Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board of Trustees Member Allison Krache Giddens received the 2019 Women of Distinction Award presented by Cobb Executive Women at the Cobb Chamber Breakfast on Monday, June 3, at the Cobb Galleria Centre. This award recognizes a woman who has demonstrated exceptional leadership through her professional endeavors, community involvement and social responsibility, thereby supporting and advancing her community and respective field.
“I am humbled and appreciative for the recognition,” said Giddens. “To be grouped in a category with so many incredible women in the community is wonderful. We push ourselves to be better than we were the day before, and it’s always amazing to see how our community rallies to support each other.”
Giddens serves as director of operations at Win-Tech, Inc., an aerospace precision machine shop in Kennesaw, where she has worked for over a decade. She has a master’s degree in conflict management as well as a background in sales and marketing. In addition to serving on the Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board, she serves on the Women in Manufacturing Board of Directors, the Cobb County School District CTAE Advisory Board and the Leadership Cobb Alumni Association Board. She also is the Founder of The Dave Krache Foundation, a non-profit organization that pays sports fees for local children in need.
“Allison plays an important role on the Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board overseeing the Foundation’s annual scholarship application process where we received over 1,000 student applications this year,” said Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board of Trustees Chairman Jason Anavitarte. “Additionally, her engagement with the community and manufacturing industry help the Foundation make key connections for student support.”
Cobb Executive Women is an organization dedicated to cultivating mutually beneficial and supportive professional relationships among executive women in Cobb County. Members of Cobb Executive Women (CEW) serve at the executive level with their companies, have a strong record of community involvement, are members of the Cobb Chamber of Commerce, and are responsible for decision making and managing staff.