Annual Award Recipients

Women in Electronics has four organizational goals to empower, advocate, develop, and celebrate members and their supporting organizations. Our annual awards serve as a celebration of individuals that live out the WE organizational values of honor, authenticity, courage, and commitment both personally and professionally. The award recipients have demonstrated a consistent commitment to our mission to open the opportunities for women and diverse talent in the electronics industry and related end user markets.

WE Unity Award Recipients

This award recipient has been the example of unity by serving as an ally for the organization, understanding that the way to progress is to link together, men and women, to advance the WE mission, and has also demonstrated the courage it takes to action the mission.

2023 WE Unity Award Recipient

Phil Gallagher
CEO at Avnet

2022 WE Unity Award Recipient

Michael Knight
CEO at Endries International, Inc.

WE Recognizes Award Recipients

The WE Recognizes Award recipients are dedicated members selected from our volunteer structure that have brought significant value to the WE organization by generously donating their time, talents, and resources in an upstanding, professional manner. The recipients have helped bring the voice of WE to members and stakeholders in efforts to advance the mission.

2023 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipient

Sue Breault
Sales Engineer, Partner at Crowley Associates

2023 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipient

Ruth Gray
Director of Sales at Z2Data

2022 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipients

Maryellen Stack
Director of Marketing Communications, Sager Electronics

Debbie Martin
Marketing Communications Manager, TDK Electronics


2021 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipient

Debbie Conyers
VP Member Engagement, ECIA


2020 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipient

Holly Good
National Distribution Manager, Cornell Dubilier Electronics, Inc.


2019 “WE Recognizes” Award Recipient

Heather Fulara 
Head of Supplier Management, IP&E (Interconnect, Passives, Electromechanical) - Newark element14