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Women of Distinction Academy

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1974
Louise Marston Conklin

 1975
Constance A. Elvehjem
Velma Hamilton
Jessie McCanse
Margaret Russell

1977
Shirley Abrahamson
Marlene Cummings
Helen Matheson Rupp
Midge Miller

1979
Milele Chikasa Anana
Kay Clarenbach
Beth Heiden Reid
Rosalie Mayer
Leslie Spense

1980
Veatrice Baugh
Gladys Bronson
Beth Emshoff
Mary Lou Munts
Annetta Rosser

1981
Agnes Cammer
Bea Kabler
Marsha Lindsay
Pam Moore
Rebecca Young

1982
Morlynn Frankey
Donna Jones
Fayth Kail
Elaine Marks
Barbara Nichols 

1983
Peg Geisler
Rosalie Rohl     
Marian Thompson
Rita Wlodarczyk

1984
Roberta Gassman
Lucille Kimball
Beverly McCord
Verona Morgan
Carol Toussaint

1985
Joyce Erdman
Mary M. Graye
Carla Hagermann
Mardi O'Brien
Helen Vukelich

1986
Marian Bolz
Sue Driscoll
Katherine Lyall
Kit Saunders Nordeen
Sue Wiskowski

1987
Jacqueline Cochran
Gayle Langer
Gail Selk
Maureen Torphy
Rosemary Troia Baker

1988
Mary Breunig
Lenore Landry
Judie Pfiefer
Petie Rudy
Linda Weimer

1989
Susan Hobart
Eunice Meske
Mary K. Rouse
Betty Smith
Emma Zitzer

1990
Jean Manchester Biddick
Deloris Buchler
I. Lorraine Davis
Mary McKenzie Mohs
Elizabeth Spencer
Diane Young Kaav

1991
Mary Ellen Beach-Ela
Jane Coleman
Ida Gear
Virginia Henderson
Sue Herbst
Toya Nelson

1992
Betty Bamforth
Ellen Buck
Sandra Dutch
Fannie Hicklin
Edith Hilliard
Norma Madsen
Margaret Monroe

1993
Alma Baron
Joann Elder
Gloria Jones-Bey
Carla Smith

1994
Marla Ahlgrimm
Friedie Carey
Shelley Peterman Schwarz
Fannie Taylor

1995
Muriel Bissell
Inger Kay
Linda McIsaac
Betty Reneau Rowe
Marjorie Singer Tobias
Carolyn Taylor
Cora White

1996
Anne Arneson
Sister Esther Hefferman
Connie Kilmark
Annrita Lardy
Marge Sutinen
Martha Taylor

1997
Nan Cheney
Joan Gillman
Sharyl Kato-Nilson
Mercile Lee
Judith Ward
Hermetta Williams

1998
Tammy Baldwin
Deloris Bell
Amy DeBower
Robin Douthitt
Mary Moen
Donna Marie Robinson
Sister Mary David Walgenbach

1999
Nan Brian
Jean Davis
Joyce Dismuke
Betty Franklin-Hammonds
Kay Lindblade
Hannah Rosenthal

2000
Barbara Arnold
Mary Kay Baum
Linda Farley
Leslie Ann Howard
Helene Nelson
Vicki Washington

2001
Andrea-Teresa Arenas
Holly Cremer Berkenstadt
Doris J. Hanson
Kathleen A. Kelly
Sadie M. Pearson
Judith Wilcox

2002
Betty Barrientos
Molly Carnes
Nancy Christy
Ann Haney
Frances Huntley-Cooper
Sue Ann Thompson

2003
Marion Brown
Hermine Davidson
Louise Root-Robbins
Andrea Potter
Mary Louise Symon
Martha Vukelich-Austin

2004
Marilyn Beach
Michelle Behnke
Charlie Daniel
Gloria Sarto
Kathleen Woit
Florence Zmudzinski

2005
Shiva Bidar-Sielaff
Connie Ferris Bailey
Martha Gaines
Gwedolyn Jones
Lindsay McClernan
Jeanan Yasiri

2006
Elizabeth Barnhill
Nancy Giffey
Jo Handelsman
Sharron Hubbard-Moyer
Carmen Skilton
Barbara Snell

2007
Eve Galanter
Rita Kehl
Gloria Ladson-Billings
Margold S. Melli
Anne E. Ross
Mai Zong Vue

2008
Marcia Anderson
Mary Burke
Theola Carter
Vera Riley
Cheryl Rosen Weston

2009
Brenda Brown
Sharon Chamberlain
Iris Christenson
Jeanette Schreier
Mary Lang Sollinger
2010
Bettsey Lutz Barhorst
Betty Harris Custer
Annette Miller   
Carola Peterson-Gaines
Kathy Price 

2011
Fabiola Hamdan
Anne Hartwig
Gloria Hawkins
Lisa Kvistad
Marion Morgan

2012
Frances Bicknell
Fabu Phillis Carter
Naomi Carter
Karen Christianson
Nan Cnare
Sarah Gillmore

2013
Betty Banks
Andreal Davis
Tehmina Islam
Salli Martyniak
Becky Steinhoff
Mona Adams Winston
2014
Sadat Abiri
Emily Auerbach
Dawn Crim
Sally Miley
Laurel Rice
Teresa Téllez-Girón

2015
Hershey Barnett-Bridges
Nia Enemuoh-Trammell
Lilada Gee
Enid Glenn
Beth Kille
Renee Moe

2016
Gina Carter
Deidre Green
Sherry Lucille
Stephanie Nash
Corinda Rainey-Moore
Mary Strickland, CFP
 

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