2012-12-13 / Top News

10 named as Women of Initiative

The Women’s Philanthropic Network of the Community Foundation of Collier County has named its 10 Women of Initiative for 2013. The honorees were announced at the WPN annual meeting earlier this month at Grey Oaks Country Club (see photos on page B7).

The 2013 Women of Initiative are:

¦ Ann Berlam

¦ Liz Jessee

¦ Mary Beth Johns

¦ Susan Jones

¦ Marsha Murphy

¦ Brenda O’Connor

¦ Jackie Pierce

¦ Mary Polizzotto

¦ Shelly Stayer

¦ Linda White

“These women are an inspiration to us all,” Lisa Merritt, WPN chair, says. “Through their leadership, innovation and energy, and their dedication of time and talent, they have helped change the face of our community.”

The women will be honored at the annual Women of Initiative luncheon that takes place Tuesday, April 2, at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club. For more information, call 649-5000 or visit www.cfcollier.org. ¦

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