Arizona Fall League senior administrator Joan McGrath, an Ahwatukee resident, will be awarded the 37th Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year Award at this year’s Baseball Winter Meetings.

The presentation will take place during the Awards Luncheon on Monday, Dec. 9 at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla.

As one of the Arizona Fall League’s five original staff members, Joan is the only remaining staff member and her résumé boasts 22 seasons of continued service to the league. Her influence has reached across every aspect of the league, including administration and overseeing the staff, accounting, marketing, ticket sales, daily and game-day operations, social media aspects, etc., for six AFL clubs.

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