Jennifer Korman, LOXIX
Project Management Office
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services
Patricia Blount, LOXXIII, ALI-3
Director, Ambulatory Rehabilitation, Sleep Centers, Neurological Recovery Systems
“Personal leadership is the self-confident ability to crystalize your thinking and establish an exact direction for your own life, to commit yourself to moving in that direction, and then to take determined action to acquire, accomplish, or become whatever you identify as the ultimate goal in your life.” – Joel Farcht
In this category, we recognize nominees who demonstrate a commitment to the practice of personal leadership throughout all aspects of their life. This person brings the following values in the service of others:
· Personal vision
This nominee’s actions regularly inspire others to dream more, learn more, and do more and serves as a role model to the community.
“You manage things; you lead people.” —Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper
In this category, we recognize nominees who achieve a high level of success and competency, demonstrate the ability to create and implement a vision for their team, act with boldness by taking smart risks to advance organizational and personal goals, and inspire employees and team members to take smart risks and to drive positive change in their professional lives.
“There’s no greater challenge and there is no greater honor than to be in public service.” —Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice
In this category, we recognize nominees who have committed themselves to public service, worked tirelessly to advance sound public policy, and exhibited virtuous leadership. This award seeks to recognize leaders who have exercised sound judgment and an entrepreneurial spirit and served as exceptional role models for others in public service.