Honorees to be recognized May 11 at Siena Heights University
ATHENA Lenawee annually recognizes those in our community who are dedicated to cultivating and developing women in leadership. The 2017 award recipients are Deborah Keller, Ashley Gonzalez, and Gleaner Life Insurance Society.
"ATHENA Lenawee is pleased to recognize the very special group of honorees in 2017,” said Julie Koehn, ATHENA Lenawee Council Chair. “We celebrate the accomplishments of each, and thank them for their service to women and the greater Lenawee community."
Deborah Keller, Siena Heights University, is the 2017 ATHENA Award recipient. The ATHENA Award was first presented in 1991. The award is given annually to a woman who assist women in reaching their full professional leadership potential, while demonstrating excellence, creativity and initiative.
Ashley Gonzalez, WLEN Radio, is the 2017 ATHENA Young Professional Award recipient. The Young Professional Award is new for 2017, and like the ATHENA Award, recognizes a woman who assists women in reaching their full leadership potential and serves as a role model for young women both personally and professionally.
Gleaner Life Insurance Society will be honored as the 2017 Parthenon Award. The Parthenon Award was first presented by ATHENA Lenawee in 2006 and celebrates businesses dedicated to raising the potential of all women as valued members of their business, profession and the community.
The ATHENA Award Event will be held May 11 at 5:30 PM in Dominican Hall on the campus of Siena Heights University, 1247 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian. Space is limited, and reservations are required by April 29th. To RSVP or for more information about the event please contact Sue Hammersmith at 517.423.1729.