YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) announced their 35th anniversary Salute to Outstanding Women honorees last night at their exclusive Reveal party.

Salute is a decades-long tradition at YWCA MV that honors local women for their achievements and impact on the community. The 35th anniversary honorees are:


  • Ann Rushlo: Business & Industry, sponsorship opportunity available.
  • Jennifer Adjodha-Evans: Education, sponsored by Kristin’s Fund.
  • Heather Loveland-Button: Entrepreneur, sponsored by Adirondack Bank.
  • Patricia M. Sterling: Healthcare, sponsored by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield.
  • Amy Turner: Human and Public Service, sponsored by Scalzo, Zogby & Wittig, Inc.
  • Amiyah Evans: Outstanding Youth, sponsored by Adorino Construction, Inc.
  • Jen DeWeerth: Social Justice, sponsored by Fort Schuyler Club.
  • Tamalin C. Martin: STEAM, sponsored by Indium Corporation.

YWCA MV’s 35th anniversary Salute to Outstanding Women awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, March 21 at Hart’s Hill Inn in Whitesboro. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased by visiting ywcamv.org/Salute, emailing events@ywcamv.org, or calling 315.732.2159 ext. 238.

Salute honorees are nominated by the community and selected by a panel of independent judges. YWCA MV extends thanks to the generous sponsors who make Salute to Outstanding Women possible: 35th Anniversary Sponsor Total Solutions, Presenting Sponsor Bank of Utica, and Salute Reveal generously hosted and exclusively sponsored by Valentino’s Banquet Hall.