Pillars of Excellence Awards Dinner



Jim Freund

General Barry McCaffrey Award Winner
For extraordinary leadership and advocacy. Jim's hard work, bravery, and passion to change how this country responds to addiction is an inspiration to all and proof that together, we are capable of building a future where fewer lives are lost to this disease and help exists for those who need it. 


Addiction Policy Forum's National Leadership Conference Awards Dinner

The Pillar of Excellence Awards recognize innovators across our field, including prevention, treatment, research, and criminal justice.

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2019 Pillar of Excellence Awards Dinner Photos

"You were assigned this mountain to show others it can be moved."

- Jessica Hulsey Nickel
Thank you to our sponsors who made this year's event possible