Tribute to Women
Commemorate Legacy. Honor Achievement. Celebrate Women.
Originally begun as the Leader Luncheon in 1974, the annual tribute has become Sioux Falls’ top celebration of local leadership. Now in its 43rd year, Tribute to Women recognizes the incredible contributions women bring to Sioux Falls. Whether through leadership in business, philanthropic endeavors or public service, Tribute brings people from across the community together to honor women, men and businesses.
2016 Winners (from left to right): Karla Santi - Sylvia Henkin Mentoring Award, Julie Nelson - Banking & Finance, Elizabeth Overmoe - Government & Law, Twila Perkinson - Humanities & Education, Trish McCann - Business Achievement, Polly Dean - Nonprofit & Community Service, Jill Weimer - Healthcare & STEM, Kellen Boice - Young Woman of Achievement, and Bill Townsend - Embeliever Award.