Dr. Stone Named an Outstanding Woman of Today by Altrusa International

RISD Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Stone has been named an “Outstanding Woman of Today … Builder of Tomorrow” by the Altrusa International of Richardson Foundation.

The local non-profit recognizes distinguished women in leadership “who exemplify determination and innovation and have made an outstanding contribution in their chosen field.”

Dr. Stone was honored at the Altrusa 15th annual luncheon and awards presentation at the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel on Friday Nov. 2.

The group recognized Dr. Stone for her passionate interest in student achievement, continuous improvement and transformation. She was one of seven women in education acknowledged at the luncheon.

Altrusa International of Richardson, Inc. is part of a global organization whose main purpose is to make “local communities better through leadership, partnership and service.”

The organization supports community projects such as Network of Community Ministries, Richardson Adult Literacy Center and Hope’s Door New Beginnings among others.