Congratulations to the 2023 Remarkable Woman of West Virginia, JoDonna Burdoff!

Meet the Finalists

Mary Jo Elliot


As the owner of owner of Wonderland Child Care and Learning Center, Elliot has been a positive influence on the children of Mannington for the past 30 years. Read More…

Marcella Yaremchuk


Yaremchuk has helped many charitable organizations over the years, but her latest project is “Blessings from the Basement,” which helps those in need with household items. Read More…

Misty Post


Post runs several community information Facebook pages in Upshur County and holds an annual food drive in honor of her husband’s late son. Read More…

JoDonna Burdoff


After working in autism education for years, JoDonna is now helping teach jails and prisons how to help inmates overcome the challenges they have faced. Read More…

Throughout Women’s History Month, WBOY will highlight four local women who inspire, lead and forge the way for other women. It’s not just about one day or one month — it’s about what they do, day-in and day-out.

The 2023 Remarkable Women finalists will be added to this page after they are announced Wednesdays on 12 News at 6. The winner will be announced on March 29.

Link to 12 things you need to know page

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