FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A Fort Wayne woman was honored at a breakfast Thursday with a local leadership award. Irene Walters received the 2014 Legend of Leadership Award from Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly.
The award is given annually for long-term leadership in northeast Indiana. Walters has been an active member of the community for four decades.
Walters is the Executive Director of University Relations and Communications at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.
Some of Walter’s projects include Mastodons on Parade, Kids Crossing playground, Francine’s Friends, Women United and RiverFest.
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