Louie Andrew to Receive Henry Kimberly Leadership Award
October 13, 2011 – Longtime Fond du Lac attorney Louie Andrew will receive the Henry Kimberly Spirit of Leadership Award for his volunteer efforts on behalf of EAA and the community. Andrew will be honored during the EAA Hall of Fame banquet on Thursday, October 27, at the EAA Aviation Center in Oshkosh. As part of the award, named for renowned Oshkosh business leader and EAA supporter Henry Kimberly, Andrew will receive a $1,000 prize that can be designated toward any of EAA’s programs.
Andrew’s advice, knowledge of the community and region, and passion for flight contribute to his effectiveness in his roles as interim chairman of EAA’s Board of Directors and an EAA vice president. He also serves as chairman of EAA’s executive committee and a director for the International Aerobatic Club.
He began flying at the Fond du Lac Airport at age 14, soloed on his 16th birthday, and obtained his private pilot certificate at age 17. Andrew, who holds single- and multi-engine land and instrument ratings, flies a Piper Aztec and an Aeronca Super Chief that are based at Fond du Lac Regional Airport.
Andrew, a University of Notre Dame and Marquette University Law School graduate, has been a practicing attorney in Fond du Lac for 45 years, specializing in corporate and real estate law. He also owns and operates Guaranty Service Group Inc., which operates seven title insurance offices and provides services to lenders in the state of Wisconsin and six other Midwestern states. Andrew and his wife, Sue, live in Fond du Lac and are parents of five children.
A limited number of tickets remain for the dinner and program, which begins with a 6 p.m. reception. Tickets are priced at $50 each, with banquet tables and supporter levels also available. To purchase tickets or for more information, click here or call 800-236-1025.