The Sedalia Business Women’s organization (SBW) held their Career Advancement program Thursday night at Best Western State Fair Motor Inn, 32nd and Limit.
The ladies of SBW heard from special guest Hannah Ott, who attended Girls State at UCM in Warrensburg recently. The group sponsored her attendance there.
Three women each received a $700 scholarship from SBW. They included Jessica Bowers, Casey Schmidt and Teresa Pennock.
Bowers attends UCM, while Schmidt attends CMU and SFCC, and Pennock attends SFCC.
Betty J. Beason, Business Women of Missouri (Harrisonville), presented Shawna Fisher with a $1,000 Business and Professional Women Foundation Career Advancement Scholarship. Fisher is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from UCM.
Laura Taylor and Cathy Hammons co-chaired the SBW’s Career Advancement Committee. Photos by Randy Kirby, Sedalia News Journal.