ATHENA LEADERSHIP AWARD NOMINATION INSTRUCTIONS

The Athena Award is presented to leaders across professional sectors. The rich history, international scope and focus on mentorship distinguish it as one of the most prestigious leadership awards one can receive. In this way the award is designed to celebrate individuals who have achieved excellence in their profession, have served the community in a meaningful way and have assisted and mentored women in their attainment of professional goals and leadership skills.

We encourage you to complete and submit the following nomination form to nominate a deserving candidate, female or male.


You can submit nominations all year round! However, the cut off for nominations will be March 15th of each year.

NOMINATE! PARTICIPATE!
CELEBRATE 25 YEARS OF ATHENA IN GRATIOT COUNTY!

Click Here for Athena Nomination Form

DATE / TIME

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 12 pm – 1:30 pm

EVENT LOCATION

Masonic Pathways Doig Chapel

FEES / ADMISSION

Individual Tickets: $15
Sponsorship’s available

CONTACT INFORMATION

Submit questions and nominations to gratiotathena@gmail.com

APPLICATION CRITERIA:

  • PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP | Demonstrates excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession.
  • COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP | Provides valuable service to improve the quality of life for others in their community.
  • PERSONAL LEADERSHIP / MENTORSHIP | Actively assists women in achieving their full leadership potential, and/or demonstrates support for their personal and professional advancement.
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PERTAINING TO CRITERIA | Additional relevant information including awards, honors, publications, articles and/or testimonials that demonstrate service to their profession, community, and, most importantly, aspiring and established women leaders.
  • THREE LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
  • DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS | March 15, 2018
  • SUBMISSION | Please send the completed nomination form to: gratiotathena@gmail.com

PAST ATHENA AWARD RECIPIENTS

Mary Deci – 1994

Charlene VanHaften – 1995

Nancy Gallagher – 1996

Vicki Chessin – 1997

Sandra Brooks – 1998

Jonieta Stone – 1999

Carol Goffnet – 2000

Jack Stack – 2001

Maxine Swanson – 2002

Christine Freestone – 2003

Saundra Tracy – 2004

Ginna Holmes – 2005

 

Cindy Bosley – 2006

Sara Wassenaar – 2007

Sue Malone – 2008

Joanne Gilbert – 2009

Barbara K. McKenzie – 2010

Sharon Fenton – 2011

 

Tina Travis – 2012

Janet Hunter – 2013

Harmony Nowlin – 2014

Sonia Lark – 2015

Mary Anne Evans-Justin – 2016

Dr. Irene O’Boyle – 2017