Past Honorees


President's Award
2012 Susan Uchitelle
2011 Juanita Hinshaw
2009 Donna Wilkinson
2008 Peg Grigg*
2006 Joann Taylor Kindle
2005 Susan Sherman
2004 Anne Ruwitch

Major Contributor to the Arts
2015 Thelma Steward
2013 Carol Voss
2012 Kim Eberlein
2011 Noemi Neidorff
2010 Alison Ferring
2009 Carol Staenberg
2007 Mary Strauss
2006 Nancy Kranzberg
2005 Helen Kornblum
2004 Virginia Weldon
2003 Donna Moog

Outstanding Arts Professional
2015 Kelly Pollock
2013 Agnes Wilcox
2012 Sara Burke
2011 Kathleen Sitzer
2010 Renee Franklin
2009 Roseann Weiss
2008 Sue Greenberg
2007 Cynthia Prost
2006 Francesca Herndon-Consagra
2005 Jill McGuire
2004 Stephanie Riven
2002 Carol North

Successful Working Artist
2015 Amy Kaiser
2013 Lydia Ruffin
2012 Con Christeson
2011 Barbara Harbach
2010 Susan Slaughter
2009 Edna Patterson-Petty
2008 Carrie Houk
2007 Kathleen Finneran
2006 Jackie Masei
2005 Linda Kennedy
2004 Kim Massie
2003 Joanne Lipkin

Outstanding Teaching Artist
Formerly, Outstanding Community Arts Educator
2015 Ilene Berman
2013 Lynn Rubright
2012 Lois Ingrum
2011 Yvette Woods
2010 Lee Nolting
2009 Jessica Hentoff
2008 Lois D. Conley
2008 Jane Ellen Ibur

Emerging Artist
2015 Schualee Cook
2013 Andrea Purnell
2012 Gina Alvarez
2011 Dail Chambers
2010 Celia Schacklett
2009 Nicole Lemkemeier
2008 Ashley Tate
2007 Abigail Birhanu
2006 Sarah Giannobile
2005 Lindsay Scott
2004 Jill Downen
2003 Jenna Bauer

Community Impact Artist
2015 Cecilia Nadal
2015 Frieda Wheaton

Outstanding Young Artist
2008 Em Piro

National Women in the Arts
2007 Niecy Nash
2006 Jenna Fischer
2005 Deborah Borda

Lifetime Achievement Award
2013 Joanne Kohn
2011 Helen Gannon
2010 Sally Bliss
2009 Judith Aronson*
2008 Jeanne Trevor
2007 Patricia Degener*
2007 Mae Wheeler*

*deceased