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2022 Accolades Winners

Meet the winners of our 2022 Accolades Awards!

Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce annual Accolades awards event at the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO

Past Accolades Recipients

2021 Barbara Harris
2020 Celebrating the Community
2019 Diane Price
2018 Tatiana Bailey, PhD
2017 Barb Winter
2016 Ingrid Richter
2015 Trudy Strewler Hodges
2014 Jan Erickson
2013 Kathy Boe
2012 Lynne Telford
2011 Megan Harmon
2010 Zelna Joseph
2009 Stephannie Finley
2008 Joy Love
2007 C.J. Moore
2006 Sallie Clark
2005 Mary Lou Makepeace
2004 Martha Barton
2003 Donna Bertram
2002 Jan Weiland
2001 Debbie Shackelford
2000 Renita Wolf
1999 Laura Muir
1998 Sandy Taylor
1997 Debra Siverson
1996 Karen Delorenzo
1995 Mary K. Helsaple
1994 DeeDee LeGrand

Business Leader of the Year

Cindy Aubrey
President & CEO, Pikes Peak United Way

Cindy has served as President and CEO of the Pikes Peak United Way (PPUW) for the past five years and was COO for the organization prior to that. Cindy created Women United, a group who contributes to PPUW at the Leadership Giving level to celebrate philanthropic leadership. They meet on a regular basis and recently completed a day of service for PPUW.

She was the Chief Communications Officer for the City of Colorado Springs and spent 17 years with KOAA TV News, ending as the station’s news director. She is currently a Board Member for Early Connections Learning Centers, the Colorado Springs Children’s Chorale, the Colorado Springs Press Association and the Colorado Springs Leadership Institute. Cindy has been recognized with numerous awards including the PRSA Vista Award, CSBJ Women of Influence Award, the Edward R. Murrow Award and the Golden Peacock Award.

Minority Owned Business of the Year

Priscilla Williams
Heart to Heart Academy

Young Professional of the Year

Liza Cunningham

Don Brown Entrepreneur Award

Jessica Fierro
Atrevida Beer Co.

Member of the Year

Cara Chafetz
Bank of Colorado Investment Services