NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED

 

 

ABOUT THE PROGRAM - Women of Influence recognizes outstanding female leaders in the South Puget Sound. Honorees are selected for their achievement in community, business, government, military and/or nonprofit sectors. The panel of judges, comprised of previous years' honorees, may also name rising stars and a Military Award honoree, when applicable.

ELIGIBILITY- Nominees/Applicants must work/reside  in Pierce, Thurston or South King Counties.

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"The venue and decorations were fabulous, as was the food and ambience.  Very, very well done. Thank you for the opportunity to speak and sponsor. You can count on me next year for sponsorship and I'll put some pressure on others as well... particularly for the persons that I nominate!"
- Renee Ries, Fairchild Record Search, Women of Influence 2014 Sponsor

 

"I want to take a moment and thank you and your team for hosting such a lovely event. I was thrilled to be honored as a Woman of Influence and was made to feel very special at the ceremony. I know how much work goes into such events and was deeply grateful for all your efforts!"
- Jean Carr, SCJ Alliance, 2014 Women of Influence Honoree

 

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Women of Influence Past Honorees

2014 - supplement

Jean Carr

Robin Lucas

Denise McCluskey

Mary Pontarolo

Julie Tappero

 Lifetime Achievement

Lois Bernstein

 Rising Star

Rosie Martinson

2013 - supplement

Jan Brazzell, PhD video

Heather Burgess video

Ruby Chambers video

April Gibson video

Elizabeth "Bett" Lucas video

 Lifetime Achievement

Debbie Regala video

2012 

Tanya Andrews

Rachael Costner

Maureen Fife

Dyann Lyon

Military Award

Jasmin Shackelford

 Lifetime Achievement

Neel Parikh


2011

Carol 'Cha Cha' Andersen

Miriam Barnett

Quindola Crowley

Linda Danforth

P J Hummel

Carolyn McDougal

Madelin White

Victoria Woodards


2010

Liz Dunbar

Linda Jadwin

Helen McGovern

Kathleen Olson

Renee Ries

Melanie Manista-Rushforth

Amber Thiel

Lilly Warnick


2009

Deanna Cleaveland

Carlene Joseph

Babe Lehrer

Connie Lovelady

Jan Teague

Julie Washburn

Angelique Wilson


2008

Kim Farnes

Rita Hutcheson

Jill Kenly

Cecelia Loveless

Dawn Lucien

Vicky Mohler

Cyndi Wikstrom


2007

Julie Anderson

Laurie Jinkins 

Heidi Grace Kress

Joyce McDonald 

Carol Milgard

Lisa Skari

Claudia Thomas 


2006

Hazel Farber


Mary Gates


Theresa Pan Hosley


Griselda "Babe" Lehrer


Lisa McCormick

Hope Moore

Nola Renz

Jane Russell


2005

Tami Garrow


Judy Hosea


Carol Mitchell


Helen Myrick


Pamela Transue



2004

Lea Armstrong


Julie Darby


Grace Kendall


Dawn Lucien


Sharon McGavick


Kathy Martin


Mary Moss


Sondra Purcell


Andrea Riniker

Sharon Snuffin


Beth Willis



2003

Melanie Dressel 


Kathy Baros Friedt 


Barbara A. Gregg


Merle Hemphill

Kathleen A. Houston 

Michele Johnson

Sandra Miller


Amanda Price 

Linda Thomas

Juli Wilkerson

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Women of Influence

Event: September 30, 2015
Nominations for 2015 are closed
 



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