Presentation Academy will host the 27th Annual Tower Awards for Women Leaders in person on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at The Kentucky International Convention Center.
The event will honor eight local leaders in their fields and highlight their contributions and impact in the community. The 2022 honorees are Dominique Alonga '10, Dr. Ruth M. Carrico, Rachael Denhollander, Keri Meador '96, Rachel Platt, Taylor Ryan, Cecilia "Lucille" (Wuerth) Tangel '61, and Nachand Hyde Trabue '92.
Since its inception in 1995, the Tower Awards has recognized more than 100 deserving women in the categories of Arts & Communication; Business, Technology & Trade; Education; Government, Justice & Law; Science & Healthcare; Service & Advocacy; Lifetime Achievement; and, the Mother Catherine Spalding Visionary Award. Students in Presentation Academy's Leadership Program can engage with Tower Award Recipients through job shadowing, mentorships, and a classroom speaker series. Over its 26-year history, the Tower Awards event has raised more than $4.5 million for financial aid.