The 100 Black Men of Phoenix, in partnership with Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), announce the honorees of the 2021 Women of Color Achievement Awards. A total of 12 women are being recognized for outstanding professional achievement and demonstrating exemplary community service. The UPS sponsored event will be 6-8pm Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Carson Ballroom at Old Main, Arizona State University, 400 E. Tyler Mall, Tempe.
“These amazing women exemplify excellence in all that they do and shine brightly as representatives of achievement to the youth and families we serve in the Phoenix metropolitan area. We celebrate these wonderful women for their accomplishments and thank them for adding to the road of possibilities for all people of color,” stated The 100 Black Men of Phoenix.
“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with 100 Black Men as we acknowledge this distinguished group of influential wom- en business leaders. They demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities as the heads of multi-million-dollar businesses. They also devote their time and energy to improving the quality of life in their local communities. We salute all of Phoenix’s powerful award winners,” said Camille Burns, CEO of WPO.
The following women will be honored: Cristina Baena, Crest Insurance; Tamala Daniels, Tamala L Daniels, PLLC; Kristen Garcia Hernandez, Girl Scouts of So AZ; Ann Cheri Foxx Leach, Nocio Interventional Pain Specialists; Audrey Lopez, AGE Contracting; Amalia Luxardo, WFSA; Patricia Mars, Venus by Mars Cosmetic Surgery; Arianna Sholes Douglas, Tula Wellness and Aesthetics, PLLC; Diane Thomas, Premier Sales, Inc.; Sharon Thompson, Central Phoenix Obstetrics and Gynecology; Edith Villalobos, EmV Design Build; and Rasheedah White, Lo Lo’s Inc.