Women of Achievement Awards - 2015


Woman of Achievement Awards 2012

Women of Achievement Awards

April 16, 2015

Grand River Center



The 8th Annual Women of Achievement Awards banquet was another huge success. This year we received over 45 nominations recognizing 38 women. Thank you to the following business table sponsors: American Trust & Savings Bank, Dubuque Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dubuque YMCA/YWCA, Dupaco Community Credit Union, Fidelity Bank & Trust, Finnin Ford/Kia, Holy Family Catholic Schools, Imprintable Memories, Kunkel & Associates, Mystique Casino, Premier Bank, St. Mark Youth Enrichment, US Bank and WLN. And a special thanks to the more than 200 attendees who joined us and supported women throughout our community.


Achievements in Her Field

- Stephonie Schmitz/SAO Dzynz, Inc.

- Kathe Lehman/Dubuque Obstetrics & Gynecology, P.C.


Organizational Impact

- Carol Trueg/Holy Family Catholic Schools

- Amanda Avenarius/St. Mark Youth Enrichment


Growth and Accomplishments in Personal Life

- Rebecca (Becky) Clayton/Finley Hospital

- Rebecca (Becky) Uthe Mayne/Midwest Medical Center


Service and Support of Community

- Amy Dreckman/Lancaster Congregational Church

- Ashley Melchert/Piece of Me Campaign


Unsung Champion

- Laura Carstens/City of Dubuque

- Debbie Horch/Hospice of Dubuque


Up & Coming Leaders

- Liza Johnson/University of Dubuque

- Jodi Stricker/Prudential Retirement & Zazous Bridal Boutique