Pastor Dawn Williams – Winner

Portsmouth

Pastor Dawn Williams is an educator, motivator, entrepreneur, sister, mother, and friend to many. And there aren’t many hats that she doesn’t wear while as she calls it being “Plugged into Purpose”.Read More…

Pam Blais – Finalist

Virginia Beach

The life motto of Pam Blais is simple: “one person can make a difference.” She’s doing just that with a selfless commitment to supporting first responders.Read More…

Amber Egyud – Finalist

Chesapeake

Amber Egyud is the chief nursing and operating officer at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center. During COVID-19, she’s served as the incident commander, too.Read More…

Jessica Collins – Finalist

Chesapeake

Jessica Collins is another example of ladies leading the way. She is a nurse, mother to four children ages 13, 8, 6 and 3 years old, business owner and U.S. Navy wife. Read More…

WAVY-TV 10 wants to recognize the great contributions women have made to our nation and local communities. Remarkable Women is part of a nationwide Nexstar Media initiative to honor the influence that women have had on public policy, social progress and the quality of life.

Throughout Women’s History Month, WAVY-TV 10 will highlight four local women who inspire, lead and forge the way for other women. It’s not just about one day or one month — it’s about what they do, day-in and day-out.

One woman will be named Hampton Roads Woman of the Year and win a $1,000 donation to her charity of choice! From the more than 100 local winners, one woman will be selected and named Nexstar Media Group’s Woman of the Year!

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