Individuals, companies and organizations recognized for exemplary service to their communities:

 

2014
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Saundra Pelletier
CEO
WomanCare Global

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Karen Overklift
Program Director
San Diego Science Alliance – BE WiSE

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Georgia Griffiths
President/CEO
G2 Software Systems, Inc.

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Shavon Lindley
Co-Founder/CEO
Women Evolution

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
UCSD, mystartupxx

2013
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Connie Matsui
Retired
Biogen Idec

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Saura Naderi
Founder, myLab, Calit2
UC San Diego

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Barbara Noerenberg
VP, Corporate Research & Development
Qualcomm

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Gaylene Xanthopoulos
President
The Leadership Edge

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Sanford Rose Associates – San Diego

2012
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Marcea Bland Lloyd, J.D.
Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Gabriele Wienhausen, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Education
UC San Diego

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Adriana Vela
Founder & President
NanoTecNexus

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Tamera Weisser, Ph.D., J.D.
Of Counsel
Jones Day

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
PwC

2011
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
June Komar
Corporate Executive Vice President of Strategy & Administration
Scripps Health

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Barbara Sawrey
Assoc. Vice Chancellor of Undergraduate Education, Academic Affairs
UCSD

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Aurelia Flores
Senior Counsel
SAIC

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Trindl Reeves
Chief Sales Officer/Principal
Barney & Barney LLC

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Sony Electronics, Inc.

2010
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Rhonda Rhyne
Association for Innovative Cardiovascular Advancements

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Nancy Aitkenhead
SAIC

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Teresa Young
Deloitte LLP

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Jackie Trishman, PhD
CSU San Marcos

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Qualcomm Incorporated

2009
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Brenda Gebler
AMN Healthcare, Inc.

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Nancy Taylor
San Diego County Office of Education

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Karen Hernandez
Cooley LLP

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Pamela Surko
UCSD Global CONNECT

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Cooley LLP

2008
INDIVIDUAL IN LIFE SCIENCES
Wendy Johnson
Aires Pharmaceuticals

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Jo Moss
California Tech Trek Science Camp

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Ellen Morgan
Synteract

INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Arlene Harris
Jitterbug

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Amylin Pharmaceuticals

2007
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Karin Eastham, MBA, CPA
The Burnham Institute for Medical Research

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Jeanne Ferrante, Ph.D.
UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering, Professor & Associate Dean

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Lynne Friedmann, B.A.
Friedmann Communications

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
AMN HEALTHCARE, INC.

2006
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Ginger Graham
Amylin Pharmaceuticals

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Theresa Gilly, MS
High Tech High School

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Vicky Carlson
Office Pavilion

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Althea Technologies

2005
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY

Magda Marquet, Ph.D.
Althea Technologies, Inc.

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Theresa Drew
Deloitte

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Andrea Cook, Ph.D.
High Tech High

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Association for Women in Science, San Diego Chapter

2004
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
June Chocheles
SAIC

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Nancy Taylor
San Diego County Office of Education

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
L. Kay Chandler
Cooley LLP
COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Pfizer Global R&D

2003
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Martha Dennis, Ph.D.
Windward Ventures

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Barbara DePass-Smith
Monarch School

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Lisa Haile, JD, Ph.D.
Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
ProfitLine

2002
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Sandra Schmid, Ph.D.
The Scripps Research Institute

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Ginger Hovenic, Ed.D.
San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce Foundation & Business Roundtable for Education

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Cathryn Campbell
Campbell & Flores LLP

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
Deloitte – San Diego Practice

2001
INDIVIDUAL IN TECHNOLOGY
Tina Nova, Ph.D.
GenOptix

INDIVIDUAL IN EDUCATION
Patricia Winter
Science Alliance

INDIVIDUAL IN SERVICES
Susan Howell Ten Eyck
City National Bank

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION
TEAL Electronics Incorporated