EmilyCroppedThe Emily Couric Leadership Forum: honoring Emily Couric's contributions to our community by encouraging all women to adopt an active role in government, public issues, and policy debates affecting their communities, and to inspire young women to pursue activities which will enable them to become effective leaders.

Where Are They Now?

Past Winners:


Katie Reid Shevlin

Katie Shevlin (née Reid) graduated from Wesleyan University with an interdisciplinary degree in economics, government, and history. During breaks from... Read more »

2018 Luncheon Photos

THANK YOU for coming to the Emily Couric
Leadership Forum's 18th Annual

Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon

Please join in congratulating MEG RICHEY, from Western Albemarle High School, for winning the top award of a $30,000 scholarship

And the

2018 Women's Leadership Award Winner
Emily K. Rafferty

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What is ECLF?


Did you know? With the generous support of our community, we have awarded over a half million dollars in scholarship money to date to the future women leaders of America! We couldn't do it without you.

Your continued support allows us to recognize high school senior girls demonstrating outstanding leadership at our 19th Annual Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon to be held in the Spring of 2019. Date and the name of the Honoree will be announced later.
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