31st Silver State Awards - Women Awards
Lt. Governor Lisa Cano Burkhead - Leadership Award:
The “Senator Harry Reid - Leadership Award” is Named after its first recipient honorable Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada. “The Leadership Award” recognizes specific outstanding initiatives as well as bodies of work, lifetime achievement, excellence of work, innovation in approach and scale of impact within the Great state of Nevada. Previous Leadership Awards recipients, Includes Sen. Harry Reid, Sen. Cortez Masto, Sen. Rosen, Congresswoman Titus, Gov. Bob Miller, Sen. Bryan
Congresswoman Dina Titus – Education Award:
The "Jim Rogers- Spirit of Education Award”. The award is named after its first recipient and champion of Education, Jim Rogers. “The Spirit of Education Award” is presented to honor an individual’s extraordinary commitment, leadership and vision to Education in the great state of Nevada. Previous Honorary Awards recipients, Includes Jim Rogers, Dr. Carol Harter, Governor Brian Comm. Susan Brager, Bart Patterson, Comm. Chris Giunchgliani and Ande & Glenn Christenson.
William Andrews Clark – Life Time Achievement Award:
The Award is given to honor an individual’s extraordinary distinction in lifetime success. The award recognizes leaders who have maintained a professional lifelong commitment to service for their community.
Lisa Howfield - Trailblazer Award:
"Trailblazer Award” honors leaders best represent Independence, talent, vision, innovation, and whose career-spanning work has spearheads, helped shape and define their industry. They have achieved excellence in their profession and have made direct innovations in their career producing long-term results and spire others. Past recipient include Elaine Wynn.
The Award is given to honor individuals whose contributions & commitments to Las Vegas community exemplify compassion & humanitarianism. The Award Honors outstanding individuals for their humanitarian and volunteer activities. The recipient has served the community and those in need as well as embraces the value of human spirit.
Excellence in Service Award:
The Award is given to honor an individual’s extraordinary distinction in Community Service. The award recognizes leaders who have maintained a professional lifelong commitment to service for their community. Previous Honorary Awards recipients Includes, Elaine Wynn, Sen.Cortez Masto, Comm. Gibbions, Comm. Giunchiglani, Comm. Brager, Congresswoman Titus, Chief Justice Saitta, Jan Jones and Victoria Feritta (Partial List).