March of Dimes recognized women whose outstanding achievements serve as an example in Broward County.
Co-Chairs Jen Klaassens and Kim Sweers honored these ten women for their outstanding achievements both professionally and through their philanthropic endeavors.
2012 Women of Distinction are:
Bella Cabrera, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Anne Orviero, Greater Miami Symphonic Band
Marga Marie Figuero Marquez, M.D., Chris Evert Children’s Hospital at Broward Health
Ashley Boxer Dalley, Baptist Health South Florida
Taren Ruggiero, Holy Cross Hospital
Marcella Rutherford, Nova Southeastern University
Mindy Shargo, Young At Art Museum
Barbara Sharief, Broward County Board of County Commissioners
Stacy Ostrau, publisher, Society Scene, Sun Sentinel
This year’s festivities included a silent auction, luncheon, and a special tribute to past honorees