Congratulations to UMW Alumna Janel Donohue, our 2015 Patricia Lacey Metzger Distinguished Achievement Award winner!
Janel Donohue, president of Rappahannock United Way, was awarded 2015 Patricia Lacey Metzger Distinguished Achievement Award. Donohue serves as an advisory board member for UMW’s Department for Leadership, Honor and Service. She is also active with many community organizations, including the Fredericksburg Host Lions Club, Smart Beginnings, Mary Washington Hospital Foundation, Ferry Farm Baptist Church and Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce. In 2010, the Chamber honored Donohue for her level of leadership by presenting her with the Laurie A. Wideman Enterprising Woman’s Award.
The Patricia Lacey Metzger Award recipient will be a woman who has:
- Distinguished herself as a leader in her chosen field
- Demonstrated personal and professional integrity
- Committed, by her actions, to community service and lifelong learning
- Participated in the Leadership Colloquium @ UMW
Aug. 1 – nominations open
Sept. 20 – deadline for nominations
Oct. 1 – Deadline for Committee
To nominate: send Martha O’Keefe an email at firstname.lastname@example.org by 9/20/16. In the email, indicate the compelling reasons why you are nominating this deserving woman. Make sure you also include the nominee’s name and contact information. In additional, if she has a LinkedIn profile, please share that link.