On Wednesday, January 23, 2013, Andie was honored, along with 6 others, including two that died serving our country, at The 2012 Newsmakers of the Year Banquet hosted by the Royal Rosarians.
[NOTE: presented links go their respective video segments]
- Allen Fonseca, a Macy’s employee, was presented by Shauna Parsons, News Anchor, FOX KPTV-12
- Joe McFerrin, President and CEO of Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center was presented by Helen Silvis, Multi-Media Editor, The Skanner
- Andie Proskus was presented by Jeff Gianola, News Anchor, KOIN 6
- PFC Andrew Keller, represented by his family, was presented by Christina Lent, Managing Editor, Beaverton Valley Times
- Marcos Ugarte was presented by Dave Salesky, Weather Anchor, KATU 2
- Zack Gallinger-Long, in support of his brother Ryley, and other veterans and their issues, was presented by Nancy Townsley, Editor, Forest Grove News Times
- Julius Achon, an Olympian from Uganda, represented by a friend, was presented by Laura Porter, News Reporter KGW TV 8
Please see the third photo below for more details of each one presented with an award.
The video segments can be found for Angle 01 (via JVC Everio).
Angle 02 (via web cam): [If the video does not show up the first time, refresh the page; has something to do with the video being embedded from Facebook.]