2018 Follow the Leader Nominations Being Accepted until
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Nominations for the 16th Leadership Mohawk Valley Follow the Leader Awards are now being accepted! Do you know a Leadership Mohawk Valley graduate that is an exemplary leader in the workplace and the community? Help us honor them by submitting a nomination no later than Friday, January 10, 2018.
2018 Follow the Leader Awards Dinner to be held
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel, Utica Centre
More information will be available in early February, and sponsorship packages are available if your company or organization would like to support this celebration of leadership in the Mohawk Valley!
2017 Follow the Leader Recipients Honored March 22, 2017
INDIVIDUAL HONOREES (click on honoree’s name for video)
— Richella Abell-Hawes ’13, Arc Herkimer
— Sim Jonathan Covington Jr. ’14, SUNY Polytechnic Institute
— Lori Colasanti Frieden ’15, Coldwell Banker Faith Properties & Copper City Brewing Company of Rome
— Chris Lambe ’16, Kids Oneida & Universal Bookkeeper
— Victoria Paolozzi ’14, Catholic Charities of Oneida & Madison Counties
— Donna Sawyer White ’05, Samaritan Counseling Center of the Mohawk Valley
— Monica Stowell ’10, Upstate Cerebral Palsy
— Sean S. Morelle ’15, Roser Communications
Also this past year, to commemorate our 15th Follow the Leader awards, we honored our recently retired Congressman Richard Hanna with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his work and leadership in the Mohawk Valley.
The event took place on Wednesday, March 22rd at the Radisson Hotel Utica Centre, and Laura Casamento, President of Utica College, was our keynote speaker.