Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) September 15, 2016
On October 19, 2016, at the Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Awards Gala, Senator Arthenia Joyner, an Of Counsel Attorney with Vanguard Attorneys, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The gala celebrates the accomplishments of five individuals who work on creating transformative experiences to help enrich students’ lives.
Senator Joyner will be joined by Nelson L. Adams, M.D., Jacob F. Bryan, IV, Orlando Ashford, and Rufus Wilson as the 2016 honorees.
This achievement recognizes Senator Joyner’s long-time hard work and successes including becoming the first black woman to hold the position of The Florida Senate Democratic Leader. She has been a leader in her profession and an advocate for civil rights, championing her position on countless occasions. The leadership roles she has held at the local, state, and national levels have proven to be platforms for her voice to be heard and for her to make a difference.
Senator Joyner has earned this prestigious award through her efforts in the community and to help with ongoing support of Bethune-Cookman University.
At Vanguard Attorneys, we are honored to have Arthenia Joyner as part of our firm. We are well aware of the value and dedication she brings to our team and we are proud of her achievements, including this recognition.
To learn more about the firm, call (813) 737-7361 or visit our website at http://www.vanguardattorneys.com/.