2017 Latinas of Distinction Awards

On October 13, 2017 The Hispanic Leaders Group of Greater St. Louis organized a ceremony of the “Latina of Distinction” honoring Fifteen Latinas:

  • Dinorah Bommarito
  • Martha Castellanos
  • Carmen Dence
  • Angélica Gutiérrez
  • Carmen Jacob
  • Martha G. Kampen
  • Elena G. Kenyon
  • Sandra Knight
  • María T. Maldonado
  • Linda Mertz
  • Ciléia Miranda Yuen
  • María G. Taxman
  • Cecilia Velázquez
  • Daniela Velázquez
  • Eileen Wolfington

The event was held at the Missouri Athletic Club of downtown St. Louis.

The ceremony recognized Latinas that are making St. Louis region a great place to live by their service to the Hispanic community and personal excellence.