Hank Jepsen, left and Gary Kling of the Oro Valley Kiwanis Clubunload a Christmas tree in 2008.

Jim Davis

Hank Jepsen, an Oro Valley businessman who started the Oro Valley Business Club, received a lifetime achievement award from the Southern Arizona chapter of Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE).

Jepsen receives the award Feb. 5 at Oro Valley Country Club. He started the Oro Valley Business Club in 2009. It now has nearly 100 members.

Contact reporter Phil Villarreal at pvillarreal@azstarnet.com or 573-4130.