Annual Community Leaders Awards

2021 Nominations are closed join us in recognizing the honorees at the May 21, 2021 Women’s Conference. Click here.

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Annual Community Leaders Awards

Our Annual Award Luncheon Ceremony is a well-attended event. This event will be held during the women’s conference. The exceptional women chosen have been selected because of their commitment to educating women in business and the example they have set in our community as they have successfully navigated their amazing journey.

Nomination Requirements

Anyone may submit a nomination for the Community Leadership Award with the nominee’s permission. Self-nominations are also accepted. Nominations must clearly document why the candidate should be considered for this award. All nominations must contain sufficient information to inform the selection process without additional research. Each nomination submitted must adhere to the following outline and page counts.

  • Lives or does business in Prince George’s County
  • A leader in their industry
  • In business or their position at least 5+ years
  • Passionate about what they do

2021 Community Leadership Award recipients

We salute our 2021 Community Leader Honorees

chief green formal pic Chief Tiffany Green
Chief Deputy Fire/EMS
Prince George’s County LEvans-headshot Laura Evans
President and CEO
Laura Evans Media Lynda Dorman headshot Lynda Dorman
CTO,  CEO, and co-Founder
Orange Wall Enterprises CHowell-headshot Carolyn Howell
Co-Owner and President
Orange Wall Enterprises DMillhouseheadshot Delores Millhouse
Advocacy Pioneer
Community Activist GI2020 headshot2 Michelle Gardner-Ince
Department of Veterans Affairs Tara Jackson Headshot2 Tara Jackson
Prince George’s County JGW1_host Jacquie Gales Webb
WHUR Gospel Radio JMcSearsBoles Jacqueline McSears Boles
Director, Retail Banking, Senior Vice President
Industrial Bank

Previous Community Leadership Award recipients

2019 Community Leader Honorees

melonie-johnson Melonie Johnson
MGM National Harbor monique_rose_simms Monique Rose
Milk & Honey Cafe, LLC
Monique Rose Management H_DJangali Heather D’Jangali
Interstate Service Co, Inc. lorraine_H_Settles Lorraine C. Holmes Settles
LSX Consultant Director
Business & Resource Development
The Arc Prince George’s County Michelle_Rice_t580 Michelle Rice
General Manager
TVOne Donna Cooper Donna Cooper
Regional President
Pepco, An Exelon Company A_Johnson Audrey L. Johnson,
Mid-Atlantic States Region Supplier
Diversity and Economic Impact
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.

2018 Community Leader Honorees

Bowie State University President Dr. Aminta Breaux July 24, 2017, Bowie, Maryland (Rodney Choice/Choice Photography/ Dr. Aminta Breaux
Bowie State University Diane Brown Diane Brown
Prince Georges Community
Federal Credit Union Andree_Checkley Andree Green Checkley
Prince George’s County
Planning Department shirleyclark Shirley Clark
The Women’s Center Rose_Allen-Herring Rosie Allen-Herring
United Way NCA miriamNiles Miriam Niles
Pastor/Motivational Speaker
Real Life Today Church JosetteSimpson Shirley Clark
The Women’s Center robyn_webbwilliams_web Robyn Webb-Williams
Vice President
Doctors Hospital