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29th Annual Tribute to Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Dara Richardson-HeronRemembering... Through Service

“Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve" -Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Guest Speaker: Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D., CEO joined the YWCA USA, one of the Nation’s oldest and largest multicultural organizations promoting solutions to empower women, girls, and communities in December 2012 with more than 20 years of leadership and management excellence in the healthcare, corporate and nonprofit sectors.

Recently featured in The New York Times as one of four female chief executives discussing female voices in leadership, Richardson-Heron is using her voice to lead the YWCA USA in building a national movement for the elimination of racism and the empowerment of women. Because of her many accomplishments, she has been honored with such awards as the YWCA Academy of Women Achievers, Woman of Excellence in Philanthropy, Nonprofit Times Power & Influence Top 50 and named as one of the “21 Leaders for the 21st Century”.

Dr. Richardson-Heron, a physician by trade and advocate by choice, holds a Doctorate in Medicine from NYU Medical School and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Barnard College. She also completed an Executive Human Resources Program at the University of Michigan.

To register for the event, click here.

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