Quad Cities Women's Leadership Awards Honorees Announced

For Immediate Release
Aug. 31, 2022

Contact: Amy Eaton, Director of Marketing & Strategic Development


DAVENPORT, Iowa - Women Lead Change is proud to announce the honorees for the 2022 Quad Cities Women’s Leadership Awards in three categories. All honorees will be celebrated at an Awards Luncheon at Noon on Oct. 6, 2022, at the Waterfront Convention Center in conjunction with the WLC Quad Cities Conference. Congratulations to:

ATHENA Leadership Award Honoree sponsored by Arconic
Bonnie J. Ballard, Community Volunteer, Retired Educator & Civil Servant

Women of Influence Award Honorees
Megan Brown-Saldana, Lead(h)er QC
Monica Kruse, Meridian Title Company
Mary Macumber Schmidt, Trinity Health Foundation
Ann Schwickerath, Project Renewal
Tyla Sherwin-Cole, Doris & Victor Day Foundation
Rebecca Skafidas, American Bank & Trust

Emerging Leader Award Honoree
Melissa Church, Digi-Buzz/Bad Science Jokes

Honorees were selected by a panel of past honorees and community members based on nominations submitted detailing each honoree's personal and professional achievements, community engagement, and service to empowering women in the Quad Cities region.

Awards luncheon tickets $40/person at https://www.wlcglobal.org/events/athena-leadership-awards-luncheon. Full-day conference tickets are $199/person and include the awards luncheon. More information at https://www.wlcglobal.org/events/2022-quad-cities-conference

IWLC d/b/a Women Lead Change is a non-partisan, 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement, development and promotion of women, their organizations and to impacting the economy and future workforce. For more information visit WLCglobal.org.


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