Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs honored Alderman Pat Dowell during a March 2024 Women’s History Month event. A video from the award ceremony can be found here. In addition, Treasurer Frerich’s office created individual videos of the awardees. Alderman Dowell’s video can be found at

Other awardees include:

Thank you to Treasurer Frerichs and his team for celebrating and recognizing all of these great female leaders!