North County Inc. Awards Community Leaders

First row, left to right: Natissia Small, Ed.D.; Erica Henderson; Cheryl Latham

Second row; left to right: John Londoff, Jr.; City of Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider accepting on behalf of Howard Nimmons, CPA, CFA; Lisa Cagle accepting on behalf of Bi-State Development Research Institute; Julie Hahn accepting on behalf of Ritenour International Welcome Center; Julie Kampschroeder

Third row, left to right: Mike Fulton,Ed.D; Bob Hueke, Jr.; Chief Tim Lowery; City of Vinita Park Mayor James McGee; John Caravelli; Chief Frank Minnini

St. Louis, Mo, May 23, 2018 – North County Incorporated (NCI) honored several area leaders for their contributions and commitment to the North County region at its May 18th  41st Annual Leadership Breakfast. More than 525 business, civic and community leaders attended the sold-out event.

“NCI is pleased to recognize our North County exceptional leaders. It’s so awe-inspiring to know these individuals are motivated to work hard every day, because they believe in North County and all that it offers,” said NCI President and CEO, Rebecca Zoll.

Awards and recipients include:

Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider accepts Leadership Award for Howard Nimmons at NCI Annual Breakfast from NCI pres Rebecca Zoll.

Elmer Belsha Leadership Award, presented to an individual making a positive impact in the community.

  • Howard Nimmons, CPA, CFA, Howard Nimmons Wealth Management

Business Development Leadership Award, presented to individuals positively affecting economic development of North County.

  • Erica Henderson, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
  • John Londoff, Jr., Johnny Londoff Chevrolet

SLEDP’s Erica Henderson receives NCI Business Leadership Award at 2018 Annual Breakfast from NCIs Rebecca Zoll.

Johnny Londoff Jr. accepts NCI Community Development Award at 2018 annual leadership breakfast.

Bi-State Research Institutes Lisa Cagle accepts 2018 NCI Community Development Award.

Community Development Leadership Award, presented to individuals benefitting youth, residents or civic organizations.

  • Bi-State Development Research Institute
  • Ritenour International Welcome Center
  • Natissia Small, Ed.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis

NCI Board Chair Dr. Chris Killbride presents 2018 NCI Community Development Award to Ritenour Internations Welcome Center representatives.

Dr. Natissa Small accepts 2018 NCI Community Development Award from NCI Chair Dr. Chris Killbride.

Pattonville School District’s Dr. Mike Fulton is honored with NCI 2018 Public Service Award.

Public Service Leadership Award, presented to individuals, elected, appointed or employed by a public body who is making a positive impact on the community they serve.

  • Mike Fulton, Ed.D., Pattonville School District
  • Cheryl Latham, Hazelwood School Board of Education
  • Chief Tim Lowery, City of Florissant Police Department
  • Mayor James McGee, City of Vinita Park
  • Chief Frank Mininni, City of Normandy Police Department

Hazelwood School District Board of Education’s Cheryl Latham receives 2018 NCI Public Service Award.

City of Florissant’s Chief of Police Tim Lowery recognized with 2018 NCI Public Service Award.

Vinita Parks Mayor James McGee accepts 2018 NCI Public Service Award.

Normandy Police Chief Frank Mininni honored with 2018 NCI Public Service Award.

Citizens Bank’s John Caravelli honored with 2018 NCI Special Recognition Award.

Special Recognition Leadership Award, presented to individuals who, through business and philanthropy, exemplify leadership and service dedicated to helping others and improving the community.

  • John Caravelli, Citizens National Bank-Florissant
  • Bob Huneke, Jr., Community News
  • Julie Kampschroeder, Ritenour School District

Community News’ Bob Huneke Jr. honored with 2018 NCI Special Recognition Award.

Ritenour School District’s Julie Kampschroeder accpts 2018 NCI Special Recognition Award.

St. Louis County Police present colors at 2018 NCI Annual Leadership Breakfast.

Monsignor Mark Ullrich Gives Invocation at NCI Annual Breakfast.

MC Art Holiday of KSDK greets guests at NCI Annual Breakfast 2018.

NCI Board Chair recognizes Trinity Catholic High School’s Sister Karl Mary Winkelmann at NCI Annual Breakfast.

NCI extends its appreciation to the outstanding McClure High School choir from Florissant – Ferguson School District who performed the empowering song, “Rise Up” by Andra Day at our 41st Annual Leadership Breakfast on May 18. Listening to their beautiful voices was the perfect way to begin our Annual Breakfast. The words to the song embody our mission of working togeter to improve quality of life for all. These impressive students our future leaders, and North County looks forward to their continued success in school and beyond!


Thank You to Our 2018 Sponsors




Christian Hospital

City of Hazelwood

Enterprise Holdings

Jennings School District

Mercy Health

The Boeing Company

US Bank



Bi-State Development

Bommarito Auto Group

Commerce Bank

Greater North County Chamber of Commerce

Johnny Londoff Chevrolet

McBride Homes

Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District

NorthPark Partners

St. Louis Community College
– Florissant Valley

Valley Industries






North County Incorporated

8225 Florissant Rd., Suite 11
St. Louis, MO 63121
phone: (314) 895-6241


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