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Towne Spotlight: Local Business and Community News of Anne Arundel County July 2016

Jul 06, 2016 03:25PM ● By Cate Reynolds

Top left to right: Maggie Margiotta Melson, Danielle Wilson, Lisa Vernon, Kimberly Boyd-Washington, Dr. Patricia Czapp, Dawn Partin-Eberhardt, Beth Nowell, Kimberley Chance. Bottom left to right: Erin McNaboe, Rhonda Falcon, Alfa Stevens, Marlene Durholz, Erin Horst, Ashley O’Connor, Helena Hunter. Not pictured: Debbie Gosselin, Jacqueline Guild, Diane Croghan

The YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

recently honored the recipients for this year’s Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Awards. Honorees are nominated by members of the community and reviewed by a steering committee. The YWCA has welcomed almost 900 women into this esteemed sisterhood and is very excited to welcome this year’s 18 new members. The list of the 2016 honorees, as well as their respective workplaces:

Kimberley Chance
TRACE International

Diane Croghan
County Executive’s Office

Dr. Patricia Czapp
Anne Arundel Medical Center

Marlene Durholz
Anne Arundel County Public Schools

Dawn Partin-Eberhardt
Sandy Spring Bank

Rhonda Falcon
Saucy Salamander

Debbie Gosselin

Jacqueline Guild
Chesapeake Legal Alliance

Erin Horst

Helena Hunter
Seeds 4 Success

Erin McNaboe
Rams Head

Maggie Melson
Indian Creek School

Beth Nowell
Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce

Ashley O’Connor
Strategic Partners Media

Alfa Stevens
Retired (Department of Defense– National Security Agency)

Lisa Vernon
Anne Arundel Literacy Council

Kim Washington
Maryland Environmental Service

Danielle Wilson
Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Catherine Purple Cherry Receives Brava Award

Purple Cherry Architects CEO, Catherine Purple Cherry, of the Annapolis-based design firm, was recently honored with a 2016 Brava Award from SmartCEO Magazine. The Brava Awards celebrate the achievements of 40 of Greater Baltimore’s top women business leaders. Additionally, Purple Cherry Architects recently won the 2016 Best of Annapolis award for Best Home Designer.

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