Above photos one of the winners LaTasha Mayes in white with members of the New Voices Pittsburgh organization. (Photos by J.L. Martello)
CORO Center for Civic Leadership Pittsburgh hosted its Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Awards at the Doubletree Hotel and Suites, 1 Bigelow Square, Downtown recently. The evening celebrated nine role models in values-based leadership, and included live music and a silent auction. Finalists were: Jan Glick, Tracey McCants Lewis, Penny Semaia, Alka Patel, La’Tasha Mayes, and LaTrenda Leonard Sherrill. Groups were: Big Brothers Big Sisters, Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, and Ridgeway Capital.
FAMILY SUPPORT—Barbara Griffin, Kira Mukogosi, and honoree Joan Mukogosi.
HONOREES—From left: Joan Mukogosi, distinguished organizational leadership award honoree is Community Kitchen Pittsburgh are Jennifer Flannagan, Jan S. Glick, and LaTasha Mayes.
NOMINEES—From left: Alka A. Patel, Tracey Lewis, Penny Semaia, and LaTrenda Leonard Sherrill.
COMMUNITY KITCHEN PITTSBURGH was the Distinguished Organizational Leadership Award honoree.
TRACEY LEWIS, in the middle, with Duquesne University law students who came out to support her.