2021 Tribute to Women Honorees

Peggy Donaldson

My mother significantly encouraged my spiritual, physical, and academic growth in life. I did not realize I was following in my mother's footsteps as [...]

Jo Morrison

At 104, Jo Morrison continues to be a faithful servant who builds up and supports individuals and organizations, bringing about positive change to our [...]

Sarah Scott

Sara, You are an outstanding musician who has willingly taught, accompanied and performed for churches and numerous community events such as most every Tribute to [...]

Shaunna Mellons

Through the sharing of her time, energy, and personal experience with addiction, Shaunna offers much-needed hope and support to those who often have none. [...]

Lisa Baker

Lisa Baker is running a Friesian Breeding Program, Boarding Barn and Riding Instruction Business in Bluff City, TN. But what she really does is so [...]

Billie Schneider

The Saint Anne Catholic School would love to recognize our principal, Ms. Billie Schneider as a 2021 Tribute to Women Honoree!  To say we have a [...]

Claire Doherty

Claire Doherty’s love for and commitment to Bristol began when she came to live here 36 years ago. As a member of Newcomers & Friends, [...]

Suzanne Blaser

The Second Grade class at Saint Anne Catholic School would love to recognize Mrs. Suzanne Blaser as a 2021 Tribute to Women Honoree!  Teaching young little minds [...]

Jean Peace

Jean you are a strong, bright light that sees what needs to be done and then you follow through until it is completed. You [...]

Danielle Bland

It’s difficult to pinpoint the exact number of lives inspired by Danielle Bland throughout her career as owner and artistic director of The Dance [...]

Ida M Allison

My Mom, As the Organizer General of our family, she managed the eight of us as trainees guided to live by the golden rule. An [...]

Rebecca Henderson

Rebecca is the type of person who her friends depend on--she's the one who makes the plan, executes it, and makes sure everyone is [...]

Carrie Upshaw

To have known Carrie Upshaw was to appreciate her compassion and loving touch towards everyone she met. Kingsport is a better place because [...]

Nina Gray

Nina’s passion for helping others is highlighted throughout her professional career and through her devotion to community volunteerism. In retirement, Nina did not rest. Her [...]

Susan Benton

Loving, caring, kind, compassionate; these are all adjectives that describe my dear sister Susan. Above all else, her greatest attribute is that of “care-giver”. Being [...]

Vivian Crymble

Vivian has a heart of gold, and her generosity knows no bounds.  She gives and gives, and give some more.  As a past Rotary [...]

Margot Seay

For more than 20 years, Margot Seay has worked locally and across the nation to elevate the voices of 50+ Americans.