Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 Founders’ Awards
WPF “Lifetime Achievement” Award
Given to the woman involved in the public finance field for 10 years or more
who has consistently demonstrated skill, drive, integrity and vision.
Awarded to The Honorable Denise L. Nappier
Treasurer, State of Connecticut, Hartford, CT
WPF “She’s Our Hero” Award
Given to the woman who manages career, self-development,
family issues and civil involvement – all at the same time.
Awarded to Monika Suarez
Municipal Investment Officer, Western Alliance Bank, Los Angeles, CA
WPF “Rising Star” Award
Given to the woman involved in the public finance field for 10 years
or less whose work demonstrates skill and intelligence for long-term impact in field.
Awarded to Jessica Akey
Deputy Director of Capital Markets
State of Illinois, Chicago, IL