Pictured above are former honorees of Marin Women’s Hall of Fame. From left to right - Front Row: Edna Muse, Angeles Arrein, Catherine Munson, Joan Linn Bekins, Jean Taylor, Remmy Kingsley, Marilee Eckert, Joan Capurro; Middle Row: Dr. Lois M. Moore, Joanne Dunn, Elberta Eriksson, Phyllis Faber, Pamela Lloyd, Ethel Seiderman, Krystyna Demkowicz, Teveia Barnes, Phyllis Thelen, Dr. Nahid Angha, Ann Brebner, Mary Murtagh, Jean Startkweather; Back Row: Carolyn Horan, Dr. Shirley Thornton, Sister Marion Irvine, Rev. Fu Schroeder, Deborah Santana, Heidi Kuhn, Beth Ashley, Felecia Gaston.
Marin Women’s Hall of Fame invites the public to submit nominations that highlight women leaders with outstanding achievements.
Nominations will be reviewed by a selection committee, and those chosen as honorees will be inducted at the 23rd Annual Gala Dinner and Ceremony March 19, 2011, at Embassy Suites in San Rafael.
Since 1987, the Women’s Hall of Fame has recorded honoree biographies, photographed their portraits for posterity and videotaped interviews for broadcast on local public access television.
To date, 110 women have been inducted into the Hall of Fame. These women leaders are featured throughout the year at special events, dinners and recognized as positive role models in the organization’s mentoring program.
Women may be nominated in the categories of: Arts, Business & Professional, Community Service, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Health & Fitness, Public Affairs, Science & Medicine, Religion and Spirituality, Social Change, Sports and Recreation, Technology, Volunteer Leadership, Youth Leadership. Read more