Member Buzz: May 2022

May 7, 2022

Highlighting the latest news and achievements of LGW Members


Cora Williams (’96) received the Trailblazer award from the National Association of Electrical Distributors.


Mario Acosta-Valez ('05) has been named Vice President - Local Engagement/Corporate Social Responsibility/Public Policy at Verizon.


Craig Strent's ('09) organization Apex Home Loans received the Leadership Montgomery Corporate Volunteer Award for Evolving/Emerging Employee Volunteer Program.


Scott Barash (’17) has been named as Senior Vice President and General Counsel at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.


Monica Goldson (’18) has been appointed to President Biden’s Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.


Khari Brown (’21) received the 2022 John Thompson Jr. Legacy of a Dream Award from Georgetown University.

Paul Monteiro (’21) has been confirmed as Director of the Department of Justice’s Community Relations Service.


Jason Najjoum (’22) has been named Managing Director of Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD.

Member Buzz: May 2022