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Women of Achievement

Each year the YWCA Woman of Achievement Award is presented to a select group of Northeast Ohio women who have achieved extraordinary accomplishments through career success, community service, leadership, mentoring, and dedication to YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Boasting over 200 honorees, the Women of Achievement Academy is comprised of the most accomplished and esteemed leaders in Northeast Ohio.


The wait is over! We are excited to share with you the Women of Achievement class of 2022. Join us in welcoming the eight Powerhouses of Progress to be honored in 2022. Click here to access full bios of all honorees.

Miranda Creel – Executive Vice President of Commercial Treasury Sales, PNC
Robyn N. Gordon – Director of Center Operations, NASA Glenn Research Center
Pastor Courtney Clayton Jenkins – Senior Pastor, South Euclid United Church of Christ
Ann V. Klotz – Head of School, Laurel School
Sandra Madison – Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson, Robert P. Madison International, Inc.
Sondra Miller – President and Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Rosanne Potter – Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cleveland Foundation
Renee Richard – Vice President of Legal Services and Risk Management, Cuyahoga Community College


Did you miss the 2021 Women of Achievement awards ceremony? Watch the full program on our YouTube channel anytime!

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We are excited to share a virtual copy of the 2021 Achieve Magazine with you. Click HERE to access full biographies of all of this year’s Women of Achievement honorees, Women of Profesional Excellence honorees, our 2021 scholarship and poetry & music contest winners, information on YWCA’s unique programs, a thank you to our sponsors, and more!

For More information, contact Taylor Barnes: Director of Development (216) 881-6878 ext. 233 | tbarnes@ywcaofcleveland.org

Women of Achievement Academy