Back row (L to R): John Mark Day, Marshall Baker, Steve Ruby, Aaron Wilson, Alex Evers, Justin Hazzard.
Front row (L to R): Kirsten Hoffman, Katie Roberts, Becky Taylor, Megan Horton, Heather Anderson.
Not pictured: Rachel Pickens
The Young Professionals saw the difference young professionals were making in the Stillwater community and wanted to recognize them and others for those contributions. Young Professionals of Stillwater began Emerging Leaders Under 40 in 2014 to celebrate the accomplishments of those who make a difference in Stillwater – personally, professionally and civically.
This group of individuals impacts every industry in our community. These leaders include members of Leadership Stillwater Alumni Association, a City Councilor, Next Generation Under 30 winners, countless directors, researchers, lawyers, bankers and educators. Of the 75 honorees, the Young Professionals of Stillwater recognized 12 top leaders within the community. The top 12 leaders honored were:
Heather Anderson – Stillwater Public Schools
Marshall Baker – Oklahoma State University
John Mark Day – Oklahoma State University
Alex Evers – Stillwater Martial Arts
Justin Hazzard – Meridian Technology Center
Kirsten Hoffman – InterWorks Inc.
Megan Horton – Oklahoma State University
Rachel Pickens – Realtor
Katie Roberts – Stillwater Medical Center
Steve Ruby – Oklahoma State University
Becky Taylor – Our Daily Bread
Aaron Wilson – Wilson Auto Family