The Victor Chamber's "Women of Excellence" awards formally honors the passion, vision, and commitment of exemplary women in Victor. In recognition of, and respect for, its rich Native Anmerican roots as exeplified by Ganondagan, the Seneca historic site, nominations were requested for women who demonstrate the qualities of Jikohnsaseh (gi-GON-sa-seh).
2019 Women of Excellence Nominees are:
Jikohnsaseh Nominees: Elizabeth Biehler - Allstate Insurance,
Jennifer Gossage - Ravenwood Golf Club, Lisa Olek - LINQservInc,
Dr. Alicia Sturn - Farmington Dental, Michele Caruana - Climbing Vines Cafe and The Caruana Group, and Emily Smith - Fisher Associates
Lantern Award Nominees: Carol MacInnes - Volunteer for the Victor Hiking Trails, Dot Norsen - Volunteer for the American Red Cross, and Jane Gerace - Volunteer for the Victor Farmington Friends of the Library.
Student of Promise Nominees: Aubrey Ahern, Jordan Gravino, Barbara Hansen, Allison Heltz, and Katie Kopp from Victor Hight School and
Elizabeth Ann Ives from FLCC