UD 2023 Impact Award - accepting nominations through June 9

Friday, June 9, 2023

SPOKANE, Wash., May 1, 2023—The University District Development Association is accepting nominations for its 2023 Impact Award.

Launched in 2017, the Impact Award honors those who serve by example, who are highly effective leaders and selfless collaborators, who inspire and spark social change, who transform and improve the University District (UD), and who are truly invested in the well-being of its diverse community.

Previous Impact Award recipients include Dave and Mari Clack (2017), Kim Pearman-Gillman (2019), Dean Allen (2020), Jim Sheehan (2021), and Kim Zentz (2022).

To nominate an individual or organization for the award, please see this document for full instructions. Nominations are due by June 9, 2023, and the 2023 award will be presented at the November 1, 2023, University District board retreat.


The University District is a place where business and education grow together to create a collaborative, healthy, and prosperous region. The University District uses its unique connectivity to create shared community wellness and vibrancy by developing the infrastructure and programming that enable a globally recognized hub of education, innovation, research, and health care. Find out more at www.spokaneudistrict.org.