The Leadership Awards Committee actively manages all the tasks to make the banquet a success from selecting the award categories to selling tables. The committee meets bi-weekly by teleconference and from time-to-time will meet in person.

Committee Volunteering Opportunities: There are three core areas of activities where we can use your help to make the Leadership Awards a big success:

Event logistics - Manage all aspects of the event from garnering nominations, creating a theme, promoting the event, selecting the venue, devise the banquet program, writing the script and more. Working with other committees to socialize the event.

Nomination and Judging – Shepherd the nomination criteria and process for eligible women in the DC, MD and VA area. Select judges and manage the evaluation process

Sponsorship and Table Sales – Find companies to be sponsors and sell individual tickets to the event. Maintain relationship with sponsor and help ensure sponsors identify event attendees to fill tables.


To help use make this celebration a big success join our committee by contacting:

Kathi Hanrahan
Chair, Leadership Awards
[email protected]

Zlatica Kraljevic
Vice Chair, Leadership Awards
[email protected]

Jessica Wieman
Vice Chair, Leadership Awards-Social Media
[email protected]