POSITIONS OF LEADERSHIP SERVICE

 

"I have been incredibly blessed to serve alongside MAGNIFICENT people who have shared their knowledge, wisdom, and generosity as I’ve grown personally and professionally into the woman I am today.

Below are a few of the organizations that have entrusted me to lead and grow with them":

2019 - present co-Chair, Community Involvement Committee, Magic City Bar Association

2016 – 2019 Founding member, Board of Directors of the Universal Womanhood Collective

2016 – 2018 Chair, National Board of Directors - Leadership Innovation Transformation (LIT) College Tour

2015 – 2016 Political Appointee Douglas County Board of Elections & Registration

​​2015 – 2016 President, Democratic Women’s Council of Douglas County

2012-14 President, Georgia Chapter American Academy of Attorney Certified Public Accountants

2013-14 Chair, Advisory Board Atlanta Chapter New Leaders Council

2007-09 President Stone Mountain-Lithonia Chapter, National Coalition of 100 Black Women

2008 – present Co-founder, Board of Directors Jewell Jackson McCabe Emerging Leaders Institute, Inc.

2006-08 President, Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys Foundation

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

 

"I was raised in a very loving family that took time to say please, thank you, and excuse me. More than anything else in this world, good manners have taken me places my degrees, certifications, and experience never could.

Below are honors and awards I’ve received due to my family’s investment in my character":

2019 National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Attorney

2019 International Women in Law Award by Lawyer Monthly Magazine

2018 National Point of Light Award established by President George H.W. Bush

​2017 Admitted to the Forbes Coaches Council

2017 Georgia Outstanding Citizen Award by Georgia Secretary of State 

2017 Ones to Watch in US Finance – Acquisition International Magazine

2017 Georgia Women’s Legislative Caucus Yellow Rose Community Service Award

2017 – 2019 Global Literacy Champion - African Library Project (recognition for establishing 6 libraries in rural areas in Ghana, Botswana, Swaziland, and Kenya)

2016 – 2019 National Black Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers in Georgia

2016 Entrepreneurs Making A Difference Award by Team EMI/100 Men Walking II

2015 Ambassador Award – Women In the Spotlight Goinglobal, Inc.

2014 – 2019 Who’s Who in Black Atlanta

2014 Award of Service – National Bar Association / Small Firm & Solo Practioner Division

2012 National Call to Service Award – US President’s Council on Service & Civic Participation

2011 Young & Bold Business Leader – Black Enterprise Magazine

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