Our Mississippi Magazine publisher Wesley Wells has announced that three outstanding individuals have been selected to be honored at the 7th annual Our Mississippi Honors Gala in Tupelo, Mississippi. The event, scheduled for March 21, 2020, recognizes Mississippi corporations for their diversity & inclusion practices but also recognizes notable Mississippians for their accomplishments.
Civil Rights Attorney and Activist Victor McTeer has been selected as the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Rose Flenorl, Manager, Global Citizenship, at FedEx Corporation will receive the Legendary Achievement Award and Camille Scales Young, Principal & Director, Cornerstone Government Affairs will be honored as Business Woman of the Year.
“We are extremely excited to pay homage to these individuals,’’ Wells Said. “What a great group of honorees. “These individuals have been superstars for our community and for the state of Mississippi. We’re looking forward to having everyone come out and join us as we celebrate the importance of diversity & inclusion and the work of these individuals.”
The event starts at 6 p.m. at the BancorpSouth Conference Center and tickets for the event can be purchased online at www.ourmisshonors.com or by calling (662) 844-2602.