Women of Influence Awards
The Lehigh Valley Business Women of Influence awards recognize high-achieving women who are making a positive impact through leadership, community service and mentoring. LVB also will recognize Women to Watch – honoring women leaders, age 40 or younger, who display outstanding professional acumen, community involvement and commitment to positive change. Circle of Excellence honorees are women of longstanding, notable success in the community who are leading the way for other women. These women are selected by the LVB editorial board.
Nominations close February 5, 2021
Application deadline March 26, 2021
Each of the winners will be celebrated for their achievements through video storytelling. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in the program with their congratulations and cheers using Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn and comments and photos will appear live during the event. Winners and guests can attend from any location with wireless access.
Women of Influence
Mary Agnew, DNP, RN, NEA-BC Tower Health, Reading Hospital
Alisa Baratta Third Street Alliance
Qiana L. Cressman Miller-Keystone Blood Center
Catherine (Kate) Durso Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. I.G.
Joni Elekes J.G. Petrucci Company
Mary Evans Evans Wealth Strategies
Mary Ann Falk DeSales University
Carrie L. Fellon, CFP Agili
Cheri H. Freeh, CPA, CGMA Hutchinson, Gilahan & Freeh, PC
Abigail Gross Gross Law Office
Laurie Grube Riverview Bank
Carol R. Halper Lehigh Valley Planning Commission
Denise J. Hozza Concannon Miller
Kimberly G. Krupka Gross McGinley, LLP
Kimberli B. Kyra, PHR Barry Isett & Associates, Inc.
Michelle L. Landis Pinnacle 7, Inc.
Val Lewis BSI Corporate Benefits, LLC
Katrina Marshall Artistic Toys & Promotions
Sarah O’Steen KingSpry Law Offices
Corrine Post Lehigh University
Fiorella R. Mirabito Borough of Bath
Melissa Siegfried St. Luke’s University Health Network
Abby M. Silfies American Heart Association
Karen Smith Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley
Tracy Smith Parkland School District
Women to Watch
Kelly Chando St Luke’s University Health Network
Missy Hartney The Bethlehem Economic Development Corporation
Alejandra “Allie” McGinley-Sepulveda Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania
Circle of Excellence
Catherine Bailey Rea. Deeming dba Beauty Blender
Anne Baum Capital BlueCross
Lin Erickson DaVinci Science Center
Dr. Tina Q. Richardson Penn State University Lehigh Valley
Laurie Siebert, CPA, CFP, AEP Valley National Financial Advisors