ATHENA AWARD

The Women’s Division on the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the Athena Award to a woman in our community who has attained and personified the highest level of professional excellence for women in business, industry and professions.

ATHENA WINNERS

1988 Byrde Addams 

1989 Thelma Geiger 

1990 Harriet Clem 

1991 Carol Reed 

1992 Barbara Graf 

1993 Dolly Rovder 

1994 Debra Abel 

1995 Joanna Pietrocola 

1996 Helen Hartzell 

1997 Dr. Sally Reed 

1998 Judy Carr 

1999 Judy Tolerton 

2000 Dottie Callender 

2001 Missy Miller 

2002 Theresa Lattanzi

2003 Gloria Whiteley-Magrath

2004 Carol Barnett

2005 Connie Pyers

2006 Award Not Presented

2007 Gloria Malone

2008 Sue Goris

2009 Ruth Winner

2010 Patti Schaefer

2011 Dr. Debra Lehrer

2012 Karen Perone

2013 Angela Zumbar

2014 Patricia Stone

2015 Gloria Giordano

2016 Sue Grove

2017 Nancy Castellucci

WOMAN OF THE YEAR

In the previous years at the Annual Meeting, our Women’s Division honored a "Woman of the Year." These recipients exemplified someone who had given unselfishly of her time and talents in service to our community.

WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD WINNERS

1961 Mrs. Edward T. Conrad

1962 Mrs. Margaret Roller

1963 Mrs. Blaine E. Bowman

1964 Miss Bertha Thone

1965 Mrs. Eric A Eckler

1966 Mrs. Cleatus Young

1967 Miss Judith McMillen

1968 Mrs. John Evans

1969 Mrs. Bettie Norton

1970 Mrs. Earl Mosley

1971 Mrs. C. H. Weaver

1972 Mrs. Thomas Dragomir

1973 Miss Helen Hendershot

1974 Mrs. Helen England

1975 Mrs. William Baker

1976 Mrs. Lena Trautwein

1977 Mrs. R. R. Denny Clunk

1978 Mrs. James Day

1979 Mrs. Ennio Alfani

1980 Miss Sharry Beadling

1981 Mrs. William Sag

1982 Mrs. Lena Grabiel

1983 Mrs. Shirley Smith

1984 Mrs. May Marquis

1985 Mrs. Trudy Kitzmiller

1986 Mrs. Myrtle McClintock

1987 Mrs. Katherine Thomas