Tribute to Women

Mark your calendars for September 14, 2017! 

A pre-reception is from 5:30-6:30 at the First Tennessee Plaza on Gay Street. Free parking will be available at the First Tennessee Parking Garage. The pre-reception will have heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks.

The Awards Ceremony will take place at the Bijou Theatre from 7:00-8:00.

Tickets are $85 dollars each and include one complimentary drink ticket.

Purchase Tickets: Click HERE

We are seeking sponsors for Tribute to Women. Click HERE for the Sponsorship Form.

With questions contact Nora Robinson at NRobinson@ywcaknox.com or by calling 865-523-6126.

For your reference, click HERE for a list of past Tribute to Women Honorees.

2017 Finalists: 

Lifetime Achievement Award
Dorothy Stair

Spirit Award
Michelle Henry

Arts & Education
Maria Cornelius
Dr. Natalie Rice
Karen Weekly
Cindy White

Business & Professional Leadership
Kim Bumpas
Leslye Hartsell
Lisa Rottmann
Alexa Sponcia

Community Service & Government
General Charme Allen
Chief Jeanette Harris
Dr. Alice Mercer
Captain Eve Thomas

Health & Human Services
Dr. Smita Borole
Janice McKinley
Dr. Mary Haven Merkle
Susan Unbehaun

Technology, Research & Innovation
Dr. N. Dianne Ezell
Dr. Nidia Gallego
Dr. Amila Orucevic
Clarice Phelps

Community Partner Award
St. John’s Cathedral

Thank you to our Sponsors!!

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Gold:

 

 

 

Silver:

Sherri Parker Lee

Knox County Sheriff’s Office

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Honoree:

Julia Bentley

Baker Donelson

UT College of Law

UT Medical Department of Pathology

Hard Knox Pizzeria

District Attorney 6th District

Mitchell Emery & Hill, P.C.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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