Wednesday, August 31, 2022 • 10 AM – 1 PM








The Moxie Awards recognizes women who are making it happen. This two-part program will begin with a keynote speaker and will conclude with the presentation of the Moxie Awards.


Your ticket includes:

  • In-person networking with top women leaders

  • A delicious brunch and a mimosa toast

  • A high-impact keynote speaker

  • An opportunity to give your fellow ladies a boost while cheering them on during awards ceremony

  • A break from the stress with a fun photobooth session with your gal pals


Sarah Hathorn

CEO, Hathorn Consulting Group


10 AM

Registration & Networking

10:30 AM

Enjoy a mimosa with your delicious brunch and have a big cheer.

11 AM

Hear our welcome from our Chamber CEO and a thank you to all our sponsors.

11:15 AM

Keynote Speaker, Sarah Hathorn – “MOXImizing The Future: The Five Traits that Great Leaders Will Exhibit”


Time for a 10-minute break! Get ready to celebrate our finalists and winners.

12:10 PM

Moxie Awards ceremony begins, time to celebrate our winners!

1 PM

Event ends. We hope you feel inspired!


Enlightened Employer Award

The Enlightened Employer award goes to a company that embodies a workplace culture of diversity and inclusion. This company is forward-thinking in its support for women employees while also encouraging gender diversity and equality.

2020 Winner: Joy Mitchell, CEO, Office Creations

2021 Winner: Georgia United Credit Union

Greater Good Award

The Greater Good Award recognizes a woman championing her community. Her innovative ideas reach all members of her region and make her community an ideal place to live, work, and play.

2020 Winner: Linnea Miller, Founder and Owner, Long Table, LLC

2021 Winner: Lorri Christopher, City of Peachtree Corners

Influence Award

This recognition goes to a true trailblazer. She is recognized as a leader who is paving the way for other women in a field that is traditionally male-dominated.

2020 Winner: Assistant Chief Gale Higginbotham, Gwinnett County Police Department

2021 Winner: Major Michelle Anglin, Gwinnett County Police Department

On the Rise Award

This young professional is a force to be reckoned with. She is innovative, community-focused, and goes beyond her call to action.

2020 Winner: Claire Gordon, Commercial Banker, BB&T Now Truist

2021 Winner: Maria Uribe, Junior Achievement of Georgia


Outstanding Organization Award

This award recognizes a successful women-owned or women-led business. It exhibits excellence and sets the standard high.

2020 Winner: Amanda Sutt, Creative Director & CEO, Rock, Paper, Scissors

2021 Winner: Leadership Gwinnett

Moxie Award

This lady leader is an inspiration to many. She makes an extraordinary impact on her professional career and the values of her workplace.

2020 Winner: Dr. Jann L. Joseph, President of Georgia Gwinnett College

2021 Winner: Venessa Harrison, AT&T

Pay it Forward Award

This honor pays tribute to an individual who is generous with her time, talent, or resources. Our community is a better place because of her contributions and efforts to helping others.

2020 Winner: Melanie Conner, CEO, Rainbow Village

2021 Winner: Jill Edwards, United Community Bank



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Lecia Young, Programs & Events Manager

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