Glenn Walker Wallace received the Giant in our City in September 1977 along side her husband John M. Wallace. She was the first woman to receive this honor. Specifically for her involvement in the following:

  • Salt Lake Civic Music Association(Performing Arts Sponsor)
  • Co Founder, Salt Lake City Orchestra(Predecessor of Utah Symphony)
  • Co Founder and President, Utah Symphony Orchestra
  • Co Founder and President, Utah Civic Ballet(Predecessor of Ballet West)
  • Co Founder and President, Ballet West
  • Founder and Honorary Life Chairmen, Ford Foundation
  • Matching Grant Chairmen and Principal Fund Raiser, Utah State Institute of Fine Arts Board
  • Junior League Founding Member(Salt Lake City)
  • Salt Lake Council of Women Hall of Fame
  • American Association of University Women(Women of the Year)
  • Town Club Charter Member(Salt Lake City)
  • Utah National Guard Bronze Minuteman Award
  • Francisca Club(San Francisco)
  • Altursa International Honorary Member(Salt Lake City)