Woman of Impact Awards

Momentum’s Woman of Impact Award honors Alabama women leaders who do extraordinary work to positively impact lives of others in the community, business, culture or politics. The award is presented every other year in conjunction with Momentum’s biennial leadership conference. These award honorees are truly distinguished women leaders who have a lifetime of accomplishments in the service of others.

Click on their photos below to view their Award Videos and read their bios.

 

 

 

2020 Woman of Impact Award Honorees

Click on each photo to read their bio and the link to the short video showcasing their achievements and words of wisdom. Our thanks to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama for their production work on the videos. 

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Deborah Grimes
Chief Diversity Officer
Ochsner Health Ssytem
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Lee Marshall
Founder and CEO
Kids to Love
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Carolyn Griner
Astronautical Engineer (retired)
NASA Marshall Flight Center
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Elizabeth Huntley
Attorney with Lightfoot, Franklin and White, LLC
and CEO & Co-founder of Hope Institute
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Caroline Novak
Founding President (retired)
A+ Education Partnership

2018 Momentum Leadership Award Winners

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Barbara Royal
Founder and CEO (retired)
Momentum
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Jane Stephens Comer
Founder
GirlSpring
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Nena Sanders, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor Ida Moffet School of Nursing
Samford University College of Health Sciences
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Gail Andrews
Director (retired)
Birmingham Museum of Art
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Major General (Retired) Lee Price
Major General (Retired)
US Army

2016 Momentum Leadership Award Winners

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Odessa Woolfolk
2016 Woman of Excellence
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Dr. Marsha D. Raulerson
2016 Woman of Vision
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Gillian Goodrich
2016 Woman of Impact
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Nancy Collat Goedecke
2016 Woman of Leadership
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Dr. Barbara Baker
2016 Woman of Inspiration

2014 Momentum Leadership Award Winners

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The Honorable Helen Shores Lee
Author and Circuit Court Judge
Woman of Inspiration
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Mona N. Fouad, MD, MPH
UAB
Woman of Impact
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Suzanne Durham
Retired, YWCA
Woman of Vision
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Dr. N. Jan Davis
Jacobs Engineering
Woman of Courage
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Dr. Deborah Barnhart
U.S. Space & Rocket Center
Woman of Leadership

2012 Momentum Leadership Award Winners

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Debrah Underwood
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Woman of Vision
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Margaret Tutwiler
CIT
Woman of Impact
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Catherine Randall, PhD
Pettus Randall Holdings LLC
Woman of Leadership
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Marian Loftin, MEd
Educator and Children's Health Activist
Woman of Inspiration
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Lilly Ledbetter
Fair Pay Activist
Woman of Courage
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Sandral Hullett, MD, MPH
Retired CooperGreen Mercy Hosptal
Woman of Excellence in Health Care