Bank of Hawaii & KTA Super Stores 2014 ATHENA Award®


Monday, January 26, 2015
‘Imiloa Astronomy Center Moanahoku Hall
11:30 am -1:00 pm


Join us as we honor the 2014 ATHENA Award® recipient and celebrate her achievements. Carrying forth our Chamber’s “PAY IT FORWARD“ theme, our 2014 ATHENA recipient will also be awarded a cash prize to support and empower future women leaders.


Challenged to leverage the award, last year’s recipient, Nancy Cabral, will recount her journey as she encouraged others to excel personally and professionally. Don’t miss Nancy’s “PAY IT FORWARDSTORY!

Special Guest Keynote Speaker:
Virginia “Ginny” M. Pressler,
MD, MBA, FACS
Executive Vice President and Chief Strategic Officer,
Hawaii Pacific Health

Dr. Virginia “Ginny” Pressler joined Hawai‘i Pacific Health in 2002 and has since been a leader in the effort in transforming healthcare in Hawai‘i, pushing for initiatives that encourage healthful habits, and improving the wellbeing of Hawai‘i’s people.

A Maui kama‘aina, Dr. Pressler graduated from Seabury Hall, received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University, and MBA, MS in physiology and MD degrees from the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa.

Dr. Pressler is well-known for her tremendous work in the Hawai‘i community. She is past Chair of the Chamber of Commerce of Hawai‘i and also serves on the Board and the Executive Committee of the UH Cancer Center Consortium, and a number of other Boards. Dr. Pressler has volunteered with the American Cancer Society for more than 20 years and is the recipient of numerous state awards.

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