Minnesota Association of Women Police

2018 MAWP Awards Banquet 

Monday, May 21st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria, Minnesota


Congratulations to our Award Recipients:


Medal of Valor:

Officer Vicki Karnik - Minneapolis Police Department


Officer of the Year:

Detective Heather Jensen - Bloomington Police Department


Leadership Award:

Lt. Shelley Patten - Department of Natural Resources


Excellence in Performance Award:

Officer Michele Giampolo - St. Paul Police Department


Melissa Schmidt Community Service Award:

Officer Colleen Saunby and Officer Cheryl-Leigh Goodman - Minneapolis Police Department


Carolen Bailey Mentorship Award:

Deputy Chief Mary Nash - St. Paul Police Department


Excellence in Support Award:

Patty Lammers - St. Paul Police Department


Excellence in Service Award:

CSO Heather Novak - Anoka Police Department


Community Service Award:

Officer Amy Redding - Kenyon Police Department


Recognition of Heritwage Award:

Officer Therese Learmont - St. Paul Police Department

Officer Vicki Karnik - Minneapolis Police Department


Additional Guests for this event are welcome,

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Event is held during our yearly training Conference.

*Attendance Fee provided for all Conference Attendees