Paula Knight

Year inducted: 2016
Primary patrol: Mount Southington, Connecticut

Paula joined NSP in 1977. She served as Connecticut's first female region director. She also served as region OEC advisor, Senior testing coordinator, and Eastern Division OEC assistant supervisor and OEC supervisor. Paula has served and chaired many national level committees, including the OEC Evaluation Committee, the OEC Module for the Senior Program, and the OEC Test Bank Committee.

Paula received National Appointment Number 7249 in 1990, a Meritorious Service Award, three Yellow Merit Stars, and the Eastern Division Outstanding Administrator Award. Additional awards include Connecticut Region Patroller of the Year, Connecticut Region Outstanding Instructor, and the Connecticut Region Director's Award. On her home patrol, she was honored with as patroller of the year and earned the Outstanding Mentor Award.