The 2019 Women of Distinction luncheon, sponsored by Palm Beach Atlantic University, has been set for Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2018 at The Breakers. The event begins with an 11:15 a.m. reception, followed promptly at noon with a luncheon in the Venetian Ballroom at The Breakers.
Now in its 28th year, the luncheon is an annual event that honors women who have made significant contributions to the community. Previous honorees are Patricia Supper, Rose Sachs, Helen Ross, Carolyn Buckley, Anita Dubnoff, Mary Schott, Jean Feather, Helen Persson, Helen Cluett, Anita Hamilton Michaels, Dorothy Schulman, Nicki Harris, Hillie Mahoney, Patricia Cook, Kathryn Vecellio, Kit Pannill, Nancy Brinker, Pat Johnson, Jean Tailer, Susan Keenan, Edie Schur, Maura Benjamin, Sydelle Meyer, Lore Moran Dodge, Barbara Nicklaus, Alicia Blodgett, Julie Cummings, Diana Ecclestone, Frances Fisher, Helen DeVos, Michele Kessler, Sydell Miller, Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau, Gay Hart Gaines, Vicki Halmos, Iris Apfel, Gail Austin Cooney, Eileen Corroon Burns, Suzanne Wright, Joyce Sang, Sally Ross Soter, Gail Coniglio, Danielle Hickox Moore, Susie Elson, Nancy Murray, Sheila Fine, Joan Van der Grift, Cathy Flagg, Jane Grace, Emilia Fanjul, Darlene Jordan, Candy Carson and Bonnie McElveen-Hunter. Proceeds from the luncheon benefit a scholarship fund for deserving female students at Palm Beach Atlantic. The 2019 honorees will be announced later.
For more information call 561-803-2971.
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, independent university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in West Palm Beach, Orlando and online. The University is dedicated to the integration of Christian principles to prepare students for lifelong learning, leadership and service. For additional information, visit our website: pba.edu.