Debra Gillispie embodies Betty Quadracci’s perseverance.
Michelle Grabner is an artist at the top of her game.
Carla Echeveste is a fearless female who never settles for the status quo.
Raven Jemison treads boldly where few have gone before.
Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu is known for her support of other women.
Kimberly Stuart is invested in making Milwaukee a better place for all.
Each year, Betty and Harry Quadracci’s children – Richard, Kathryn, Joel and Elizabeth – select an honoree whose accomplishments they feel would resonate with their mother.
“This whole thing has brought out the best in many people, especially my wonderful night shift team in the ER.”
“Why do I volunteer? It’s something to do every day, and a lot of friends of mine from the neighborhood come here.”
“We’re here to help them feel better, but more often than not, when we greet someone, their first concern is how we’re doing. It’s very humbling.”