Top Ten Professional Women and Top Business Awards


For more than 25 years, the Marjaree Mason Center's Professional Women Awards have honored women who have made great strides in their fields while also giving back to the community and serving as positive role models.

Now, in addition to the Top Ten Professional Women, the Marjaree Mason Center annually honors one business for its achievements in its field while supporting its women employees and women in its community.

Awards are presented every October, which is also Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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2012 Top Ten Professional Women

Amy Arambula  Project Manager, Promise Neighborhoods, Reading and Beyond

Vonda Flanigan  Owner, Vonda's Fine Gifts

Esther Franco  Executive Director, Fresno Council on Child Abuse Prevention

Nancy Hollingsworth  President/CEO, Saint Agnes Medical Center

Rhonda Murphy  Owner, Rhonda's Personal Training

Julie Olson-Buchanan  Department Chair, Craig School of Business, CSUF

Francine Oputa  Director, Central Valley Cultural Heritage Institute

Lori Ramirez  Executive Director, The Arc Fresno

Matilda Soria  Research and Development Director, Reading and Beyond

Dora Westerlund  President/CEO, Fresno Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

2012 Top Business of the Year

Diamond Learning Center



Friday, October 19, 2012
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Fresno Convention Center Exhibit Hall

Marjaree Mason Center Website

Top Ten Professional Women and Top Business Awards

List of Alumni

Registration and Sponsorship (PDF)