President's Award


The President's Award is awarded annually by the outgoing President of the WLA at the Installation Banquet.  This award is given to an outstanding WLA member or a mentor of the outgoing President.  The following is a list of past honorees:


2020 - Hon. Ellen W. Dunne

2019 - Jessica Kennedy

2018 - Gretchen Myers

2017 - Hon. Nicole Colbert-Botchway

2016 - Kristine Bridges

2015 - Gen Frank

2014 - Beth Boggs

2013 - Jane Dueker

2012 - Nancy Mogab

2011 - Hon. Kristine Kerr

2010 - Hon. Nannette Baker

2009 - Marjorie K. Carter

2008 - Hon. Mary Kathryn Hoff

2007 - Dee Joyce Hayes

2006 - Hon. Kathianne Knaup

2005 - Kathleen DuBois 

2004 - Hon. Mary Pat Schroeder

2003 - Hon. Mary Rhodes Russell

2002 - Diana taylor

2001 - Hon. Margaret Donnelly

2000 - Hon. Audrey Fleissig

1999 - Hon. Carol Jackson

1998 - Hon. Anna Forder

1997 - Hon. Jean Hamilton

1996 - All Past Presidents

1995 - Hon. Ann Covington

1994 - Frankie Muse Freeman & Hon. Lisa Van Amburg

1993 - Shulamith Simon 

1992 - Hon. Susan Block

1991 - Mary Anne Sedey

1990 - Kaen Tokarz

1988 - Hon. Joan Burger & Hon. Barbara Wallace

Got a Galentine?

Miss connecting with your lawyer gal pals?  Want a sweet way to tell your friend that you think "she's da bomb" this Galentine's day? 

Introducing WLA's "Happy Galentine's Day" event.  Surprise your favorite Galentine or Galentines with either a surprise delivery of a Hot Cocoa Bomb gift box or a surprise electronic Galentine's Day greeting.  Proceeds from all sales will benefit the WLA Foundation's projects and scholarships.   

Each Hot Cocoa Bomb gift box contains a Galentine's Day greeting along with three individually wrapped hot cocoa bombs crafted by local St. Louis baker, STL Cake Pops.  Gift boxes will be hand delivered on Friday, February 12th.   Hence, this offer is limited to addresses within the St. Louis area.   Boxes are $25 ($20 each if buying more than one box).  Send as many boxes as you'd like and don't forget to treat yourself.  Gift box orders are due February 1, 2021.  

Each electronic Galentine's Day greeting will be sent by the WLA Foundation to the email address provided by you.  Each message is $10.  Electronic message orders are due February 11, 2021.

Recipients of gift boxes and electronic messages will be listed on WLA's web site and mentioned in a special member email. 

Click here to order your gifts.

WLA Zoom Happy Hour and Yoga Coming in February

Start of the new year by enjoying the benefits of yoga and sharing your resolutions with a group of your peers.  WLA will host a 45-minute yoga session suitable for all levels - from curious beginner to seasoned yogi.  Check back here and in future member emails for more details and registration instructions.  

Monthly Board Meeting:

Third Wednesday of every month

Noon - 1:30 PM

Contact for location

View our Announcements page for information on other area events.

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