Jollota to be honored as 2012 First Citizen
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Pat Jollota will be honored Thursday as Clark County's 2012 First Citizen at the Hilton Vancouver Washington, 301 W. Sixth St.
A 4 p.m. reception will be followed by the award program at 5 p.m. Speakers include Mary Blanchette, executive director of the Arthur D. Curtis Children's Justice Center.
Jollota was a founder of the center and a board member for 20 years.
Jollota also served for 20 years as a Vancouver city councilor, and has written several books about local history.
The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington announced the award, given annually to a Clark County resident who has modeled exemplary citizenship through actions and service to the community.
Admission is $35.