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Distinguished Alumnae Hall of Fame

Dr. Carmen Thomas ‘25
•    University of Delaware ‘29; Women’s Medical College ‘34; University of Pennsylvania ‘40
•    Chief Dermatologist, Philadelphia General Hospital; Director Department of Oncology, Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania

Magdalen O’Hara O.S.U. ‘33
•    University of Delaware ’37; Catholic University of America ‘58
•    Assistant Vicar of Religious; First Director of Personnel at Ministry of Caring; Educator Rita Harney ‘40
•    University of Delaware ‘43
•    First woman to be elected Vice President at Wilmington Trust Company, specializing in Trust Management Mary Reese mm ’40
•    St. Francis School of Nursing ‘43; Army Nurse Corp; The Catholic University of America ‘52
•    Missionary in Tanzania and established an HIV/AIDS ministry in the country early on as the disease was being recognized in the country
Ana Steele Clark ‘54
•    Marywood College ‘58
•    Secretary of the Endowment; Deputy Chairman of Management and Budget for the National Endowment for the Arts

Marjorie Osterlund Rendell ‘65
•    University of Pennsylvania ‘69; Villanova University School of Law ‘73
•    Second woman partner at Duane, Morris & Heckscher; Judge on the Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Philadelphia
•    Trustee of the University of Pennsylvania Kathleen Horning Forte ‘68
•    University of Delaware ‘72; Temple University School of Journalism ‘81
•    At the time of her appointment with the DuPont Company, seventh woman to be named a Vice President

Sharon Kelly Baker ‘69
•    University of Delaware ‘73
•    Screenwriter, film director, and author
•    Seven-time EMMY winner

Cathie Field Lloyd ‘70
•    University of Delaware ‘74; Endsley Fairman Fellowship, Harvard University
•    President and CEO of Opportunity Center, Inc.

Ann Grunert ‘73
•    St. Mary’s College Notre Dame ‘77
•    Executive Director of Special Olympics Delaware
•    Recipient of the Governor’s Award for Outstanding Leadership; MBNA Excellence in Community Service Award; Delaware Rehabilitation Herm Reitzes Award