La Jolla Community Center picks Citizen of the Year


The La Jolla Community Center hosted its annual Patron Appreciation Reception on Nov. 7 “to thank all of our long-time members and supporters for all that they do to help us succeed,” said executive director Nancy Walters. Last year, the center initiated a Citizen of the Year award and this year’s award went to City Council President Pro Tem Sherri Lightner in recognition of her service and dedication to the Community Center. Also honored was Ruth Yansick, CEO of the Board of the Community Center, in grateful appreciation of her sustained vision and impactful stewardship.