Woman Leader of the Year

The Woman Leader of the Year Award recognizes a National Association of Landscape Professional female member who has demonstrated inspirational spirit and initiative, passion toward the landscape and lawn care industry by actions and endeavors and serves as a shining example to other women in the industry. This award will be announced at ELEVATE.


  • An active and engaged member of the National Association of Landscape Professionals.
  • Serves in a leadership role at a landscape or lawn care firm.
  • Considered an inspiration to other females in the industry.

Nominations are Closed. Recipient Announced at ELEVATE in Dallas!

2022 Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award Recipient

Pam Dooley, Plants Creative Landscapes

Previous Award Recipients

2021- Loriena Harrington, Beautiful Blooms, LLC
2020 - Claire Goldman, R&R Landscaping
2019 - H. Jaclyn Ishimaru-Gachina, Gachina Landscape Management
2018 — Jennifer Lemcke, Weed Man USA
2017 — Abby Santos, No Ka Oi Landscape Services
2016 — Crystal Arlington, Affiliated Grounds Maintenance Group, Inc.
2015 — Janelle Bruland, Management Services Northwest, Inc.