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4th Annual African American Excellence in Education Awards

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This award ceremony honors outstanding public school professionals for their dedication and commitment to academic excellence for all students. The African-American Excellence in Education Awards pays tribute to those educators who go the extra mile each day to serve their students and their communities and inspire others to do the same.

The Indy Chapter of Indiana Black Expo, The Indianapolis Recorder, Indy K12, Educate ME, Klipsch Educators College at Marian University, Martin University, and Viable Education Solutions, have collaborated to execute The 4th annual African American Excellence in Education Awards.

Schedule

· Networking
Networking
Connect with other educators and community members here!
· Stage
Awards Presentation

Speakers

Dr. LaTonya Turner
Dr. LaTonya Turner

Dean Klipsch Educators College at Marian University

Keith  Graves
Keith Graves

City County Council District 13

Rose Mays
Rose Mays

Philanthropist

Jeana Lewis
Jeana Lewis

President of Indianapolis Chapter of the IBE

pat payne
pat payne

Director of the Office of Multicultural Education, IPS

Kimberly Ransom
Kimberly Ransom

CEO of Viable Education Solutions

Maggie Lewis
Maggie Lewis

CEO of Boys and Girls Club

Jasmin Shaheed-Young
Jasmin Shaheed-Young

President/CEO of Rise Indy

Ahmed Young
Ahmed Young

Chief of Staff IPS

Sean Huddleston
Sean Huddleston

President of Martin University

Katiera Winfrey
Katiera Winfrey

WISH TV

Marlon Llewellyn
Marlon Llewellyn

Educator

Robert  Shegog
Robert Shegog

President and CEO of Indianapolis Recorder Newspaper

Shawnta S Barnes
Shawnta S Barnes

Indy K12

D Smith-Mutegi
D Smith-Mutegi

Assistant Professor

Alan Bacon
Alan Bacon

Senior Director, United Way Central Indiana

John Ramsey Sr
John Ramsey Sr

Pastor of New Beginnings Fellowship Church

Alicia Ramsey
Alicia Ramsey

First Lady

Shawn  Smith, Ph. D
Shawn Smith, Ph. D

Superintendent MSD Lawrence

Eugene Johnson
Eugene Johnson

Assistant Commissioner at Indiana Commission of Higher Education

EMIL EKIYOR
EMIL EKIYOR

CEO of Innopower

Andrea Neely
Andrea Neely

Regional Development Director at UNCF

The event is over

Hosted by

Educate ME Foundation, INC.

Educate ME's mission is to diversify the national teaching population by recruiting and retaining more educators of color.