2020 Nominees Women Impacting the Community Awards
News for Immediate Release!!
Hendersonville, Tennessee – January 17, 2020 – The 2020 Women Impacting the Community Celebration presented by the Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce will take place on Thursday, February 20, from 11:00 - 1:30 am at Bluegrass Yacht and Country Club. This event is dedicated to encouraging and empowering female business professionals to create heartfelt, meaningful relationships with one another that will in turn strengthen their communities. The event will consist of a networking luncheon, 2 guest speakers, awards, and prizes, and a chance to “Kick Off Your Heels”.
The Chamber is also pleased to announce our emcee for the celebration will be Holly Thompson, nine-time Emmy Award winning journalist, co-anchor for News 4 Today and News 4 at noon! We’re also pleased to announce the speakers for the event will be Tari Hughes, President and CEO, for the Center for Nonprofit Management and Britnie Turner, serial entrepreneur, real estate investor, philanthropist and founder of the Aerial Development Group!
During the event, five outstanding women will be recognized for their work in the community. The categories are professional, education, non-profit/civic organization, healthcare, and young professional. The Chamber took nominations in each of five categories and these women were nominated by their peers!
List of 2020 Nominees Are:
Abbie Rice 9Round
Alana Hibbler Hendersonville Public Works
Anna Cook Summit Funding, Inc.
Becky Auen Station Camp Middle School
Camile Caraway The Ashton Real Estate Group
Cassie Venable George A Whitten Elementary
Cheryl Strichik Monthaven Arts and Cultural Center
Cindy Hamblen Hendersonville Parks Department
Deb Wendorf On Demand Visionary Workspaces
Desneige Vancleve Grace Place Ministries
Dr. Courtney Moseley Music City Health Center
Dr. Dawn Linn Ralpha Family Wellness
Gina Scott Pinnacle Financial Partners
Heather McCroskey Sign Gypsies
Heather Hull Skinworks Wellness
Jamie Abbott Prosperity Mortgage
Jan Alexander The Birth Center at TriStar
Jana Lowe McMurray & Associates, CPA
Jennifer Perry US Bank
Jennifer Turrill Bluegrass Yacht & Country Club
Julie White Senior Citizens of Hendersonville
Kathy Raglin Sumner County YMCA
Katie Venable Walton Ferry Elementary
Kori Langford Myer’s Front Porch
Leisa Byars Goddard School of Hendersonville
Lesley Sinks Park Place Retirement Community
Loren Echols Community Life Bridge
CMD. Janel Rogan Hendersonville Police Department
Lynda Evjen HolidayFest
Sarah Pasco Salt Med Spa
Sherri Campbell Sumner Teen Center
Stacy Douglas Sumner Teen Center
Tanya McPherson Café 393
Wanette Turner Huckabee Show
Wendy Navarro Navarro Creative Group
Thank you to our current sponsors; Gold Sponsor – Paul Mitchell School of Nashville, Silver Sponsors – N2 Pub – Indian Lake Peninsula, The Goddard School of Hendersonville, Piedmont Natural Gas, Award Sponsors – Heritage Financial Group, and our Award Sponsors – BMW of Nashville, Durham Farms, Halo Realty – Sheila Dunnells, Park Place Retirement Community, and Simmons Bank.
Tickets are now available and are $30 for members and $35 for non-members. Yes, Men are Welcome – Women are just required! They can be purchased at www.hendersonvillechamber.com/events. For more information or to sponsor this event, please contact Kendell Sinks at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1970, the Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce is the community’s premier advocate and champion for business. Its primary objective is to create a climate of growth and success in the
Hendersonville Area by being the premier organization for the connection, advocacy, promotion, and support of local business. By leveraging the support, talent and resources of its diverse businesses and members, the Hendersonville Area Chamber is one of the leading organizations helping to improve the economic vitality and quality of life for everyone. Current membership stands at approximately 750.