Congrats to Shreveport – Bossier’s Athena Award Nominees
The list of nominees for the prestigious ATHENA Award has been released by the Chambers of Commerce in Shreveport and Bossier City.
The award is presented each year to two women (one from each city) “who have attained and personify the highest level of professional excellence by showing creativity and initiative in their business or profession, have devoted time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community in a meaningful way, and have opened the doors of leadership opportunities for women in order for them to achieve their full potential.”
Here are this year’s nominees:
Bossier Chamber of Commerce
Julie Bass with Goodwill Industries of North Louisiana, Inc.
Stephanie D. Edmiston with Ocean Marketing Group
Teri T. Flash with Teri Flash Creative
Dr. Nikki Gebara at Louisiana Tech
Robin Williams with Holiday Lanes
Atimberly Mapp at Virginia College
Patricia Wyatt with Bossier Parish Community College
Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Laurie Bibby Boswell with Holy Angels Residential Facility
Lola Kendrick, Educational Consultant
Katie McCullin with Chesapeake Energy Corp.
Teresa Micheels with the Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
Tina Marie Palmisano with Ernest’s Orleans Restaurant & Lounge, Inc.
Pamela Latrice Pero with The Pamela Pero Real Estate Team
Kathi Smith with Military Affairs Council
The winners will be announced at the upcoming ATHENA Awards Luncheon on Thursday, November 7th, at the Shreveport Convention Center. Registration begins at 11:30 that morning, with lunch and awards announcements beginning at noon. Individual tickets are $35 and table sponsorships are available. Contact either the Bossier Chamber or Greater Shreveport Chamber for more info.