Benji Hammons, a former UNITE Service Corps member with AmeriCorps, receive the National Service Alumni Award for her volunteer and service contributions at the 23rd Annual Kentucky Governor’s Service Awards on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda. Hammons, a Laurel County resident who served as an AmeriCorps member at Cold Hill Elementary School from 2014-16, was among 15 individuals and four groups from across the state to be recognized by Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton and Executive Cabinet Secretary Scott Brinkman. Lt. Governor Hampton said these winners are truly the definition of “servant leadership” and every day they rise to the challenge of improving the Commonwealth.