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We celebrate and honor authentic leadership.

ICAN Leadership Award

The ICAN Leadership Award, sponsored by Kiewit Corporation, honors a person at any leadership level who demonstrates collaboration, compassion, confidence and creativity. Presented annually at ICAN’s Women’s Leadership Conference, this prestigious award recognizes people who live and lead authentically.

Exceptional Leadership

“As leaders today face such unbelievable challenges, validating and saluting excellence in leadership is more important than ever.”

— Alicia Edsen, Vice President & Corporate Safety Director, Kiewit

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The ICAN Leadership Award was created in 2015 to recognize excellence in leadership.

Josie Abboud
President & CEO, Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women’s Hospital

Nancy Pridal
President & CEO, Lamp Rynearson

Patricia Kearns
President & CEO, QLI

Timothy J. Burke
President & CEO, Omaha Public Power District

Gail DeBoer
President & CEO, SAC Federal Credit Union

Meet fellow leaders at ICAN’s Women’s Leadership Conference.

The ICAN Leadership Award is announced each year at ICAN’s Women’s Leadership Conference, making it a highlight of an already inspirational day. Every year, thousands of people gather to rejuvenate their spirits, learn new leadership skills and interact with leaders of all levels. 

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