Phoenix Panhellenic Association
Established 1920

emerging leader OF THE YEAR

PAST REcipients

2018 - Nicole Santonastaso ΧΩ

Emerging Leader of the Year

Alumnae who wish to nominate a candidate for
Phoenix Panhellenic Awards must submit
the candidate's information, by February 28, 2018
or complete the nomination form.


 The Phoenix Panhellenic Emerging Leader of the Year award is presented annually to a Phoenix area National Panhellenic Conference sorority alumna who has exemplified the National Panhellenic Conference  Mission and Creed during the prior year.

​The Emerging Leader of the Year is:

  • dedicated to philanthropy, giving back to the community, and upholding the themes of Phoenix Panhellenic Association;
  • in the process of establishing herself in her career;
  • a strong role model; and
  • ​in good standing with her Phoenix Panhellenic Association member group.

​Each member group is encouraged to nominate an outstanding alumna for consideration to receive this prestigious honor, however, the applicant may not apply for the Panhellenic Emerging Leader of the Year Award if they are applying for Panhellenic Woman of the Year Award.

Application deadline has been extended and are now due on March 5, 2018

Phoenix Panhellenic was proud to recognize two amazing women at the 2018 Celebration of Sisterhood Banquet: Emerging Leader of the Year Nicole Santonastaso ΧΩ and Woman of the Year Maryellen Baxter ΣΣΣ.