Each year, the W.A.C.E. Foundation provides a variety of scholarship opportunities for members to attend several education programs.

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Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients for 2018 W.A.C.E. Conference

The W.A.C.E. Foundation Board is pleased to announce that 20 association members will receive full three-day registration scholarships for $520 to the 2018 Annual Conference, February 7-9, at the Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson, NV.

This year’s scholarship recipients are:

  • Toni Bardin, Kaufman (TX) Chamber
  • Joni Bates, IOM, Glenwood Springs (CO) Chamber Resort Association
  • Sari Canales, Irwindale (CA) Chamber
  • James Cooper, Vallejo (CA) Chamber
  • Sharon Davis, Mendocino Coast (CA) Chamber
  • Jennifer Garries, Leduc (AB) Regional Chamber
  • Anne Gill, Tempe (AZ) Chamber
  • Bev Jorgensen, Dana Point (CA) Chamber
  • Marina Narvarte, Lodi District (CA) Chamber
  • Guy Occhiogrosso, Bellingham Whatcom (WA) Chamber
  • Breanna Pope, Glendale (AZ) Chamber
  • John C. Pynakker, Bullhead Area (AZ) Chamber
  • Karla Pyrch, Lethbridge (AB) Chamber
  • Brittany Quick-Warner, Eugene Area (OR) Chamber
  • Luis Regalado, Whittier (CA) Chamber
  • Christine Schweininger, Central Valley (CA) Hispanic Chamber
  • Kelsey Torres, Chico (CA) Chamber
  • Susan Wan-Ross, Yorba Linda (CA) Chamber
  • Sarah Watts, Gilbert (AZ) Chamber
  • Gail Zurek, Visalia (CA) Chamber

The Foundation received over 60 applications. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide scholarships to all applicants. Congratulations to the above recipients.


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"Get in The Game at the annual conference February 7-9. It'll be a game-changing event that promises to inspire, entertain, illuminate and educate so you can Make Your Chamber a Winner!"

Jill Lagan, ACE
2018 Conference Committee Chair
Boulder City (NV) Chamber
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