The ATHENA Leadership Awards presented for the first time ever in the state of Vermont!
The finalists for the ATHENA Leadership Award:
Lisa Dion, Lecturer University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
Jen Kimmich, Owner The Alchemist, Stowe, VT
Jeanne A. Morrissey, J.A. Morrissey, Inc., Williston, VT
The finalists for the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award:
Gwen Pokalo, Center for Women & Enterprise, Burlington, VT
Katie Staley, Union 32 High School, Richmond, VT
Anne Watson, Mayor City of Montpelier, VT – City Government, Montpelier, VT
The evening will be filled with music, dancing, dinner, a word from guest speaker, Corinne Prevot, owner of Skida, and the announcement and award presentation to the final award recipients! This is one event you don’t want to miss!
The ATHENA Leadership Award® was inspired by the goddess of Greek mythology known for her strength, courage, wisdom and enlightenment. The ATHENA Leadership Award® embodies these qualities in their leadership model and honors women who strive toward their highest level of accomplishment, leadership, mentorship and advocacy for women. The ATHENA Leadership Award® celebrates the potential of all women professionally and in a community.
The ATHENA Leadership Award® is a very prestigious recognition presented to a person who provides significant mentoring and direction to women professionals. The nominee actively supports and encourages women in reaching their full leadership potential by acting as a role model within the workplace and community.
The ATHENA Young Professional Award® honors emerging women leaders who demonstrate excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession. The ATHENA Young Professional Award® recognizes women 40 years old or younger who must also demonstrate their commitment to service by contributing time and energy to improving the quality of life of others in the community while serving as a role model for young women both personally and professionally.
Register now to guarantee your seat at what is sure to be one of the most prestigious award ceremonies in the state!