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STLCC Trustee Recognized by Urban League
June 30, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Bradley Rayford)
Doris Graham, center, recently was recognized at the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis’s 11th annual Salute to Women in Leadership Gala.
Graham, a member of the St. Louis Community College Board of Trustees, received the foundation’s education award in recognition of outstanding service as vice chair and member of the STLCC board as well as 23 years of service on the Ferguson-Florissant School District Board of Education.
Pictured with Graham are, from left, Michael P. McMillan, president and CEO of the Urban League; Juanita Logan of Worldwide Technologies; Margarita Flores of ABInBev; and Richard H. Miles, board chair of the Urban League.
“We are proud to recognize women who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to serve their communities. The Urban League is proud to give recognition to outstanding women who embody the mission of our organization to help create opportunities for disadvantaged and overlooked individuals and communities,” McMillan said.
The Salute to Women in Leadership Gala was created nearly 11 years ago by McMillan, who was serving as the board chair of the of the St. Louis Community Empowerment Foundation. To date, nearly 100 women across various professions have received this honor.