Northwest Indiana Influential Women Association Announces 2018 Influential Women Award Finalists

Northwest Indiana Influential Women Association Announces 2018 Influential Women Award Finalists

Congratulations to the 2018 Influential Women of Northwest Indiana Awards Finalists:

Influential Woman
Monique Cmejrek: Service League
Celina Garcia: Envious Trends Fitness
Patti Komara: Patti’s All American
Misty Sturges: MWM Fitness
Sarah Wood: Adams Remco
Up & Coming
Jessica Craig: Starke County Chamber of Commerce
Pamela Dennis: Fetching Market and Found & Shared Workshops
Sarah Ellman: Sarah Ladybug Yoga
Farren Felus:Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development & Government
Influential Woman
Judy Alders: RePurpose Place of Neighbor Link
Leah Konrady: One Region
Wendy Mis: Town of Munster
Sherri Rainford: Town of Morocco
Up & Coming
Katie Eaton: Economic Development Corporation Michigan City
Heather Garay: City of Hammond
Kristine Wright: Brook-Iroquois Township Public Library

Influential Woman
Jill Banning: Regional Federal Credit Union
Karen McMahon: McMahon & Associates CPAs P.C
Nicole Nalepa: Horizon Bank
Jacqueline Ruge-Perkins: First Bank Of Porter
Mary Wright: Horizon Bank
Up & Coming
Jennifer Doffin: Centier Bank
Sarah Kotys: Kotys Wealth Professionals
Catherine Mrozinski-Langford: 1st Source Bank

Influential Woman
Julie Cantrell: Lake Superior Court
Robin Remley: Law Office of Robin Remley, LLC
Julie Rosenwinkel: Krieg DeVault LLP
Up & Coming
Karin Brown: The Law Office of Karin Brown
Angela Jones: The Law Office of Angela M Jones
Shannon Noder: Krieg DeVault LLP

Influential Woman
Rebecca Bailey: Bella Vita Pregnancy Center
Janet Bloch: Lubeznik Center for the Art
Shannon Burhans: YMCA Portage
Debie Coble: Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc
Maria Fruth: Healthcare Foundation of La Porte
Michelle Golden: Books, Brushes & Bands for Education
Christine Graf: Ardagh Group
Debra Pampalone: TradeWinds Services, Inc.
Up & Coming
Jean Bowman: Nazareth Home
Wendy Hensley: Mental Health America of Northwest Indiana
Brienne Hooker: Jasper Newton Community Foundation
Natalie Johnson: Save The Dunes
Rhiannon Kinsey: Mental Health America of Northwest Indiana
Debra Koeppen: YMCA Valparaiso
Linda Perez: St. Jude House
Jill Schlueter-Kim: Girls on the Run
Kasandra Tenbarge: United Way of Porter County

Construction & Manufacturing
Influential Woman
Stacey Brock: NIPSCO
Karen Davidock: United States Steel Corporation
Amy Henningfield: Superior Construction Company, Inc.
Jeanie Hoffman: Imperial Crane Services, Inc.
Jocelyn McCray: Steel Cities Steel
Laura Spencer: Perma-Seal Basement Systems, Inc.
Up & Coming
Jennifer Cosenza: Brown Insurance Group
April Glueckert: Calumet Lumber, Inc.
Michilah Grimes: Lippert Components & Acts of Service
Rachel Randall: Randall Property Inspections, Inc
Zhifen Wang: ArcelorMittal

Influential Woman
Margaret DeYoung: University of St. Francis
Mary Emmrich: Newton County Public Library
Jean Ishmon: Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance
Melissa Mundt: Valparaiso University Law School
Sharon Shirley: Lake Ridge New Tech Schools
Heather Zamojski: Purdue University Northwest
Up & Coming
Lakia Osborne: Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana, Inc.
Valentine Torres: Hobart High School
Rachel Veronesi: NIRPC

Influential Woman
Joan Culver: Franciscan Alliance Foundation
Jennifer Fisher: Vibra Hospital of Northwestern Indiana
Barbara Fluder: Williams Eye Institute
Stacey Killeen: Down Syndrome Association of Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland
Janet Seabrook: Gary Community Healthnet
Brenda Toth: Franciscan Health
Up & Coming
Michelle Alex: First Light Home Care
Denise Carpenter: North Shore Health Centers
Celeste Chapko: Childbirth Melodies
Michele Massow: Carepointe Ear, Nose, Throat & Sinus
Rikki Vargas: Vibra Hospital of Northwestern Indiana

Marketing & Media
Influential Woman
Lindsey Cramer: Prime Real Estate
Carrie Kuck: Lakeshore Public Media
Leslie Rusk: Fair Oaks Farms
Up & Coming
Samantha Bean: Franciscan Health
Jennifer Craig: Ideas in Motion Media
Olivia Sanders: Metro Recycling
Jenny Soffin: The IN Coast
Cassy Swanson: Healthcare Foundation of La Porte

Service & Tourism
Influential Woman
Pamela Anderson: Color Room Salon & Day Spa
Natalie Krause: Extra Mile Fitness Company
Kate Rather: Green is Good by Kate
Eve Wierzbicki: Dig the Dunes
Up & Coming
Diana Bosse: City of Crown Point
Shellie Dell: Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce
Deborah Shufflebarger: The Real Estate Shoppe
Gloria Turner: Excel Center Goodwill