Newest Los Alamos Living Treasures Honored

The audience listens to Living Treasures Board Member Pauline Schneiders. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

Staff report

The three newest Los Alamos Living Treasures were honored at an Awards Ceremony Sunday. Lee Builta, Rosmarie Frederickson and Craig Martin join a distinguished group of Los Alamos citizens honored since 1999 for their contributions to the community.

Friends, colleges and fellow volunteers stepped forward to tell stories of how the three Treasures had impacted the community and their own lives. Read biographies of the three new Living Treasures here.

Living Treasures of Los Alamos welcomes nominations for future Treasures. Visit to see guidelines, as well as photos and bios of all of the Los Alamos Living Treasures.

Los Alamos National Bank is the official sponsor of Living Treasures. Contributions are welcome and appreciated.

Pauline Schneider presents Lee Builta with a certificate honoring him as a Los Alamos Living Treasure. Photo by Bonnie J. Goron/
Pauine Schneider, right prepares to present Rosmaire Frederickson with a medallion honoring her as a Living Treasure. Photo by Bonnie J. Goron/
Craig Martin receives his Living Teasures medallion from Pauline Schneider. Photo by Bonnie J. Goron/
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