3 honored for community impact at Women Inspiring Girls event

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) The annual Women Inspiring Girls luncheon was held Friday, hosted by the Girl Scouts of Central California South.

The luncheon recognized dynamic women who have made a positive impact on the community, according to organizers.

This year's honorees were:

  • Joan Dezember - community volunteer
  • Betty Shaneyfelt Finch - first female homicide detective Kern County/gourd artist
  • Cynthia Pollard - president and CEO, Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce