The ATHENA Awards reception will feature the 11 honorees being recognized for their accomplishments in their careers, community volunteer involvement, and willingness to serve as a mentor ? especially to women in the business community.
Dr. Kathy E. Magliato will give the keynote address. Dr. Magliato?s personal and professional successes tie into the ATHENA Leadership Model, which captures the spirit and collaborative leadership style often exemplified in women leaders, while also recognizing the importance of courageous acts and fierce advocacy in pursuit of excellence.
The honorees are: ? Molly Ahearn, Full Deck Design ? Diane Allenbaugh, Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union
? Kathleen Durham, Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill
? Ruthfen Faircloth, Daughters of Sarah
? Nicole Fenichel-Hewitt, Mill Street Loft + Spark Media Project
? Pari Forood, Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation
? Lori A. Jiava, Town of Wappinger
? Annette Marzan, Planned Parenthood Mid-Hudson Valley
? Irene Monck, Gilman Ciocia
? Dr. Greer Rychcik, Hyde Park Central School District
? Rachel Saunders, Esq., Legal Services of the Hudson Valley