The Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame is dedicated to honoring, in perpetuity, women whose contributions have influenced the direction of Alaska in any field, including, but not limited to the arts, athletics, business, community service, conservation, education, government, health, the humanities, Native affairs, philanthropy, politics, theology and science, among others.


to the

Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame

2017 Induction Ceremony

Thursday, May 4, 2017

First Baptist Church Anchorage

1100 W. 10th Ave.

Doors open 5:00p.m. Ceremony starts at 6:00p.m.

Admission free (donations welcome)

Light Refreshments served

Class of 2017

Dixie Belcher ¤ Kay Brown

Paula Easley ¤ Elizabeth Elsner

Tennys Owens ¤ Elizabeth Parent

Cathryn Rasmuson ¤ Teri Rofkar

Elsa Sargento ¤ Kathryn Seller

Carol Swartz

Who can nominate women?

Anyone can nominate a woman. We count on the public’s support for nominations that reflect the diversity of Alaska and all our communities.

How do I nominate a woman?

All nominations must be made online through the official Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame which is located HERE. The deadline for nominations to the Class of 2018 is January 23, 2018, 6:00 pm.

Support our Mission

The Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization with tax exempt status under Section 501(c)(3)