Ambassador of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding service by a member of the Metro Chamber’s premier volunteer group, whose members serve as ombudsmen for the organization.
—Burnie Lenau is owner of Lawnman Inc., a Sacramento-based lawn maintenance and landscape contractor. He is chair of the Metro Chamber’s Ambassadors and this year helped take the committee through a major reorganization. He has been a staunch supporter of Metro Chamber activities and attends many public and civic meetings. As one person said, “Burnie is at every important city council meeting—he is everywhere.” He is a 2007 graduate of the Metro Chamber’s Leadership Sacramento program and in 2008 will be one captain of the Metro Chamber’s annual Capitol-to-Capitol Trip to Washington, D.C. His service to the Metro Chamber and the community has made him an outstanding Ambassador.