A Publication of WTVP

JUNE Dr. Kim Johnston, Methodist Medical Center
MAY Golda Ewalt, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
APRIL Laurie Covington, RE/MAX Unlimited
MARCH Judge Jerelyn Maher, Tenth Judicial Circuit Court of Illinois
FEBRUARY Gail M. Amundson, Quality Quest for Health
JANUARY Anne Griffith, Peoria Rivermen


DECEMBER Nancy Koch, Coldwell Banker Devonshire Realty
NOVEMBER Dr. Jessica Alameda Guingrich, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
OCTOBER Karen Calder, Peoria Academy
SEPTEMBER Lynnette Demanes, Ravina on the Lakes/Scrapadoodle
AUGUST Judy Winkler, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
JULY Aurthur Mae Perkins, Harrison School
JUNE Anne Fox, American Red Cross,
Central Illinois Chapter
MAY Pat Hagenbuch, Philippi-Hagenbuch, Inc.
APRIL Brenda Coates, Peoria Housing Authority
MARCH Lesley Matuszak, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria
FEBRUARY Diane Hinderliter, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
JANUARY Marcia Cannon, Westaff


DECEMBER Pat Drake, Fidelity On Call
NOVEMBER Kim Farlin, Ms. Fixit
OCTOBER Susan Rees, MassMutual
SEPTEMBER Mary Bell, Caterpillar Inc.
AUGUST Cynthia Fischer, Peoria Public School District 150
JULY Becky Wood, The Service Station
JUNE 2006 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Katie Jones, Mental Health Association
APRIL Julie Russell, AdCo Advertising
MARCH Rita Ali, Illinois Central College
FEBRUARY Jeanne Williamson, Dunlap School District
JANUARY Diane Cullinan Oberhelman, Joy Erlichman Miller &Monica Vest Wheeler


DECEMBER Mary Ardapple, Apple’s Bakery
NOVEMBER Angela Weck, Peoria Area World Affairs Council
OCTOBER Nancy Wright, Bradley University
SEPTEMBER Arlene Mikrut, Agri-Woman of the Year
AUGUST Mary Pille, Employers’ Association
JULY Lori Johnson, Pearl Technology
JUNE 2005 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Barbara Henderson, Devonshire Group
APRIL Mary Jo Schettler, Par-A-Dice
MARCH Dallis Howard-Crow, Methodist Medical Center
FEBRUARY Mary Jane Davis, Proctor Hospital
JANUARY Jennie Armstrong, Crittenton Centers


DECEMBER Mary Haynes, City of Peoria
NOVEMBER Arlene Happach, Children’s Home Association of Illinois
OCTOBER Jan Deissler, Illinois Central College
SEPTEMBER Polly Barton & Carlotta Bielfeldt, Peoria Zoo Capital Campaign
AUGUST Daphne Weitzel & Linda Blossom, Alliance Benefit Group
JULY Dorothy Cannell, Mystery Writer
JUNE 2004 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Debra Yandell, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
APRIL Linda Simpkins, Pediatric Resource Center
MARCH Andrea Parker, Peoria City/County Health Department
FEBRUARY Patricia O’Connell, Notre Dame High School
JANUARY Alma Brown, City of Peoria


DECEMBER Cookie Bannon, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
NOVEMBER Anne Follis, Foundation for PARC
SEPTEMBER Dr. Jalayne Lapke, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
AUGUST Lynn Gillespie, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
JULY Lisa Holmes, Wildlife Prairie State Park
JUNE 2003 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Molly Fuller, Girl Scouts Kickapoo Council
APRIL Karen Webster, CEFCU
MARCH Margie Lyons, Methodist Medical Center
FEBRUARY Jo Ann Thomas, Kellar Primary School
JANUARY Dr. Carmen Balding, Soderstrom Dermatology


DECEMBER Vickie Clark, Peoria Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
NOVEMBER Delayne Spain, Spain Photography
OCTOBER Women of EMBA, Bradley University
SEPTEMBER Gail Leiby, Community Workshop and Training Center
AUGUST Dr. Karla Akwa, Boyd Obstetrics & Gynecology
JULY Sister Judith Ann, OSF Healthcare System
JUNE 2002 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Mary DeVries, Greater Peoria Regional Airport
APRIL Sue Tolliver, Advanced Medical Transport
MARCH Judge Mary McDade, Appellate Court of Illinois
FEBRUARY Dr. Catherine Cuite, Illinois Eye Center
JANUARY Martha Herm, Center for Prevention of Abuse


DECEMBER Kathy Corso, Cancer Center for Healthy Living
NOVEMBER Linda Kepple, Coldwell Banker Devonshire
OCTOBER Julie Brinks, WAOE-TV 59
SEPTEMBER Meredith Bunch, Midstate College
AUGUST Dr. Lisa Snyder, IPMR
JULY Lois Hamilton, OSF Saint Francis College of Nursing
JUNE 2001 YWCA Leader Luncheon Award Winners
MAY Sue Yoder, CEFCU
APRIL Dr. Barbara Penelton, Bradley University
MARCH Judy Campbell, Par-A-Dice
FEBRUARY Ginger Beavers, Methodist Women’s Health Center
JANUARY Cindy Neal, Express Personnel Services


DECEMBER Major Jan McCarty, Salvation Army
NOVEMBER Laraine Bryson, Tri-County Urban League
OCTOBER Susan Ehlers, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
SEPTEMBER Lisa Scott, Home Builders Association of Greater Peoria
AUGUST Susan Rees, MassMutual
JULY Rita Fischbach, Illinois Central College
JUNE Bonnie Bakin, Better Business Bureau of Central Illinois
MAY Rhonda Washer, LifePath
APRIL Julie Dreesen, Central Illinois Bank
MARCH Karen Kendall, Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen
FEBRUARY Karen Jensen, Environmental Science & Engineering
JANUARY The Peoria Woman 10 Year Anniversary


DECEMBER Gale Thetford, Peoria City Council
NOVEMBER Dr. Rebecca Knight, Proctor Hospital
OCTOBER Mary Ann Penn, Peoria County Regional Office of Education
SEPTEMBER Dr. Patricia Slininger, USDA Agricultural Laboratory
AUGUST Dr. Sara Nath Zallek, Methodist Medical Group
JUNE Corinne Wood, Lieutenant Governor
MAY Sister Mary Ludgera, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
APRIL Dr. Barbara Hartnett, RiverTech Center
MARCH Theresa Hardesty, Adoption Attorney
FEBRUARY Dorene Burkhalter, Paramount Potentials
JANUARY Dr. Susan J. Cole, Women’s Health Screening Center


DECEMBER Karen Triebel, Praise and Leadership Academy
NOVEMBER Susan Herring, Peoria Public Library
OCTOBER Barbara Walvoord, Speech & Language
Rehabilitation Services
SEPTEMBER Patty Edwards-Lindstrom, Creative Logic, Inc.
AUGUST Susan Warren, Postmaster
JULY Nancy Affolter, Behavioral Health Advantages
JUNE Ricca Sloan, State Representative
MAY Kristen Micheletti, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
APRIL Dr. Bettsey Barhorst, Illinois Central College
MARCH Joan Root Ericksen, Sun Foundation
FEBRUARY Pamela Schubach, YWCA
JANUARY Emily McGhee, Counseling & Family Services


DECEMBER Vicky Stewart, Northmoor Primary School
NOVEMBER Patricia Landes, City of Peoria
OCTOBER Mary Cay Westphal, Shamrock Plastics
SEPTEMBER Sharon Holling, Heart of Illinois United Way Campaign
AUGUST Ronda Chambers Daily, Bremer Jewelry
JULY Roberta Parks, Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce
JUNE Raylana Anderson, McGladrey & Pullen
MAY Dr. Denise Mammolito, Whittaker & Mammolito Surgical Associates
APRIL Anne Carignan, Father Sweeney School
MARCH Sue Wozniak, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
FEBRUARY Esther Cohen, Community Leader
JANUARY Dr. Francesca Armmer, Bradley University


DECEMBER Jane Gray, Miss Goody Two Shoes
NOVEMBER Dr. Caryn Doudna, Susan G. Komen Breast Center
OCTOBER Dr. Sharon Murphy, Bradley University
SEPTEMBER Marilyn Kohn, RE/MAX Unlimited
AUGUST Deborah Simon, Methodist Medical Center
JULY Zan Ransburg, Peoria County Board
JUNE Sue Ann Kortkamp, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
MAY Brenda Johnson, Johnson & Vaughn Jewellers
APRIL Dr. Sara Rusch, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
MARCH Sandra Birdsall, Prudential Cullinan
FEBRUARY Michelle Wilkins, Tempmates
JANUARY Marica Henry, Peoria Symphony Orchestra


DECEMBER Sharon Lansdowne, Heart of Illinois United Way
NOVEMBER Dr. Lynne Jalovec, General Surgeon
OCTOBER Lorene Ramsey, Illinois Central College
SEPTEMBER Suzi Boos, Children’s Hospital of Illinois
AUGUST Diana Hall, Bard Optical
JULY Marsha Swardenski, St. Jude Midwest Affiliate
JUNE Kathryn Timmes, Peoria Public School District 150
MAY Anne Fox, American Red Cross
APRIL Mary Alice Erickson, Office of Congressman Ray LaHood
MARCH Vickie Lannie, Methodist Medical Center
FEBRUARY Betty Woolsey, Jones Bros. Jewelers
JANUARY Alison Watkins, Heartland Community Health Clinic


DECEMBER Patty Shaheen Fuchs, Goodwill Industries
NOVEMBER Carol Trumpe, Peoria County Board
OCTOBER Maryann Morrison, Caterpillar Inc.
SEPTEMBER Joni Coe, Hult Health Education Center
AUGUST Brenda Edgar, First Lady of Illinois
JULY Mary Ellen Van Buskirk, Children’s Hospital of Illinois
JUNE Ginger Wierman, Lakeview Museum
MAY Vicki Hoelscher, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
APRIL Barbara Van Auken, CILCO
MARCH Maxine Wortham, Peoria Public School District 150
FEBRUARY Debbie Ritschel, Peoria Civic Center
JANUARY Dr. Kay Saving, Children’s Hospital of Illinois


DECEMBER Carol Rapp Fogerty Urish, Carol’s Flower Shop
NOVEMBER Mary Ardapple, O’Leary’s/Apple’s Bakery
OCTOBER Dee Bent, PEERS of Peoria
SEPTEMBER Joan Janssen, Community Leader
AUGUST Colette Bailey, Sonnemaker & Sonnemaker
JULY Bonnie Noble, Peoria Park District
JUNE Cookie Bannon, Children’s Hospital of Illinois
MAY Jeanne Davis, Methodist Medical Center
APRIL Sherril West, Caterpillar Inc.
MARCH Dr. Maqbool Ali, Peoria Medical Society
FEBRUARY Kelly Morgan, WEEK TV-25
JANUARY Marcella Teplitz, Teplitz & Company


DECEMBER Laura Schelly, Schelly Chiropractic Offices
NOVEMBER Sister Mary Canisia Gerlach, OSF Saint
Francis Medical Center
OCTOBER Patricia Benassi, Benassi & Benassi, P.C.
SEPTEMBER Joy Miller, Joy Miller & Associates
AUGUST Jeanne Miller, Peoria Police Department
JULY Eileen Frye, HOI Fair
JUNE Joan Krupa, Peoria County Board
MAY Dr. Theresa Falcon, OB/GYN
APRIL Bonnie Russell, Kentucky Fried Chicken
MARCH Donna Haerr, Peoria Area Community Foundation
FEBRUARY Mary Buesing, Peoria Arts & Sciences Council
JANUARY Carla Reed Wingfield, Illinois Mutual


DECEMBER Rev. Cheryl Dudley, Friendship House
NOVEMBER Barbara Mantz Drake, Peoria Journal Star
OCTOBER Bonnie Cox, Methodist Medical Center
SEPTEMBER Pam Hendricksen, Peoria Civic Center
AUGUST Elizabeth Mitchell, St. Jude Telethon
JULY Cathleen Pipkins, City of Peoria
JUNE Christine Zak-Edmonds, WEEK TV-25
MAY Marilyn Spring, PALS
APRIL Lori Fleming, City of Peoria
MARCH Cindy McLean, Illinois State Medical Society
FEBRUARY Vicki Bahr, Junior Achievement
JANUARY Dr. Mary Jumbelic, Peoria County


DECEMBER Carlotta Bielfeldt, The Bielfeldt Foundation
NOVEMBER Fiora Contino, Peoria Civic Opera
OCTOBER Martha Herm, Tri-County WomenStrength
SEPTEMBER Jayne Thompson, First Lady of Illinois
AUGUST Janet Moran, Peoria Ballet
JULY Dr. Beverly Ketel, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
JUNE Rebekah Bourland, Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce
MAY Dorothy Sinclair, Peoria City Council
APRIL Colleen Callahan, WMBD
MARCH Diane Cullinan Oberhelman, Cullinan Properties
FEBRUARY Lynn Martin, U.S. Representative TPW