Celebrate Courageous Leadership

at the Southern California Leadership Network Visionaries Awards!

During our 2020 virtual Visionaries Awards we recognized Dr. Barbara Ferrer, Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health; Charlene Thomas, Chief Human Resources Officer, UPS; and Nichol Whiteman, Chief Executive Officer, Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, for their trailblazing efforts that have had a profound and lasting impact on our region, state and nation. These courageous female leaders in social justice and public health have inspired action, community collaboration and solutions across our Southern California.

As the pinnacle community leadership event, the Visionaries Awards is SCLN’s largest gathering of alumni, speakers, and partners in our network. Visionaries attendees are inspired by our honorees’ leadership journeys and commitment to their mission, and have the opportunity for serendipitous connections with our regional leaders.

Funds raised through the Visionaries Awards helps to advance SCLN’s mission and contributes to scholarships for under-represented emerging leaders, giving them the opportunity to gain the skills, knowledge and network to successfully achieve professional and civic leadership roles and drive change in their communities.

Become a Sponsor

We invite you to help us celebrate these dynamic leaders by sponsoring the Visionaries Awards. Proceeds help support the work of Southern California Leadership Network, and provide scholarships for diverse emerging leaders to participate in our programs. To learn more, contact Blanca Zarate, 213.580.7547.

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