East Providence recognizes 2024 Remarkable Women




May 7, 2024            



Office of the Mayor  

Matthew Paddock
Communications Manager  

(401) 435-7500 Ext 11013  





May 7, 2024 




Office of the Mayor 

Dir. of Communications  

Matthew Paddock 

(401) 612-7511 



East Providence recognizes 2024 Remarkable Women


EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of East Providence is celebrating the achievements of women in the City of East Providence who have and continue to contribute to making our city a better place to live, learn, work and play.


“By nominating and honoring the Remarkable Women in the City of East Providence, we are recognizing the women in our lives who carry the same traits and qualities of the role models and trailblazers that came before us,” said Mayor Bob DaSilva.


These nine honorees include trailblazers, leaders of industry, mentors, community organizers, businesswoman and women who work tirelessly day in and day out to make sure East Providence continues to shine and remain a prosperous place to live.


Please take a moment and welcome me in recognizing and celebrating our honorees:


  • Izilda Fernandes 
  • Laura Jones 
  • Laurie Marchand 
  • Rebecca Warr, Esq. 
  • Diana Fairfax 
  • Stacey Messier 
  • Kathy Holahan 
  • Carole Washington Brown 
  • Angie Lovegrove 

The Administration is also kicking off its 6th Annual Remarkable Women Recognition Program and is asking for the community’s help in recognizing women in East Providence who have demonstrated extraordinary accomplishment that have had a positive impact on the community.  

During the month of March and April remarkable women will be recognized and celebrated for their impact in the community.  

If you know a remarkable woman, please fill out and submit this nomination form by clicking here: https://eastprovidenceri.gov/form/remarkable-woman-nomination-form or print the attached form and email it to Mayorsoffice@eastprovidenceri.gov with “Remarkable Woman” in the subject line.

2025 Remarkable Woman Nomination Form

Woman being nominated:

Full Name: ___________________________________________

Organization: __________________________________________

Address: ______________________________________________

Phone: __________________ Email: _______________________

Recommending Individual:

Full Name: _____________________________________________

Phone: __________________ Email: _________________________