The women were honored at the Governor’s Residence in Harrisburg where they were presented with medals and citations for their achievements.
“The exceptional accomplishments of this talented group of women bring both honor and respect to Pennsylvania,” Corbett said. “I am grateful for their continued commitment to making our state a better place.”
This year’s award recipients are:
* Joan Myers Brown, Philadelphia
* JoAnne Epps, Shamong, N.J.
* Silvia Ferretti, D.O., Erie
* Pat Halpin-Murphy, Ambler
* Judith Thomas Horgan, Pittsburgh
* Feather O’Connor Houstoun, Philadelphia
* Kathleen Marshall, New York, N.Y.
* Suzanne Yenchko, Lemoyne