Power Players

| September 17, 2014 | Parties National

The Party
The who’s who among local leaders were honored with a gala luncheon at The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix, where Susan Casper of ABC 15’s Sonoran Living Live served as emcee. Afterward, Dr. Joel P. Martin, founder of the Positively Powerful Woman Awards and president of Triad West, delivered an inspiring keynote on leadership and recognized Carrie Severson for the work of her nonprofit, Severson Sisters.

The People
The 2014 Positively Powerful Woman Award recipients Sandra Yancey, Colleen Jennings-Roggensack, Linda M. Herold, Ethel Luzario, Ozetta Kirby and Trish McCarty (who was represented by her daughter, Courtney Neugart); and past Positively Powerful Woman Award recipients Deborah Bateman and Debbie Gaby

The Scene
Following the awards ceremony and networking, the award recipients participated in an engaging panel discussing women’s roles in the areas of business and community. Plus, body language expert Linda Clemons and emotional intelligence specialist Dr. Christa Thompson also shared insights on their respective, and fascinating, areas of expertise. Guests left feeling inspired—and empowered! –Photos by Ron Nachtwey


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