UAC Salutes its Board

June 22, 2012

UAC BoardCurrent, new and retiring members of UAC's board of directors were celebrated at our Annual Board of Directors Meeting on June 21st. This festive event was generously hosted by board chair Grant Rawdin, Esq., in the penthouse at Davios. Family, friends and supporters were also in attendance to celebrate UAC's impact in communities this fiscal year.

Retiring board members, Ernest Jones, William BeckerPeter SchiedSteven Kaplan, and Christopher Lewis offered "sage words of wisdom" to the Coalition and the board. In recognition for their tireless work, they each received citations from the Mayor of Philadelphia and City Council, as well as a humorous illustration by local artist, Jermayne Jackson-Bey. 

UAC also welcomed new board members Katherine Clupper, Dr. Marisa Guerin, Terri Lee, and Ashish Parikh

"Our board has been more engaged than ever," said UAC President Sharmain Matlock-Turner. "Their dedication, guidance and expertise has been invaluable and their leadership has helped to strengthen UAC as we continue to make a real impact in our community."