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Awards Ceremony 2015

Thank you for attending our fabulous celebration!

The Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC) honored the
2015 WERC Annual Award winners on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn Troy. KeyBank was the title sponsor for the event.

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The following community leaders were selected for their important contributions to the personal and professional growth of women, as well as to the region's economic vitality.

2015 Awardees

WERC 2015 Awardees
Wendy Rosher representing Ellis Medicine,
Chris Law accepting for Lois Smith-Law (Back),
Annmarie Lanesey and Lisa Wilson-Good (Front)

Annmarie Lanesey, President/CEO, Greane Tree Technology, was awarded the Harriet Rifkin Leadership Award in recognition of her leadership, volunteerism, professionalism, and her work in creating opportunities for women to achieve personal and financial independence.

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Lisa Wilson-Good, Founder/Director, Urban Grief, received the WERCing Woman of Achievement Award. Lisa is a woman whose career path has been filled with unique transitions, unexpected challenges, opportunities to take risks, and who serves as an excellent role model for women served by WERC.

Watch Lisa's Video

Ellis Medicine was recognized with the Advancement of Women in the WERCplace Award for its longstanding efforts to remove barriers that keep women from achieving financial independence and success.

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Lois Smith-Law, was awarded the WERC Lifetime Achievement Award honoring her as a woman who lived her life with passion and truly embraced WERC's mission to help others through her entire career. Chris Law, Lois' husband, accepted the award on her behalf.

Watch Lois' Video


Click here to see photos from WERC's 2015 Awards Celebration!

Visit Joan Heffler's website to see more photos:
Joan Heffler Photography Creative Expressions -- Pictures With Personality!

Go to Client Photos, then Gallery where the Password is case sensitive: WERC2015 Register and use the same password. Enjoy!

WERC made the announcement at their Awardee Breakfast sponsored and hosted by CAP COM Federal Credit Union. Click here to see photos of the kick-off breakfast event!

Click here  to visit the sponsors of our WERC's 11th Annual Celebration honoring these amazing leaders and assisting women returning to the workforce.

Thank you all for purchasing raffle tickets. Click here for the detailed prize information and our lucky winners.

Thank you for your support!

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