The Annie Stout award was founded in 2019 and is named for Annie Stout, one of the first women of color to work at the University, serving for nearly three decades at our Dental School. Each year staff members are selected for “exemplary contributions to spiritual and religious life at Penn.” 


2023 Jen Canose (Office of the Provost)
2023 Leah Popowich (Office of the President)
2022 Erika Gross (Chief Operating Officer, Wellness)
2022 Ashlee Halbritter (Executive Director of Public Health & Wellbeing, Wellness)
2019 Valerie De Cruz (Director, Greenfield Intercultural Center )