After the awards ceremony.
Regina Nicol, (KS Travel and Tourism staff)
Erika Nelson (World's Largest Collection of World's Smallest Versions of World's Largest Things)
Rosslyn Schultz (Grassroots Art Center)
In October of 2008, Lucas was presented the 2008 Governor's Award for Tourism.
The award was presented as part of the annual conference of the members of Travel Industry Association of Kansas (TIAK).