Winners of the 2019 ATHENA Leadership Awards will be named Wednesday during the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce awards program at 11:30 a.m. at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in Rothschild.

The ATHENA Leadership Award and the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award is presented to women or men in recognition of their professional excellence, community service and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.

The finalists for the 34th annual ATHENA Leadership Award are Kristina Barbier, Mona Fox, Amber Gober, Linda Hackbarth, Michelle Phillips and Shereen Siewert.

The finalists for the 12th annual ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award are Lora Bladow, Megan Cyr, Mindy Hoppe, Katie Rosenberg, Jessica Scharfenberg, Andrea Stoiber and Emily Voss.

Ann Dahlke, executive assistant to the president and CEO at UMR, was named the recipient of the 2018 ATHENA Leadership Award and Allison Liddle, president at Allison Liddle Consulting and partner/marketing director at Prosper Wealth Management, was named the recipient of the 2018 ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award.

Tickets are $40 for both members and nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit