NEW YORK, N.Y., June 18, 2010 - Participants in the prestigious Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) Internship Program recently attended a reception held at New York Life Insurance Company, where they asked a panel of African-American executives from New York Life questions about their personal and work-related achievements.
The reception was held in recognition of the Company's tenth year of support of this summer program, which provides college students the opportunity to work on Capitol Hill with a member of the Congressional Black Caucus.
Pictured left to right:
Front row: Ashley Harrington, CBCF resident assistant; Courtney Cochran, from Cleveland, OH, interning for Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (IL-2); Linda Hassan, corporate vice president - Diversity, New York Life; Nancy Davenport, vice president - Office of Governmental Affairs, New York Life; Michael Maquet, president and COO, Madison Square Investors, a subsidiary of New York Life Investment Management Holdings LLC; Ashley Graham, from Kingstree, SC, interning for Rep. James Clyburn (SC-6); Portia Boone, from Kinston, NC, interning for Rep. G.K. Butterfield (NC-1); and Lisa Daniels, from Bessemer, AL, interning for Rep. Artur Davis (Al-7).
Second Row: Sean Fleming, from Los Angeles, CA, is interning for Rep. Maxine Waters (CA-35); Arielle Reid, from Charlotte, NC, is interning for Rep. Mel Watt (NC-12); Alexandria Prather, from Indianapolis, IN, is interning for Rep. Andre Carson (IN-7); Jamila Davis, Baltimore, MD, is interning for Rep. Elijah Cummings (MD-07); Britni Hamilton, from Long Beach, CA is interning for Rep. Laura Richardson (CA-37); De'Ray Freeman, from Houston, TX, is interning for Rep. Al Green (TX-9); Shannon Griffin, from Houston, TX is interning for Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30); Chelsea Everette, from Columbia, MD, is interning for Rep. Sanford Bishop (GA-2); Sabine Jean, from Brooklyn, NY, is interning for Rep. Yvette Clarke (NY-11); Rasheena Latham, from Shaw, MS is interning for Rep. Bennie Thompson (MS-2); Deloris Wilson, from Birmingham, AL, is interning for Rep. David Scott (GA-13); Gabrielle Bryant, from Detroit, MI, is interning for Rep. John Conyers (MI-14); Pallavi Pal, from Silver Spring, MD, is interning for Rep. Kendrick Meek (FL-17); Elizabeth Shulterbrandt, from St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, is interning for Del. Donna Christensen (D-VI); Tonya Chissell-Williams, from New Orleans, LA, is interning for Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (TX-18).
Third Row: Malik Riley, from Detroit, MI is interning for Rep. Carolyn Kilpatrick (MI-13); Hana Haile-Mariam, from Fairfield, CT, is interning for Rep. Charles Rangel (NY-15); Ashley Harris, from Woodmore, OH, for Rep. Marcia Fudge (OH-11); Auriel Blue, from Boynton Beach, FL, is interning for Rep. Alcee Hastings (FL-23); Angelica Hutchins, from Milwaukee, WI, is interning for Rep. Gwen Moore(WI-04); Octavia Harris, from Columbia, SC, is interning for Rep. James Clyburn (SC-6); Melesa Johnson, from Kansas City, MO, is interning for Rep. Emmanuel Cleaver (M0-5); Kristen Smith, from Baton Rouge, LA is interning for Senator Roland Burris (IL); Michael Cobb, from Newport News, VA, is interning for Rep. Bobby Scott (VA-3); Adjoa Nyarko, from Queens, NY, interning for Rep. Gregory Meeks (NY-6); Joshua Collins, from Atlanta, GA is interning for Rep. John Lewis (GA-5); Kenneth Simons, from Mitchellville, MD is interning for Rep. Donna Edwards (MD-4).
Fourth Row: Thurston Hamlette, from Plainfield, NJ, is interning for Rep. Chaka Fattah (PA-2); Justin Morrison, from Memphis, TN, is interning for Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC); Brandon Lewis, from Alabaster, AL, is interning for Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-4); Kalief Washington, from Los Angeles, CA is interning for Rep. Diane Watson (CA-33); Kristina Lollar, from Chicago, IL, is interning for Rep. Bobby Rush (IL-1); Justin Bellamy, from South Orange, NJ, is interning for Rep. Donald Payne (NJ-10); Cedric Haynes, CBCF Resident Assistant; Tiffany Kipps, from Brooklyn, NY, is interning for Rep. Edolphus Towns (NY-10); James Baker, from Oakland, CA, is interning for Rep. Barbara Lee (CA9); Ervin Johnson, CBCF Internship Program Manager.
About The New York Life Foundation
Inspired by New York Life's tradition of service and humanity, the New York Life Foundation has, since its founding in 1979, provided more than $130 million in charitable contributions to national and local nonprofit organizations. Through its focus on "Nurturing the Children," the Foundation supports programs that benefit young people, particularly in the areas of mentoring, safe places to learn and grow, educational enhancement opportunities and childhood bereavement. The Foundation also encourages and facilitates the community involvement of employees, agents, and retirees of New York Life through its Volunteers for Life program. To learn more, please visit the Foundation's Web site at www.newyorklifefoundation.org.
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