2011 Winners

Nipigon | Private Sector

Levina Collins

Levina Collins

When Levina Collins retired from Nipigon District Memorial Hospital, her employer didn't give her a gold watch; instead she was presented with a pair of sparkly shoes to match her sparkling personality.

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Thunder Bay | Public Sector

Dr. Nancy Lukai

Dr. Nancy Lukai

She has a quote from Socrates taped to the top of her computer monitor that reads, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is a habit."

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Thunder Bay | Young Entrepreneur

Marija Harp

Marija Harp

The owner of Sweet Pea's Home Catering is poised to open her own restaurant in Thunder Bay soon, furthering her dreams in the culinary industry.

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North Bay | Private Sector

Angela Johnston

Angela Johnston

More than 30 years ago, when Angela Johnston was a chambermaid at the Relax Inn, the ladder to the top looked daunting.

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North Bay | Public Sector

Nancy Jacko

Nancy Jacko

With a life of physical fitness and volunteer coaching, Nancy Jacko can't say enough about the benefits of sports for women.

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Timmins | Young Entrepreneur

Leslie-Anne McKee

Leslie-Anne McKee

Young Entpreneur Leslie-Anne McKee (Dupuis) is passionate about singing.

"Music is the soul of life. It's like breathing. The first time I sang on stage, I was 10 years old."


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Sudbury | Aspiring Achiever Scholarship

Charlotte Roy

Charlotte Roy

Fairy tale princesses have beauty and charm, but do they offer little girls examples of strong female role models?

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