2016 Kansas Health Champion logo

Each year the Kansas Governor's Council on Fitness recognizes one outstanding individual and one outstanding organization that have done exemplary work to model, encourage, and promote health and fitness in Kansas.

Awardees were honored at a reception on December 9th at the Governor's Council on Fitness meeting in Topeka.

KDHE 2016 Kansas Health Champion Press Release


  • 2016 Award Winners
  • Individuals
    • Nikki Allen
    • Missty Lechner - Honorable Mention
  • Organizations
    • Chanute Recreation Commission
    • Highland Community College Wellness Committee - Honorable Mention
  • Gallery of 2016 Winners*
2016 Health Champion Awards
  • 2015 Award Winners
  • Outstanding Service Award
    • Paula Clayton
  • Individuals
    • Mim McKenzie
    • Wendy Burton - Honorable Mention
  • Organizations
    • LiveWell Crawford County
    • City of Ottawa - Honorable Mention
  • Gallery of 2015 Winners*
2015 Health Champion Awards & Outstanding Service Award

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