2013 Winners

Congratulations to our 2013 Woman of the Year: A. Elizabeth Keever






Congratulations to our 2013 winners:

Business Practitioner Award


Joy H. Brewer, Brooks, Stevens and Pope, P.A.

Kimberly H. Whitley, Patrick, Harper & Dixon, LLP


Citizenship Award


Cynthia E. Adams, The Law Offices of Blair E. Cody, III, PLLC

Cathy James Starnes, State of North Carolina-Administrative Office of the Courts


Legal Scholar Award


Marisa S. Campbell, Meredith College

Susan E. Hauser, North Carolina Central University School of Law

Cheryl Daniels Howell, UNC Chapel Hill- School of Government


Litigation Practitioner Award


M. Ann Anderson, M. Ann Anderson, NC DRC Superior Court Certified Mediator

Marcia High Armstrong, The Armstrong Law Firm, P.A.

Catharine Biggs Arrowood, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP

Rebecca J. Britton, Britton Law, P.A.

Jacqueline Riley Clare, Jacqueline R. Clare, Attorney at Law and DRC Certified Superior Court Mediator

Sarah D. Miranda, Hutchens Law Firm

Leslie C. Packer, Ellis & Winters LLP


Public Official Award


Valerie Mitchell Asbell, District 6B Prosecutorial District

Cheri Beasley, Supreme Court of North Carolina

Marsha L. Johnson, Clerk of Superior Court- Harnett County

A. Elizabeth Keever, 12th Judicial District, State of North Carolina

Ola M. Lewis, Brunswick County- Senior Resident Superior Court Judge

Linda Stephens, North Carolina Court of Appeals

Becky Thorne Tin, Mecklenburg County, District 26


Public Service Practitioner Award


Beth Freshwater-Smith, 7th Prosecutorial District, Wilson, Nash and Edgecomb Counties

Amily McCool, The McCool Law Firm/Legal Aid of North Carolina

Mary Dummit Stansell, Wake County Public Defender’s Office

Kelly F. Stetzer, Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office


Rising Star Award


Ashley Huffstetler Campbell, Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC

Erin Collins, Hedrick, Gardner, Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP

Kate Deiter- Maradei, Deiter Mediation



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