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Thank You to Our Corporate Pillars

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These have indeed been very difficult times for our community. We thank our Corporate Pillars for their support and understanding, especially with the postponement of the TWIN Awards luncheon. The TWIN Awards luncheon was rescheduled for SeptemberTWIN 1, 2020. Here is the list of our 2020 TWIN honorees:

Connie Aschenbrenner – Rate Design Senior Manager, Idaho Power Company

K9 Bella – Boise Police Department. Nominated by Schroeder Creative

Sarah Bettwieser – Government Relations Consultant, Cygnet LLC.  Nominated by Western Trophy & Engraving

Angie Castillo – Branch Manager-Nampa Downtown, Washington Federal (WaFd) Bank

Michaelle Chalmers, CPA  – Associate Director, National Audit Solutions, KPMG LLP

Debbie Courson Smith – Morning Show Co-Host, 94.9 the River/KRVB, Lotus Boise Corp

Sharon Kee Curtright – Vice President Bedrock Program Office, J.R. Simplot Company

Laura DeLaney – Co-Owner, Rediscovered Books/Once and Future Books. Nominated by Capitol Copy & Print.

Criselda DeLaCruz-Valdez, LMSW– Executive Director, Nampa Family Justice Center. Nominated by Corwin Ford

Lucy Dennis – Vice President Operations, St. Luke’s Health System

Shannon Mackay Dudley–  District Sales Manager, Idaho Sysco

Melissa Gentry – Chief Executive Officer, Boys & Girls Club of Nampa.  Nominated by Corwin Ford

Dawni Gundersen – Asst. Vice President, Senior Compliance Analyst, Citi

Kirsten Headrick – Central Support Manager, Norco

Susan Heneise – Paralegal, Givens Pursley LLP

Brandie Holly –  Senior Director, Marketing, J.R. Simplot Company

Andrea Hovey – Quality Program Manager, Engineered Structures, Inc.

Natasha Li – Software Engineer, HP Inc.

Christina Lords – Editor, Idaho Statesman

Karlee May – Events and Programs Manager, Downtown Boise Association. Nominated by Amplified Production Group LLC

Meghan McInerney, MD – Physician, Saint Alphonsus

Kara Medrano – Retail Branch Manager, First Interstate Bank

Bobbi-Jo Meuleman – Director of Intergovernmental  Affairs, State of Idaho. Nominated by Red Sky

Michelle Murray – Owner, Murray’s Chevron. Nominated by Zee Christopher

Sue Myers – Assistant Vice President and Operations Manager, U.S. Bank

Kasi Nelson – Regional Manager of Southeastern Idaho, Fisher’s Technology

Angela Ogle, MBA – Firmware Section Manager, HP Inc.

Sheri Pearson – Director of Business Analysis, Idaho Central Credit Union

Jordan Pereira – Shelter Director, Interfaith Sanctuary. Nominated by Idaho Press/Boise Weekly

Boni Peters – Office Manager, Controller, Restaurant Management Services (RMS). Nominated by Chandlers

Karen Porth MD – Neurologist, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

Sue Risner – Assistant Vice President, U.S. Bank

Deborah G. Robertson, MD – Medical Director, St. Luke’s Wood River Emergency Department

Rebecca Robison – Food Stylist – Prop Stylist. Nominated by North by Northwest Productions

Stacey M. Roth – Administrator of Student Programs, Boise School District. Nominated by Mai Thai

Candi Ryals –  Asst. Vice President, Citi

Madeline Scott – Communications Director, KA Health Services LLC. Nominated by Chad Case Photo  & Video

Michelle Smartt – Branch Manager, Caldwell, KeyBank

Teresa J. Stanfill – Director of Nursing Practice, Professional Advancement, St. Luke’s Health System

Gwen Thomson – Attorney, Hawley Troxell

Diem Thy N. Tran – Vice President, DRAM Process Integration, Micron Technology, Inc

Nicole Washington – Lieutenant Colonel (LTC), Aviation Logistics Management Officer, Idaho Army National Guard. Nominated by Two Men and a Truck

Teresa Whitney – Vice President Marketing & Merchandising, Intermountain Division, Albertsons Companies

Christina Williams – Corporate Manager, Zee Christopher

Kathy Wold – Energy Efficiency Manager, Intermountain Gas Company

Angela Wolfkiel – Escrow Administrator, Empire Title

Daniela Wolters – HR Coordinator – Idaho Region, Washington Federal (WaFd) Bank

Lisa D. Wong – Vice President Business Support Manager, Wholesale Operations Support Services, Business & Risk Initiatives, Wells Fargo

We are so excited to see you all in September! If you have any questions about TWIN or Corporate Pillars, please contact me at luhlmann@wcaboise.org or by phone 208-863-1147.

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