Category: ATHENA 2016

2016 Private Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Rebecca Clyde

Run fast and live fearless. Growing up in a large family and having to fight to be heard, Rebecca Clyde...

10/21/2016

2016 Private Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Nicole Goodwin

A year from now you’re going to wish you started today. Nicole Goodwin has boundless passion for giving back to...

10/20/2016

2016 Private Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Susan Wilder, M.D.

Inspire health. Dr. Susan Wilder finds inspiration in people who endure extreme hardship and still find the best in life....

10/19/2016

2016 Private Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Catherine Scrivano

So what’s next? Assume it’s going to be great and often times, it is. Catherine Scrivano believes good leaders talk...

10/18/2016

2016 Public Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Elena Zee

You are the happiest person if you have someone to love, something to do and something to look forward to....

10/17/2016

2016 Public Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Carrie Smith

Success is when preparation meets opportunity. In Carrie Smith’s eyes, a strong leader must sacrifice and do what is best...

10/14/2016

2016 Public Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Kristine Morris

What if? Imagine a possibility that is different. Kristine Morris views mentoring as an investment in the next generation and...

10/13/2016

2016 Public Sector ATHENA Award Finalist, Maria Harper-Marinick, Ph.D.

I am not here to make friends. I am here to get the job done. Risk-taking, problem-solving and openness to...

10/12/2016

2016 Young Professional ATHENA Award Finalist, Vanessa Valenzuela Erickson

The worst they can say is ‘no’ and they can’t take away your birthday. A challenging childhood and being the...

10/11/2016

2016 Young Professional ATHENA Award Finalist, Julia Meyerson

In an entrepreneur’s life there will be high highs and low lows. You can’t get distracted by either. Teaching for...

10/10/2016