PhilanthropyMiami and The Miami Foundation share a passion for and recognize exceptional leadership. Each year, the Ruth Shack Leadership Award honors individuals under age 40 who reflect ethical leadership, dedication and service to Greater Miami, qualities embodied by president emeritus of The Miami Foundation, Ruth Shack.
The 2017 Ruth Shack Leadership Award recipient is Rebecca Fishman Lipsey. Click here to read about Rebecca’s role in building a hub of Miami changemakers.
Nominations for the 2018 Ruth Shack Leadership Award will open in January 2018. If you have any questions about the award, please contact Jordan De Leon, programs associate.
2015 | Felecia Hatcher, Code Fever and Black Tech Week
2014 | Saif Ishoof, City Year Miami
2013 | Amy Rosenberg, National YoungArts, Overtown Music Project founder
2012 | Daniel Diaz, Diaz Levya & Gil, PLLC
2011 | Jaret L. Davis, Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
2010 | Marlon Hill, Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel