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Broward mayor honored as a “Woman of Distinction” today

Broward County Mayor Stacy Ritter has been named a “Woman of Distinction” by the March of Dimes. The Mayor will be honored at

Broward Mayor Stacy Ritter

the 14th Annual Broward County Women of Distinction luncheon on Friday, November 6, at Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa in Fort Lauderdale.

Each year the March of Dimes honors women whose outstanding achievements both professionally and personally serve as an example in the Broward County community.

Other 2009 Broward March of Dimes Women of Distinction honorees include:

M. Margaret Bates of Lauderhill
Commissioner for the City of Lauderhill for the past 11 years

Elizabeth “BJ” Buntrock of Fort Lauderdale
Founded and continues to volunteer for the Pantry of Broward in Fort Lauderdale

Kathryn G. Dinkin of Miami Beach
Regional president for Wachovia-A Wells Fargo Company

Nadine Floyd of Cooper City
President of The Media Lab Inc./Power Images in Fort Lauderdale

Shannon Hori of Coral Gables
News anchor at CBS-4 News

Kip Hunter-Epstein of Fort Lauderdale
President and CEO of Kip Hunter Marketing

Patty Kearns of Fort Lauderdale
Founding chair of the Forum on Women’s Health at the University of Miami Health System

Catherine “Penny” Loughan of Fort Lauderdale
CEO of The Pantry of Broward

Linda Von Allmen of Fort Lauderdale
Active Community Volunteer

Roberta Young of Cooper City
Managing partner in CPA firm DeMeo Young, McGrath

The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects and infant mortality. Co-chairs for the 2009 March of Dimes Women of Distinction luncheon are Gale Butler and Dr. Wilhelmena Mack.

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Posted by Andrea Freygang on Nov 6 2009. Filed under Broward County, Fort Lauderdale, Local news, Non-profit organizations. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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