2017 Power of the Purse

Join us in this year’s 10th Annual Power of the Purse!

Mark your calendars for November 17, 2017.

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2017 Salute to Women of Achievement

Thursday, May 25, 2017 | 11:30am – 1:30pm
Grand Sierra Resort | Grand Ballroom

Join us in celebrating some of the most PASSIONATE, DEDICATED, CONFIDENT, ENERGETIC, and SUCCESSFUL women in our community at the 26th Annual Salute to Women of Achievement Luncheon.

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Debby Herman, Event Chair

2017 Women of Achievement Chair Debby Herman, is Senior Vice President and Region Manager for Nevada State Bank.  She is a former Chair of the NWF Board of Directors and in 2016 was recognized as a Women of Achievement. As a regional manager of 19 branches serving 12 cities and nine counties, Debby represents professional achievement in banking and demonstrated service to our community.


Adrianne Haslet, Keynote Speaker

Adriane is a survivor of the unimaginable 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.  Losing her leg below the knee, Adrianne is rising to meet her daily challenges with a unique perspective. “I refuse to be called a victim, I am not defined by what happened in my life, I am a survivor defined by how I live my life.”  Her journey to recovery is truly inspirational. 


Norma Webster, Hall of Fame

Recognized as a businesswoman, community volunteer and generous philanthropist, Norma Webster is the 2017 Hall of Fame honoree.  Her leadership has resulted in significant community programs serving thousands of residents, and innovative programs that support women and girls globally.