Peter Posner – Officer of the Most Excellent Order

Date: 18 June 2013

Peter Posner
The World Alliance of YMCAs is delighted to share the news that Peter Posner has been awarded an “O.B.E.” in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.  In receiving this honour, Peter is an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for Services to the YMCA in the UK and Abroad.  With this honour, Peter is being recognized for his achievements as an outstanding leader in England, Europe, and around the World for his service.  In the next few months, he will go to Buckingham Palace to receive his medal.  Peter’s family – Gill, Helen and Claire – will  join him at the ceremony.   

Peter Posner’s YMCA career of service covers more than 25 years and we are very grateful to him.  Please join me in celebrating Peter’s outstanding years of service and this extraordinary accomplishment.

Johan Vilhelm Eltvik