The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce announced that Grand Rapids business leader and The Charter Group Vice President of Client Management, Jeanne Englehart is the 2013 ATHENA Award recipient. The prestigious ATHENA Award honors an individual who has demonstrated leadership in their professional field, mentored and created opportunities for women and contributed time and talent to the community.
“I am ecstatic and greatly humbled to receive this award, and I thank the chamber and committee for this distinguished honor,” Englehart said. “In reflecting on the women who were nominated this year and who have received this recognition before me, I see great role models who — like me — believe in themselves and have a passion to make a difference in our community.”
Twenty-nine prominent community and business leaders were nominated for the award this year — the 24th year the award has been presented in the greater Grand Rapids community. more