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SVSU History: Great Women of Great Lakes Bay

Award Winners


  • Kaye Bouck of Mt. Pleasant, co-founder and coach of more than 18 years of the girls softball program in Mt. Pleasant
  • JoAnn Crary of Frankenmuth, president of Saginaw Future, Inc.
  • Carrie Fisher of Midland, owner of Gourmet Cupcake Shoppe
  • Ava Gonzales of Saginaw, co-pastor at Greater Dimensions Church, a motivational speaker and a Zumba instructor
  • Carla Ives of Mt. Pleasant, CEO/founder of Heart Cry International
  • Bridget Looby of Bay City, vice president of development and community relations at Catholic Federal Credit Union
  • Rita Maier of Bay City, director of compliance for Maier and Associates, a financial planning group
  • Sharon Miller of Midland, owner and manager of ITH (Immediate Temporary Help) Staffing of Michigan
  • Jeri Gravlin of Delta College
  • Stefanie Turner of Central Michigan University
  • Rachel Church of Northwood University
  • Amanda Helton of Saginaw Valley State University