category for the Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital 2006-07 Annual Guide & Physicians Directory from CMPRSA.
  • 2004 Award of Excellence from CMPRSA for International Walk to School Day 2003, a project of the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health & Sports
  • 2004 Honorable Mention from PRSA’s East Central District for International Walk to School Day 2003
2014 Mission Award from Shiawassee Regional Chamber
Recognition & Honors

  • 2014 Mission Award, Shiawassee Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • 2012 PACE Maker of the Year, Public Relations Society of America - Central Michigan Chapter
  • Accredited in Public Relations (APR), Public Relations Society of America 1998
  • 2009 Laingsburg Business & Community Association Businessperson of the Year; nominated again in 2011
  • 2006 Certificate of Appreciation for outstanding service and commitment to the Laingsburg Business & Community Association
  • Past President’s Award, Public Relations Society of America, Central Michigan Chapter
  • Mentor of the Year Award from Ned S. Hubbell Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America, 1999