David Hisel was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the August 1st meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one of the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Dave was presented the award in the form of a commemorative plaque and a gift certificate contributed by Alloro Wine Bar and Restaurant.
Dave is a member of Bandon’s School Board, elected to his seat in June of 2020. This continues much of his early volunteer work that has focused on youth development in Bandon. For example, He served as Committee Chair and Volunteer Area Director for Young Life. He coached a variety of youth sports teams in the area including soccer, basketball, baseball, and softball, serving as Vice President for both youth baseball and soccer. He also has been a volunteer reader for SMART.
Dave has also been active in the area’s service clubs. He served as past chair of Bandon’s Kiwanis and is a Rotarian.
Dave has also played a major role in other community organizations. He served on Bandon Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors as well as the Greater Bandon Association’s Board of Directors. He is also a very active volunteer on GBA’s Economic Development Committee.
The Greater Bandon Association will be honoring one of Bandon’s many volunteers that are making a difference in the community each month. Nominations for the September award should be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to P.O. Box 161 by close of business on August 31st.