Worthy of Celebration–March 2015

Our Worthy of Celebration moments for March 2015

 

 

 

 

 

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KAREN FEAGINS has been doing a great job in her new role as Vice President of Content and Operations for WJCT Public Broadcasting. In this role, Karen oversees content and technology teams as well as is responsible for creating programming strategy for radio, television and digital developing multi-platform initiatives and productions. Karen was most recently WJCT’s Director of Programming and News, a position that is now occupied by JESSICA PALOMBO. Click here for the official WJCT announcement.

 

 

 

Carla Harris

 

We are so proud of our friend and Generation W speaker alum (and a graduate of Bishop Kenny High School!) CARLA HARRIS who appeared on the TODAY Show to share tips and insight on how to thrive during any corporate change and get the job you want, whether you are right out of college or making a career change later in life. Click here to view her TODAY Show segment. You can find even more great career tips in Carla’s new book, Strategize to Win: The New Way to Start out, Step Up, or Start Over in Your Career.

 

 

Angie Orth

 

Southern Living magazine recently named Generation W team contributor and Jacksonville native ANGIE ORTH one of the top bloggers to follow in 2015. In 2010, Angie quit her PR job in New York and embarked on a perpetual traveling lifestyle and storytelling journey. Click here to follow all of her adventures on her blog, Angie Away.

 

 

 

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What a great accomplishment for Rear Adm. MARTY EVANS, U.S. Navy (Retired) Chair, Audit Committee, on being named non-executive chairman of the board for Atlanta-based global management consulting firm North Highland. During Evans’ 30-year career with the U.S. Navy, she was one of only a handful of women to reach the rank of Rear Admiral. Don’t miss hearing her story during Generation W.  Click here to read the full article regarding her appointment as non-executive chairman of the board for North Highland.

 

 

 

 

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Way to go AUDREY MORAN, Baptist Health Senior Vice President for Social Responsibility and Community Advocacy, for being honored with a 2015 Humanitarian Award from The OneJax Institute at the University of North Florida. The honors are for those “who have demonstrated the highest level of personal and professional integrity, have given generously and extensively and have been dedicated to the improvement of human relations” among the Jacksonville community. Click here for a list of other honorees and you can hear more from Audrey during this year’s Generation W.

 

 

 

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Congrats to PATTI MINGLIN, a member of the Generation W team who lives in Chicago, on being named part of the cast for Listen To Your Mother (LTYM) Chicago. LTYM shows in 39 communities throughout the U.S. and gives voice to motherhood—in all of its complexity, diversity, and humor—in the form of original readings performed live on-stage by their authors. The Chicago show is scheduled for May 3. Click here for a list of all local shows and their dates.

 

 

 

 

We will be CELEBRATING US every month in 2015. Click here to send us your WORTHY of CELEBRATION moments!