ArtsQuest's Kassie Hilgert receives statewide honor
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — ArtsQuest CEO Kassie Hilgert has been named one of 50 of City & State Pennsylvania's "Above & Beyond Women Award."
- ArtsQuest CEO Kassie Hilgert has been as one of City & State Pennsylvania's "Above & Beyond Women Award"
- The award recognizes 50 exceptional Pennsylvania women in politics, media, education and nonprofits
- The winners were nominated by their peers for their significant contributions to the state
The award recognizes exceptional women in politics, media, education and nonprofits. Through a peer nomination process, Hilgert is one of the 50 women to be recognized.
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Hilgert expressed her gratitude and pride for her team at ArtsQuest, emphasizing the foundation of her success.
“The success that I have achieved over the years would truly not have been possible without recognizing all of the amazing and talented women on our staff, boards and volunteers here at ArtsQuest," she said. "I’m proud to accept this award on behalf of our team."
City & State PA Publisher Susan Peiffer said the honor is a celebration of women who have made significant contributions to improving the quality of life in Pennsylvania.
Hilgert's recognition will be featured in a special issue of the 2023 Above & Beyond Women Magazine, which will be published on March 14.