Congratulations to Vicki Ward, president and CEO of Nazareth Villages, who was named Woman of the Year at the Bardstown-Nelson County Chamber of Commerce Awards Dinner on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.
A large crowd attended the event held at Kreso’s Restaurant in downtown Bardstown, Kentucky. The award presentation included a video featuring a montage of residents saying one word that describes Vicki. Molly Thompson, SCN and Joe Ballard, a member of the Nazareth Village board of directors, expressed their gratitude for the gifts that Vicki brings. Consistently, her gifts of teamwork, compassion, creativity and good nature were mentioned.
In her remarks, Vicki thanked the excellent staff of Nazareth Villages and the residents who form the community. She thanked the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth for the privilege of serving in this ministry.
The Woman of the Year is awarded to an individual in recognition of outstanding leadership, accomplishments, those that have earned special recognition in their chosen profession in the past year, active involvement in the community through service organizations and commitment to the betterment of Bardstown and Nelson County.