Nominations were solicited from the public. In order to remain impartial, all nominations have been forwarded to the judging panel for review. The judging panel is comprised of three to four individuals outside of Delaware County and have no strong ties to the Delaware County community. Each judge reviews and evaluates each nomination on its own merits and scores according to a provided matrix. The judges scores are tabulated and the nominee with the highest score is named as the recipient of the award.
Nominees will be honored and award recipients will be announced at the Athena Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, November 28th, 2018 at the Horizon Convention Center in Muncie, IN. This event is open to the public and all are welcome to attend with reservations being made online.
The ATHENA Nominees for the 2018 Awards are:
ATHENA Professional Leadership Award
WaTasha Barnes Griffin
ATHENA Young Professional
ATHENA Organizational Leadership
WIBU Lifetime Achievement Award
Will be announced at the luncheon