2017 AYC Changemaker Award Winner – Sam Killermann

VISION, OPPORTUNITIES AND AWARDS FOR AUSTIN PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY PRESENTED AT 4TH ANNUAL STATE OF AYC

The Austin Young Chamber (AYC) hosted its 4th Annual State of AYC program on Friday, February 17, 2017… A highlight of the program’s agenda was the announcement of its ChangeMaker Award, presented by University Federal Credit Union, to Chelsea Elliott, founder and executive director of the half Helen Foundation, and Sam Killermann, director of creativity at hues.

The AYC ChangeMaker Award is presented to individuals who have a vision for the community and who are working hard to make that vision a reality. After a record number of nominations from the community, Elliot and Killermann were honored for their work in providing vision and hearing screenings to the community and educating millions on social justice, respectively.