The Sister Bay Advancement Association (SBAA) has awarded the 2018 Sister Bay Volunteer of the Year award to Sally and Jeff Pfeifer. Sally and Jeff have been residents of Sister Bay for more than 30 years, and have two daughters, Mollie and Allison. They look forward to being grandparents for the first time early next year.
Sally helped establish the Northern Door branch of the YMCA, serving as its first director, and continues to be active as an instructor and YMCA Board member. She also worked as an insurance agent at the Thomas/Pfeifer Insurance Agency. She currently serves on the Board of the Door County Medical Center, Sister Bay Moravian Church, and is a past member of the Gibraltar School Board.
Jeff was the owner of the Thomas/Pfeifer Insurance Agency in Sister Bay for many years and continues to work as an agent for them. Jeff volunteers as the treasurer for the Sister Bay Bays baseball team and is a former shortstop for the team. He also volunteers his time as a Peninsula State Park Ski Trail Groomer. Jeff has served on the Sister Bay Village Planning Committee as well as the Gibraltar Schools Facility Committee and Booster Club.
Sally and Jeff will ride as the parade marshals in the 73rd Annual Fall Festival Parade at 11 am on Oct. 13. In addition, the SBAA will make a contribution in their name to the charity of their choice.