HELENA – Montana women were recognized at the Capitol on Thursday for their achievements in helping other women succeed in the workplace.
The Committee for Change by Women was joined by Governor Steve Bullock to present the awards to leaders in the private, public and governmental sector.
A panel of judges evaluated the women by their leadership and achievements.
Among those recognized was First Lady of Montana, Lisa Bullock and Joan More, owner of Murry’s cafe in Downtown Helena.
“I’m just really shocked and honored because I’m just a gal that owns a cute little café in Downtown Helena and I just try and do my best every day,” More said.
For a full list of those recognized and extended interviews with the nominees, see below.
Melissa Baker, PH.D, Montana, Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Kristan Barbour, Department of Revenue
Kathleen Beccari, Department of Corrections, Probation & Parole
Keni Grose, Department of Transportation
Lisa Bullock, First Lady of Montana
Casey Molloy, CR Anderson Middle School
Joan More, Murry’s Café