Photographs courtesy of Lisa Seifert

Class of 2022 Announced!

The Anchorage ATHENA Society is pleased to announce the honorees chosen for the Class of 2022. This impressive group of women will be inducted at the annual Anchorage ATHENA luncheon Monday, Mar. 21, 2022, at the Dena’ina Convention Center. This year’s inductees are:

Anne Zink, MDState of Alaska, Dept. Of Health & Social ServicesChief Medical Officer
April Kyle Southcentral FoundationPresident/CEO
Carol FraserAspen Hotels of AlaskaVice President
Celeste Hodge GrowdenAlaska Black CaucusPresident/CEO
Gretchen CuddySusitna Flats, LLCCo-Owner and Operator
Joelle HallAFL-CIOPresident
Kathy Hurlburt, MDDr. Kathy Hurlburt MD Internal Medicine PracticeOwner
Michael FredericksSALTPresident
Moira K SmithEnstar Natural GasVice President and General Counsel
Sonya Kelliher-CombsSonya Kelliher-CombsSelf-Employed Artist
Tabetha ToloffCook Inlet Tribal CouncilChief Administrative Officer
Shauna HegnaKoniagPresident
Crystal EnkvistAlaska Power AssociationExecutive Director


Also recognized at the luncheon is Bonnie L Jack who will receive the ATHENA Society’s highest honor, the 2022 ATHENA Leadership Award. Currently she serves as the volunteer administrator for the Anchorage ATHENA Society.

The Anchorage ATHENA Society is a program of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce and has inducted just over 350 members who are a success in their careers, are known to open doors for women, give back to their community outside work requirements and work in Anchorage.


Search the full list of Anchorage ATHENA Society members. Members have been inducted because of their support of Anchorage’s business community and their dedication to helping business women in Anchorage.

Class 2022 Announced!

Anne Zink, MD
April Kyle
Carol Fraser
Celeste Hodge Growden
Gretchen Cuddy
Joelle Hall
Kathy Hurlburt, MD
Michael Fredericks
Moira K Smith Enstar
Sonya Kelliher-Combs
Tabetha Toloff
Shauna Hegna
Crystal Enkvist

Congratulations to the new Anchorage ATHENA Society class of 2022! Our CEO & President Jennifer Thompson is an ATHENA Society inductee and event committee member, making this organization one that's close to our 💙. Prior to the luncheon, our team was happy to provide pro bono graphic design support and then even happier to celebrate with the new inductees in person. Cheers! 🥂 ... See MoreSee Less
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Bree Brophy Bieber
I felt honored to attend the Anchorage ATHENA Society luncheon celebrating twenty of the most successful and professional women in Anchorage. Congrats to the 2020 and 2022 Athena award winners! Thank you Debbie Reinwand McGuire for the invitation to attend with this incredible group women. 🥰 ... See MoreSee Less
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