Women’s Recognition Awards

Event Details

2020 - 2022 Women's Recognition Event

This year, the Annual Women’s Recognition Ceremony will take place during a special event to celebrate the 36th Anniversary of the Office of Women’s Services!

Awards Event

This year, the Town will be celebrating its 36th Annual Women’s Recognition event during the 36th Anniversary of the Office of Women's Services!

Date and Time

Check back for 2023 award information


The Meadow Club, 1147 NY-112, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776 (Get Directions)

2022 Award Ceremony

Award Winners and Categories

In celebration of National Women’s History Month, Brookhaven Town and the Women’s Advisory Board are recognizing the following women for excellence in their endeavors:

  • Arts - Beth Giacummo Lachacz
  • Business - Anna Kirk
  • Community Service Professional - Ida Timmons, LMSW
  • Community Service Volunteer - Judith I. Betts
  • Education - Lauren M. Roddin
  • Government - Adeline M. Rosa
  • Health Care Provider - Brandy Feliu, MSN, RN
  • Law Enforcement / First Responder - Investigator Sergeant Erin Meunkle
  • Legal Profession - Leslie B. Anderson, Esq.
  • Medicine - Kimberly Herrera, MD
  • Military - SSgt Tatiana Garcia
  • Religion - Nita Webb
  • Science - Dr. Crysten Blaby-Haas
  • Sports - Marie Therese Turchiano

Town Board Women's Commendation Awards

  • Supervisor Edward P. Romaine - Debra Ann Loesch 
  • Councilmember Jonathan Kornreich -  Sandra Krolik
  • Councilwoman Jane Bonner - Alisa McMorris
  • Councilman Kevin J. LaValle - Doreen Newman
  • Councilman Michael A. Loguercio - Pierina Camurati Leonardo 
  • Councilman Neil Foley - Jennifer McNamara
  • Councilman Daniel Panico - Cassy Caputo 

Learn More

Contact Us

Call 631-451-6146 or contact us online for more information about Women’s Services.


The Town of Brookhaven Division of Women’s Services strives to assist women and/or their families in seeking help and guidance in times of transition or crisis by fostering services aimed at improving their lives and enabling them to make healthier decisions.

Dress For Success

The Dress for Success Brookhaven mission is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the developmental tools necessary to help women thrive in work and life.