Desaray Odekirk Service Award–
During the CEDA National Tournament, the CEDA President,
Executive Council, along with consultation of the Tournament Host when
necessary, will determine recipient(s) worthy of the Desaray Odekirk Service
Award. The award, unlimited in number, shall be presented to any person(s)
making a significant contribution to the hosting, management, preparation of
that years CEDA National Tournament.
Consideration of recipient(s) should take into account work
in preparing for the tournament, work during the tournament, hospitality
provided, service to the operation of the tournament. Typically this person
will be someone integral to the tournament and its operation that is not
otherwise part of the CEDA governance structure that would ordinarily be
involved in running the National Tournament. These should serve as guiding
principles and are not exhaustive of attributes to consider.