Joni’s Awards

State Representative Joni Jenkins

  • 2018: Champion for Children, Kentucky Children’s Alliance
  • 2016: Woman of Distinction, Center for Women and Families
  • 2016: Champion for Justice, Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs and Kentucky Coalition for Prevention of Domestic Violence
  • 2013: Joni Jenkins honored for her continued Commitment to Working Families by a coalition of Organized Labor
  • 2013: the Public Advocacy Award, BOC Athletic Trainer Association
  • 2012, 2008, 2005: Three time recipient of the Friend of Public Education Award, Jefferson County Teachers Association
  • 2011: Dignity of Aging Award, GuardiaCare
  • 2011: Joni Jenkins was recognized for her Legislative Advocacy for Elder Issues by the Louisville Metro Elder Abuse Services Coordinating Council Committee
  • Woman of Achievement Award, Business & Professional Women, River City
  • 2010: “Committed to Peace in Kentucky Homes” Award, Ky Domestic Violence Associations
  • 2008: “An Essential Piece of the Puzzle” Award, Kentucky Sexual Assault Programs
  • 2007: Pacesetter Award, Women’s Legislative Lobby
  • 2005: Breaking Barriers, Sharon Fields Government Award, Metro Disabilities Coalition
  • 2003: NAMI Award, National Advocates for the Mentally Ill