NC State
Council on the Status of Women

The Equity for Women Awards are awarded in recognition for outstanding leadership in establishing equity for women at NC State University.

Previous Award RECIPIENTS

Dr. Joy Gaston Gayles (2022 – Faculty)
Latasia Priest (2022 – Staff)
Vicky Tang (2022 – Student)
Maru Gonzalez, Becca Zuvich, Chris Genwright, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (2022 – Group)

Jill Sexton (she/her) (2021 – Faculty)
Women and Minority Engineering Program (2021 – Staff)
Joanay Tann (she/her) (2021 – Undergraduate Student)
Perusi Benson (they/them) (2021 – Graduate Student)

Dr. Elizabeth Nelson (2020 – Faculty)
Delisha Hinton (2020 – Staff)
Jacking Lanning (2020 – Undergraduate Student)
Kony Chatterjee (2020 – Graduate Student)

Dr. Audrey (AJ) Jaeger (2019 – Faculty)
Brianna “Bri” Elum (2019 – Staff)
Meredith Spence Beaulieu (2019 – Student)

Dr. Laura Sremaniak (2018 – Faculty)
Pat Gaddy (2018 – Staff)
Angela Gay (2018 – Student)

Dr. Kate Annett-Hitchcock (2107 – Faculty)
April Shaeffer (2017 – Staff)
Veronica Catete (2017 – Student)

Lorena Bociu (2016 – Faculty)
Susan Colby (2016 – Staff)
Dawn Culpepper (2016 – Student)

Karen Daniels (2015 – Faculty)
Tiffany McLean (2015 – Staff)
Lauren Frey (2015 – Student)

Mary Weir (2014 – Faculty)
Shaefny Grays (2014 – Staff)
Suzanne Martin (2014 – Student)

Montserrat Fuentes (2013 – Faculty)
Anona Smith-Williams (2013 – Staff)
Amanda McKnight (2013 – Student)

Lois Crowe (2012)
Betsy Brown (2012)

Jo-Ann Cohen (2011)
Adrianna Harrell (2011)

Heidi L. Grappendorf (2010)
Daniel L. Solomon (2010)

Joanne G. Woodard (2004)

Terri Helmlinger (2003)

Frances B. Graham (2002)

Mary Barbercheck (2001)

Laura Severin (2000)

Thomas Stafford  (1999)

Frances “Billie” Richardson (1998)

Rebecca Leonard  (1997)

Phyllis Bradbury  (1996)

Barbara Risman  (1995)

Mary “Polly” Williams (1993)

Nash Winstead  (1990)