Woman of the Year

It has been the custom of the Rochester Section annually to honor one of its members who has made an outstanding contribution to NCJW, GRS and the community, each in her own specialized field of endeavor.
This illustrious list follows:

 

1956Sarah Derman
1957Eve Mickelson
1958Sylvia H. Cohen
1959Honey Kramer
1960Freida Whiteman
1961Ruth Schneider
1962Eve R. Leve
1963Betty J. Dworkin
1964Gladys Kovalsky
1965Sarah Strassman
1966Evelyn Simon
1967Louise M. Spivak
1968Ruby Rabin
1969Ruth Kominz
1970Betty Rockford
1971Elinore Fram
1972Bib Grossman
1973Lila Loewy
1974Florence Wecksler
1975Rochelle Cresov
1976Enid Ryen
1977Marjorie Relin
1978Ronnie Poplock
1979Eileen Fishman
1980Ann Braverman
1981Mollie Traub
1982Nancy Reitkopp
1983Henra Briskin
1984Karen Pariser
1985Linda Gold
1986Ruth Strassberg
1987Marcia Eisenberg
1988Arline Seideman
1989Judy Abelman
1990Myra Gross
1991Lorraine Dvorin
1992Felice Harris
1993Phyllis Lasky
1994Sharon Rose
1995Lois Mae E. Kuh
1996Donna Cohen
1997Ellen Solomon
1998Jackie Davidson
1999Beth Pranger Bruner
2000Rhoda Sherman
2001Linda Sischy
2002Wendy Moss
2003Daryl Kaplan
2004Marsha Cherry
2005Marcia DuBrin
2006Ellen Altman
2007Arlene Schenker
2008Gloria Kaplan
2009Ronny Frishman
2010Harriet Renzi
2011Carol Fybush
2012Doreen Goldstein
2013Vancy Boyar
2014Soralee Cook
2015Cathy Schneider
2016Gina Horowitz
2017Nancy Chodak
2018Jennifer Loviglio
2019Marilyn Fenster
2020/2021Nancy Gabrielsen-Tinnes