Woman of the Year

The Woman of the Year Award is given to a woman who has lived or worked in the greater Woodstock area whose leadership and creativity in either cultural, economic, educational, environmental, human services, or civic endeavors have contributed in a significant way to enhancing the quality of life in our community. Her service could be as a paid employee, a volunteer, or both.

Deadline for submission is March 20, 2020

Click here for an application.


Past Recipients of Woman of the Year Award:

  2019: Kathie Comella 1996: Joan Mansfield
  2018: Marcy Piekos 1995: Claire Brown
  2017: Lynn Fiala 1993: Mary Ellen Howard
  2016: Joanne Randall 1992: Cav Peterson
  2015: Monica Amraen 1991: Darlene Fiske
  2014: Jane Collins 1990: Val Gitlin
  2013: Laura Crain 1988: Maggie Field-Crane
  2012: Sherry Thurow 1987: Charie Zanck
  2011: Jane Farmer 1986: Dorothy McEchren
  2010: Phyliss Close 1988: Maggie Field-Crane
  2009: Janelle Crowley 1987: Charie Zanck
  2008: Virginia Peschke 1986: Dorothy McEchren
  2007: Ellen Wrezski 1985: Thelma Arvidson
  2006: Lynda Markut 1984: Gay Remich
  2005: Suzanne Hoban 1983: Frances Kuhn
  2004: Pamela Moorhouse 1982: Bertha Tammeus
  2003: Ann Hughes 1981: Margaret Fyfe
  2002: Denise Graff 1980: Lela Boerner
  2001: Carol Louise 1979: Marjorie Frye
  2000: Mary Roberts 1977: Jean Smith
  1999: Cheryl Wormley 1976: Helen Wright
  1998: Bev Ganschow 1975: Lillian Strohm
  1997: Susan Martino