2018 Citizen of the Year
Becky Steele has been a member of the City of Aliso Viejo’s volunteer program since 2002. She has worked just about every City event and volunteered many additional hours at City Hall filling in as receptionist and for Community Services mailing projects, pre-event preparation and data entry. She led the stretching before our Walk with the Mayor events. Last year alone, Becky donated 180 hours to our City. At the same time, Becky has volunteered for the SoCal Council on Aging (received award for 2017 Friendly Visitor Program Volunteer of the Year). She is also a volunteer balance coach for the national A Matter of Balance falls prevention program for seniors.
Becky’s unwavering dedication to volunteerism and the citizens of Aliso Viejo is certainly unsurpassed.
2018 Youth of the Year
Kaylin is a graduate of St. Mary’s School who completed an incredible 18-month Community Project based on music and music education at Pretend City Children’s Museum in Irvine. Through ingenuity, creativity and perseverance, Kaylin was able to raise $30,000 to make the new music room possible, which serves to engage kids in the wonders of music, dance and song.
Kaylin serves as a shining example for others to follow and epitomizes our motto of “Live Life Inspired.”