The ATHENA Award® Program actively supports and celebrates the ATHENA mission of supporting, developing and honoring women leaders, inspiring women to achieve their full potential, and creating balance in leadership worldwide.
The ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award honors an exceptional individual who is an emerging leader in his or her business or profession, who gives back to the community in meaningful ways and who clearly serves as a role model for both young men and women personally and professionally.
The ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award is presented at the Annual Enterprising Women’s Conference Luncheon. See the nomination form (PDF) [Word file] for nomination deadline (Available 2017).
For more information, please visit ATHENA International.
ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award Recipients
|2016||Marisol V. Robles, San Antonio Water System|
|2015||Haley Curry, South Texas Energy & Economic Roundtable|
|2014||Irene Maldonado, University Health System|
|2013||Jennifer Swisher, SeeKing HR|
|2012||Melissa Unsell, Elumicor|
|2011||Maria Botello, St. Philip’s College|
|2010||Cara Magrane, Respite Care of San Antonio, Inc.|
|2009||Mary Ellen Trevino, P3S Corporation|
|2008||Madeline Anz Slay, Madeline Anz Slay Architecture, PLLC|
North Chamber Young Professional Award Recipients
|2011 Professional Leadership Award||Camille Mandigo, Texas Creative|
|2011 Community Service Award||Natalie Garza, Security Service Federal Credit Union
Stefini Sherwood, CDS Events
|2011 Personal Leadership Award||Christine Reinhard, Schmoyer Reinhard, LLP|
|2010 Professional Leadership||Rob Killen, Kaufman & Killen|
|2010 Community Service Award||Stephanie Chandler, Jackson Walker|
|2010 Personal Leadership Award||Holly Zapata, Aveda Institute San Antonio|
|2009 Business Achievement Award||Cathy Starnes, Ph.D., SWBC|
|2009 Community Service Award||Natalie Garza, Security Service Federal Credit Union|
|2009 Personal Leadership Award||Stefini Sherwood George, CDS Events & Expositions|
North Chamber President’s Award Recipients
|2009 Business Innovation||April Ancira, Ancira Enterprises|
|2009 Business Innovation||Michelle Seward Davis, Joeris General Contractors|