CLEVELAND — On Thursday night, eight of Cleveland’s most accomplished women leaders were in the spotlight during a special hour-long TV broadcast of YWCA of Greater Cleveland’s Women of Achievement Awards, which aired on WKYC.
It’s the 46th year for this annual celebration, which recognizes barrier-breaking female executives who have excelled in fields from banking to education to architecture. This year’s honorees are:
Miranda Creel – Executive Vice President of Commercial Treasury Sales, PNC
Robyn N. Gordon – Director of Center Operations, NASA Glenn Research Center
Pastor Courtney Clayton Jenkins – Senior Pastor, South Euclid United Church of Christ
Ann V. Klotz – Head of School, Laurel School
Sandra Madison – Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson, Robert P. Madison International, Inc.
Sondra Miller – President and Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Rosanne Potter – Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cleveland Foundation
Renee Richard – Vice President of Legal Services and Risk Management, Cuyahoga Community College
This is the second year that the awards ceremony has been televised on WKYC Studios. More information on the 2022 Women of Achievement class is available here.
Over the years, more than 200 female leaders, movers and shakers have been honored with the Woman of Achievement award from YWCA of Greater Cleveland, the nation’s seventh oldest YWCA and one of the oldest continuously operating nonprofits in Cleveland.
You can watch this year's awards ceremony in the player above or below.
You can watch the YWCA of Greater Cleveland 45th Women of Achievement Awards from 2021 below: