Herbert G. Klein Memorial Award Finalists Named

Six members of the Impact San Diego Class of 2019 have been nominated by their fellow program participants for the Herbert G. Klein Memorial Award for Exemplary Leadership. Named for the late journalist, government spokesman and community leader, the award recognizes a member of the Impact class who has not only made a significant leadership contribution to our community, but also has demonstrated potential to effect further change upon graduation from Impact.

The six finalists for the 2019 award are:


Justin Lipford
Director of Community Engagement at Youth & Family Services
YMCA of San Diego County



Stacey Moore
California Advisors, Planning & Research



Katie Nieri
Corporate Communications Manager
Sempra Energy



Shelly Parks
Director of Programs
Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank



Phil Senescall 
Director of Sales & CFO
Professional Maintenance Systems



Kenia Zamarripa
Director of International Business Affairs
San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce


The recipient of the Herbert G. Klein Memorial Award will be announced at the Impact Class of 2019 graduation on the evening of Thursday, June 13th at The New Children’s Museum. The event is open to the public; register here.