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Nine Booz Allen Women to Receive Women of Color (WOC) in Technology Award

June 27, 2012

Nine Booz Allen women are among the recipients of The Women of Color in Technology Awards, a competitive national awards program that recognizes and honors the exceptional achievements of distinguished multicultural women who excel in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM).

These Booz Allen employees will be honored as Technology All-Stars or Rising Stars in recognition of their dedication and outstanding contributions to their fields at a luncheon on October 12, in Dallas, Texas. The awards ceremony is part of the 2012 National Women of Color STEM Conference, an annual event to recognize the significant accomplishments of minority women in the digital world and to attract and leverage talent in professional and technical positions.

Technology All-Stars

  • Margaret Bowen (Analytics)
  • Denise Haskins (Engineering & Operations)
  • Edna Howard (Core Services)
  • Priscila Melendez (Technology)

Technology Rising Stars

  • Shazia Imam (Technology)
  • Misty Lawson (Engineering & Operations)
  • Lauren Medley (Technology)
  • Nicole Rivera (Analytics)
  • Kyra Williams (Technology)

“We are proud to again have so many Booz Allen employees honored with Women of Color in Technology Awards,” said Angie Messer, Partner. “At Booz Allen we know that developing leaders in the STEM disciplines is essential to the firm’s continued ability to provide the best service for our clients.”

Booz Allen is a Platinum Sponsor of the Women of Color STEM conference, which recognizes outstanding women in the STEM fields and provides opportunities for professional development, networking, and recruiting. The conference is hosted by CCG’s Women of Color Magazine.