Member Recognition

Congratulations to our members who were recognized in 2017-2018 for their outstanding contributions to GRAWA and the community. They include:

Albany Law School Kate Stoneman Award: The Honorable Joanne Winslow*

Award for Excellence in Indigent Adult Representation in Family Court: Maritza Butrago

Empire State Counsel Honorees: Eileen Buholtz, Jessica Clemente, Alissa Fortuna Brennan, Maria Reed, Theresa Rusnak, Sharon Stiller

MCBA Adolph J. Rodenbeck Award: Carolyn Nussbaum*

MCBA Foundation Humanitarian Award: Jill Paperno*

MCBA Outstanding Jurist Award: The Honorable Evelyn Frazee*

MCBA Emerging Bar Leader Award: Bridget O’Toole*

New York State Bar Association Bar Leaders Innovation Award (for small bar associations):
GRAWA’s Lawyers Coalition on Racial and Social Justice*

Rochester Women’s Network Up & Coming Businesswoman Award: Randi Proukou*

Rochester Business Journal Forty Under 40 Award: Destini Bowman,* Hinna Upal, Christine O’Connor

Rochester Business Journal (inaugural) Women of Excellence Award: Katherine McClung,  Jacqueline Phipps Polito

The Daily Record Civil Legal Services Award: Vasanthi Pillai*

The Daily Record/Rochester Business Journal (inaugural) Corporate Counsel Awards: Maureen Mulholland

The Daily Record Leaders in Law: Carey Ann Denefrio, Greta Kolcon,* Laurie Vahey

The Daily Record Top Women in Law: Shani Mitchell, Amy Schwartz-Wallace*

The Daily Record Up and Coming Attorney Awards: Nicole Ladner, Letty Laskowski, Keana Williams, Lauren Whiting*

WBASNY President, 2018-2019: Greta Kolcon

Western District of New York Pro Bono Award: Timothy Lyster

*GRAWA Nominee

Welcome to Our 2018-19 New Members!

Allison Bartlett

Daniel F. Brennan, Esq.

Vittoria Buzzelli

Carolyn Chase, Esq.

Lauren Churnetski, Esq.

Leigh Ann Chute, Esq.

Senovia M. Cuevas, Esq.

Angilee DiMartino, Esq.

Kristen M. Dombroski, Esq.

Susan M. Howard, Esq.

Janna Koch

Meaghan Lambert, Esq.

Heather L. Manly, Esq.

Jessica L. Naclerio, Esq.

Brittany A. Nasradinaj, Esq.

Catherine Palermo, Esq.

Carla Perez, Esq.

Omayra P. Samudio, Esq.

Kathleen K. Suher, Esq.

Katherine Stewart, Esq.

Kristin Warner, Esq.

Jaime J. Welch, Esq.