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Award Winners at the Inaugural MWM Summit & Gala Celebrating the Mentoring Movement

MWM award winners

Congratulations to our Award Winners:

Driving Employee Engagement Leadership Award: BP

From Local to Global Leadership Award: PepsiCo

Mentor Leadership through Technology Awards: Tata Consultancy Services

Partnership Advocacy Award: Cisco

Partnership Communications Award: Sodexo

Policy Leader Awards: Senator Debbie Stabenow, Michigan; Senator Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire; Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, New York

State Leaders Awards: Dr. Allison Jackson, MWM - New Jersey; Jana Rieker, MWM - Iowa

State Steering Committee Awards: Indiana State Steering Committee; Tennessee State Steering Committee

State Honorary Chair Awards: Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, MWM - Iowa; Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey, MWM - Tennessee; Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann, MWM - Indiana

Mayor Award: Nan Whaley, Mayor of Dayton, Ohio

Global Mentorship Award: Poland

Higher Education Award: Washington State University - Tri Cities

Leading Woman Entrepreneur Award: Sylvana Coche, Founder and CEO, Gravity Pro Consulting

Mentor of the Year Award: Liz Centoni, VP, Strategy Planning Chief Development Officer, Cisco

Youth Mentor Award: Sreva Atluri - Thomas Jefferson High School (VA)

Mentor-Matching Award: Girls, Inc.; Lockheed Martin Corporation

Movement Building Award: National Girls Collaborative Project

Groundbreaking Research Award: American Association of University Women

Media Award: Enterprising Women

Mentoring Innovation Award: ORAU

(Copyright -- Above is an excerpt taken from the MWM Newsletter – 9/28/2015)

Note: In attendance at the event was MWM-VA State Lead, Dr. Carole Cameron Inge, CEO, International Association for STEM Leaders, along with IASL board members, Dr. Yvonne Thayer, CEO, VESTED, LLC and Sheila Boyington, President, Learning Blade & Million Women Mentors States Coordinator