Elks Camarena Award Ceremony and Dinner Honoring Michael Pritchard
A Comedian with a Cause - Educating Youth about Preventing Drug Abuse & Mental Health Issues!
Michael Pritchard is one of the TOP COMEDIANS in America, having appeared on NBC, CBS, CNN, and he has performed with Robin Williams, Jay Leno, and Jerry Seinfeld.
He also has represented the standards of the Enrique Camarena Award criteria on a daily basis for 50 years. Early in his career Michael served as a Probation Officer in San Francisco and received the California Probation Officer of the Year award in 1980. The following are just a few of his numerous accomplishments and service in the Law Enforcement Areas in Marin County and throughout the USA:
*Core member of Marin County Schools Law Enforcement Partnership for 20 years
*Given hundreds of speeches on drug awareness, prevention & anti-bullying education
*2022 Marin Recognition Award for work with drug addicted and in-recovery parolees
*Entertainer for 4 Elks 1108 Camarena Award Events (2018-2021)
*Keynote Speaker for 2-day 1108 DAP 2019 Conference
*Long-term member, Marin County Parent University
*Keynote Speaker Elks SHINE teen suicide prevention event
As a Comedian and Actor Michael has:
*Been featured in TIME and PEOPLE magazines
*Appeared in feature films and TV shows: e.g. “The Right Stuff” and “Taxi"
*His voice has been used in commercials, cartoons, and STAR WARS films
Camarena Award Winner Michael Pritchard is truly an outstanding person and professional who takes daily action to educate others at all levels both in and outside the field of Law Enforcement. He is respected by everyone and can bring smiles to your eyes and tears to your heart. Come meet him in person!
Space is limited, so please reserve now on the Elks website link. Also see our webpage for a link to a special 4 part TV Series from CMCM "Interviews with Marin Law Enforcement Influencers."
Date and Time
Friday Apr 28, 2023 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
Friday April 28th 5:00pm - 8:30pm
5:00pm - 5:45pm Sign-In, Appetizers & No-host Bar
5:45 Awards Presentation to Michael Pritchard
7:00 Dinner & Dessert
San Rafael Elks Lodge (former Boyd Mansion)
1312 Mission Ave. (top of C Street)
San Rafael, CA 94109