Dr. Roberta Teahen was a 2015 recipient of the Michigan Distinguished Woman in Higher Education Leadership Award from the Michigan ACE Women's Network.
Helen Gillespie Ferris Distinguished Woman Leader Award
- Trinidy Williams, Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences, Named Inaugural Recipient of Helen Gillespie Ferris Award
The Women’s Advocacy Forum is pleased to announce the creation of the Helen Gillespie Ferris Distinguished Woman Leader Award. The recipient of this new annual award will also be the Ferris nominee for the Michigan Distinguished Woman Leader in Higher Education Award, presented each year by the Michigan ACE Women’s Network.
Members of the Women’s Advocacy Forum Awards and Recognition Committee are Connie Bookshaw, Amy Carmack, Beth Logan, Gayle Lopez, Leah Monger and Karen Simmon. The Women’s Advocacy Forum thanks Provost Paul Blake for his office’s financial sponsorship of the Helen Gillespie Ferris Distinguished Woman Leader Award. For more information about the award, please contact committee chair Leah Monger at LeahMonger@ferris.edu or 591-2947. For more information about the Women’s Advocacy Forum, contact Jody Gardei at JodyGardei@ferris.edu or 591-2112.