2019 Athena Award winner: 'I'm used to being the nominator, not the nominee'
CHAMPAIGN — A longtime University of Illinois Foundation leader is the 2019 Athena Award recipient.
Christy Devocelle, senior vice president and chief financial officer of the foundation, was named by the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday.
Devocelle is the 31st local recipient of the award, which "honors individuals who assist women in reaching their full leadership potential; demonstrate excellence, creativity and initiative in their businesses or professions; and provide valuable service by devoting time and energy to improving the quality of life for others in the community." Read more>