Legacy 2017 Miami: 40 Under 40 Issue - Page 21

MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2017 AN INDEPENDENT SUPPLEMENT BY MIA MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS GROUP TO THE MIAMI HERALD BB21 About Town The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association hosted the inaugural Florida Women Lawyers of Color Leaders Summit at the Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa on July 14-16, 2017. Linda Bond Edwards (Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell), Alison Smith (Broward County Bar Association), Stefanie C. Moon (Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association) Cynthia Everett (City of Fort Lauderdale), Nikki Simon (GSCBWLA President), Yolanda Cash Jackson (Becker & Poliakoff), the Honorable Ilona Holmes (17th Judicial Circuit Court); Evett L. Simmons (Greenspoon Marder) Cynthia Henry Duval (GSCBWLA), Dotie Joseph (Haitian Lawyers Association), Nikki Simon (GSCBWLA President), Altanese P. Phenelus (Haitian Lawyers Association) Janeia Daniels Ingram (FL Public Employees Relations Commission), Karusha Sharpe ( Greenberg Traurig), Linda Bond Edwards (Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell), Angela Felecia Epps (FAMU College of Law) Unidentified, Sen. Arthenia Joyner (Florida Senate), Rep. Cynthia Stafford (Florida House of Representatives), Lody Jean (Haitian Lawyers Association) Loreal Arscott (GSCBWLA Immediate Past President), Dotie Joseph (HLA), Devona Reynolds Perez (Caribbean Bar Association President), Cherine Smith Valbrun (Kim Vaughan Lerner PA) Janeia Daniels Ingram (FL Public Employees Relations Commission), Dotie Joseph (Haitian Lawyers Association), Karusha Sharpe (Greenberg Traurig), Linda Bond Edwards (Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell) Adeline Johnson, Victoria Worship, Stephanie Johnson MDCC Women's Business Council's Little Black Dress & Pearls luncheon, Hyatt Regency Downtown Hotel, Miami, July 22, 2017. Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, Connie Kinnard Miko Branch, Legacy Editor-in-Chief Russell Motley Legacy CEO and President Dexter Bridgeman, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson Reception honoring Yvette Miley, Senior VP of MSNBC and NBC News for receiving the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Association of Black Journalists, New Orleans, LA, Aug. 12, 2017. Suzan McDowell, CEO and president of Circle of One Marketing; Jawan Strader, NBC6 anchor; Russell Motley, Legacy Editor-in-Chief. Yvette Miley, Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver Gilbert Beverly White, KNBC; Craig Robinson, NBC Universal Chief Diversity Officer; Rehema Ellis, NBC News correspondent. Trina Robinson, NBC6 Anchor