Zilla Way Award
The Zilla Way Award honors a local LWVABC member who has shown outstanding leadership in guiding our League. This award honors Zilla Way in recognition of her more than fifty years of participation in LWVABC as a mentor and an advisor.
Bruce Pomerantz - for increasing our visibility and accessibility with technology, enhancing communications with new and prospective members, and challenging our problem solving skills.
Arlene Gillette + an accomplished forum moderator, high school voter registrar, and gracious leader in our organization.
Jeorgette Knoll + for her outstanding long-term leadership to our organization and connecting us to successful community involvement.
Susan Anderson + for stepping in to fill president vacancy and using her experience in community involvement and League to lead us well.
Kathy Aanerud - for advancing our League to the local media
Gretchen Sabel - for outstanding programs and getting things done
Kathie Whelchel - for welcoming new members and encouraging their involvement
Zilla Way - without Zilla there would be no Zilla Way award
Mary Jo Truchon - water and wisdom
Kay McCulley - for her steadfast support
Doris Gordon - willing worker over many years
Josephine Nunn - our wise and wonderful mentor
Millie Giddings - many decades of faithful membership and service
Sandra Shanley - lots to study, so much to say, and so many elections
Marj Perry - who represents us at Council of Metropolitan Area Leagues, studies housing and other questions important to LWVABC
Lois Ballinger - who conscientiously makes us a team to win the goal of good government
Geri Nelson - who brings order to her world and good times to learning
Betsy O'Berry - who followed the money and always knew the bottom line
Dorothy Bridges - a founding member who cared for her city, league, and community neighbors who needed help
Joan Molenaar - who energetically saves the day for LWVABC
Carol Bradley - who is ever polite and friendly to the public and public officials
Sandra Shanley - who keeps us connected with calls and e-mails and is a sounding board for new ideas
Jeorgette Knoll - a dedicated and organized mother, educator, and League member.