The Norwalk YMCA awarded its annual The Rev. Craig A. Mengel Leadership Award to Ned Lewis for his service as the Y's volunteer director of development. The award was presented at the Norwalk YMCA's annual Good Friday Prayer Breakfast at the Continental Manor in Norwalk.
The award is given in remembrance of Reverend Mengel, who was a strong supporter of the YMCA movement and a leader in the Fairfield County Christian Community. Lewis is also an attorney and has been general counsel and chief compliance officer for solar, wind energy and homeland defense businesses. He was also president of a legal foundation in New York City, a former member of the Darien Environmental Protection Commission and a Captain in the United States Army.