MONTEREY PARK, CA – Assemblymember Mike Fong (D – Alhambra) hosted the 49th Assembly District’s first annual Women of Impact Awards Ceremony at the Women’s Club of Temple City in honor of Women’s History Month. The event honored eleven phenomenal women who have contributed to the community.
“These extraordinary women inspire us all with their dedication and passion. Thank you to everyone who attended and helped us honor their many contributions to the San Gabriel Valley,” said Assemblymember Fong.
The 2023 Women of Impact Honorees:
• Phung Huynh (Arts and Culture)
• Lei Wang (Arts and Culture)
• Brenda Trainor (Business and Entrepreneurship)
• Cherry Lee (Community Service)
• Dr. Chasity Jennings-Núñez (Community Service)
• Myra Ruedel (Education)
• Janet Lees (Education)
• Stephanie Li (Emerging Leader)
• Vanessa Ricchiazzi (Healthcare)
• Theresa-Núñez, Ph.D. (Legacy Leader)
• Dr. Gay Yuen (AD 49 Woman of the Year)