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Athena Award Nominees

Sara (Bonnie) Flagg Manager, minority and women business development division, Urban League of Rochester, N.Y. Inc. Education: School of Applied Industrial Studies certificate program, Rochester Institute of Technology; attended Mohawk Valley Community College Family: Husband, Clarence Jr.; stepson, 33 Professional ...

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12th Annual Athena Award

1. Tender Loving Care Agency Inc. 60 Carlson Road Rochester, N.Y. 14610 288-8240 Number of Local(1) Full-Time/Part-Time Employees(2): 300/259 Gross Sales Volume Last Fiscal Year ($000): NA Percentage of Business Woman-Owned: 100 Principal Business: Home health care and related services, ...

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12th Athena luncheon to focus on
the changing face of leadership

In the early 1980s, Martha Mayhood Mertz looked around her and took note. She was the only woman on the board of the Lansing (Mich.) Regional Chamber of Commerce and one of the few female business owners. She launched an ...

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Athena Award Nominees

Denise Gutstein President, Frontier Telephone of Rochester Inc. Education: MBA, University of Rochester’s William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration; B.S., electrical engineering, Union College, Schenectady Family: Husband, Adam; son, 6 months Professional and community leadership: Board member, chairwoman ...

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Sheree Toth

Sheree Toth Associate director and associate professor, University of Rochester Mt. Hope Family Center Education: Ph.D., clinical psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio; B.A., psychology, Allegheny College Family: Husband, Dante Cicchetti Professional and community leadership: Member, expert advisory panel, Program ...

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Athena Award Nominees

A. Gidget Hopf President and CEO, Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired-Goodwill Industries of Greater Rochester Inc. Education: M.A., audiology and communication science, Kean College of New Jersey; B.S., speech pathology and audiology, SUNY College at Geneseo Family: Husband, ...

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Mary Quin

Mary Quin Vice president, strategy, Production Systems Group, Xerox Corp. Education: MBA, Harvard University; Ph.D., materials science and engineering, Northwestern University; B.S., physics, University of Canterbury, New Zealand Professional and community leadership: Vice chairwoman, board of trustees, Garth Fagan Dance ...

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Athena Award Nominees

Sara Kash CEO, Write Woman Computer Products Inc. Education: MBA, management, Rochester Institute of Technology; M.S., adult education, University of Rochester; B.S., elementary education, SUNY College at Geneseo Professional and community leadership: Board member, Literacy Volunteers of America-Rochester, N.Y. Inc.; ...

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Barbara Osterman

Barbara Osterman President, Human Solutions LLC Education: MBA, University of Rochester’s William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration; B.S., mathematics, Clarkson University Family: Husband, Scott; two children, 11 and 7 Professional and community leadership: Community co-chairwoman, Take Our Daughters ...

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Athena Award Nominees

Deborah Long CEO, Girl Scouts of Genesee Valley Inc. Education: M.S., community services, and B.A., history and sociology, University of Rochester Family: Husband, Anthony Sr.; son, 19 Professional and community leadership: Board member and co-chairwoman of the criteria task force, ...

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Kathryn McGuire

Kathryn McGuire Administrator, Independent Living for Seniors Inc., ViaHealth Education: M.S., health systems administration, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.S., nursing, Molloy College Family: Husband, Michael; two daughters, 12 and 8 Professional and community leadership: Founding and current board and committee ...

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Athena Award Nominees

Cynthia Martin President, global customer service and support, and vice president, Eastman Kodak Co. Education: M.S., operations research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; B.S., mathematics, Ursinus College, Pennsylvania Professional and community leadership: Management sponsor, Lambda Network at Kodak; ...

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Dace Madore

Dace Madore Director, research operations and immunobiological services, Wyeth-Lederle Vaccines and Pediatrics Education: Ph.D. and M.S., biology, Temple University; B.S., biology, University of Rochester Family: Husband, Paul; two daughters, ages 17 and 14 Professional and community leadership: Trustee and chairwoman ...

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Athena Award Nominees

Susan McLaughlin Vice president and chief operating officer, Kodak Professional, and vice president, Eastman Kodak Co. Education: B.S., education, University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional and community leadership: Board member, Dayton Hudson Corp. and Finger Lakes Blue Cross and Blue ...

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40 Under 40

Frederick Kulikowski President and CEO, Citibank (New York State) Age: 38 Education: B.S., business, University of Pennsylvania; MBA, University of Rochester’s William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration Family: Wife, Cheryle; sons, 11 and 1 Professional responsibilities: Regional president ...

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