Donna Erbs Wins PWA Voices Award
Donna M. Erbs, Chief Marketing Officer at Anders, has been awarded the 2015 Professional Women’s Alliance (PWA) Voices Award. The Voices Award is an annual award given in celebration of an outstanding professional woman who has made a positive, significant impact to PWA, on the professional success of her organization and on the lives of others within her community.
Erbs currently serves as the 2015 PWA President, and has been involved in PWA since 2010. She has served as President-Elect, and also as the Vice President and Fundraising Chair for the annual Cinco de Mayo Auction and Golf Tournament to benefit Lydia’s House. The theme for PWA during her presidency is “Building Relationships”, and as president, Erbs’ organized the first annual PWA Living the Dream Symposium.
Since joining Anders in 2004, Donna has been instrumental in raising the firm’s profile both regionally and nationally. She was named 2012 Marketer of the Year by the Association for Accounting Marketing – recognition for her ability to align the firm’s overall strategic vision with a solid marketing plan. A long time supporter of women in the workplace, Erbs helped to establish the Anders Women’s Initiative in 2009.
PWA was established in St. Louis in 1985 and has become the premiere women’s professional development organization. Their membership base is made up of civic-minded, corporate leaders and entrepreneurs. Their mission is to engage their members through networking, mentoring, leadership development and the exchange of ideas and resources. For more information on PWA, visit www.stlpwa.org.