COLUMBIA — Al and Marjo Price were awarded the 2011 Outstanding Citizen Award by the Columbia Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday at the University Club.
Al Price, president of Boone County National Bank, has worked at the bank for more than 40 years. He has been both treasurer and vice president of The State Historical Society of Missouri, is a member of the Rotary Club, is a founding member of the Central Missouri Development Council and is a founding trustee of Columbia Independent School.
Marjo Price is a founding benefactor of the Stephens College Costume Museum and Research Library, a member of Calvary Episcopal Church and a member of the Rotary Club.
The winners of the Outstanding Citizen Award are nominated by peers and selected by a committee of the Chamber of Commerce. The award has been presented for the past 30 years to recognize resident who have made significant contributions to the community.