SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah)- Some of Utah’s most successful and influential women were recognized by their peers Tuesday.
The 30 Women to Watch event sponsored by Utah Business and Maschoff Brennan, celebrates and honors Utah’s most dynamic women.
News4Utah’s Kim Fischer was the emcee for this year’s award luncheon.
The women honored will also be featured in a special editorial piece in Utah Business magazine’s May issue.
This year’s event included a keynote address by Gail Miller, Owner & Chairman of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies.
Here’s a look the 2018 30 Women to Watch*:
Marva Sadler CEO of Veracity Solutions
Ashley Dreier Executive Vice President / CTO / CIO for HealthEquity
Ann Silverberg Williamson Executive Director of the Utah Department of Human Services
Shauna Smith Chief Merchandising Officer for Four Foods Group
Renee Huang Director of Communications & Digital Media of the Utah Symphony and Utah Opera
Laura Michalski CEO of Fourth Street Clinic
Shelaine Maxfield President and Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Younique Foundation
Amanda Butterfield Director of Public Relations for the Woodbury Corporation
Barbara Melendez-Rapp Shareholder and Immigration Practice Chair at Richards Brandt Miller Nelson Law Corporation
Michelle Gunter Senior Vice President, Client Services (Partner Channels Organization) for MarketStar Corp.
Christy Alter Haymond Vice President, Chief of Staff Salt Lake City at Goldman, Sachs & Co
Maria Chumbita Chief Engineer at CoreBrace, LLC
Minna Wang Analyst at the Kickstart Seed Fund
Alison Flynn Gaffney Executive Director, Perioperative, Imaging, Laboratory, and Ancillary Services at University of Utah Health
Emily Wright Founding Executive Sales & Marketing at doTERRA International
Anjali Pai Director of Staff Development at Salt Lake Community College
Kristin Chapman Principal Consultant at DecisionWise
Ashley Walton Director of Content for Clearlink
Jessie Shepherd Clinical Directorat Blue Clover Therapy, LLC
Dana Ardovino Project Manager at Dell EMC
Kat Judd Vice President, People Operations at Lucid
Sarah Starkey Vice President and General Counsel at Larry H. Miller Dealerships
Jessica Merrill Manager of Marketing at Overstock.com
Elisabeth M. McOmber Partner at Snell & Wilmer
Amber Wykstra Senior Mortgage Consultant at Veritas Funding
Kelly Passey Owner/CEO at Plastic Specialties
Sydne Jacques CEO at Jacques & Associates, Inc.
Darlene Carter Division President at C. W. Urban
Kathleen Pitcher Tobey Program Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah
*There were only 29 honorees this year