Rep. Betty McCollum (MN) was honored by The National Park Trust with the annual Bruce F. Vento Public Service Award at the Newseum. She's surrounded by 3M's Government Markets' Rob Council and Tom Geier.
NPT board chair Bill Brownell said she was honored for 16 years of support during the 2016 Centennial Year of the National Park Service. He's with NPT executive director Grace Lee and Sue Vento.
All guests received Buddy Bison's Yellowstone Adventure, released by National Geographic Society, from author Ilona Holland and NPT mascot Buddy Bison.