Tuesday, February 9, 2010

President Obama Appoints Johnson & Joyner to Administrative Positions


President Obama announced his intention on February 5th to appoint Sheila Johnson (top photo) & Super Socialite Pamela Joyner to the President's Committee on The Arts and The Humanities.

Ms. Johnson is the only Black woman to own three professional sports teams and is the co-founder of BET. She is also the founder and CEO of Salamander Hospitality.

Ms. Joyner is Trustee Emeritus of The San Francisco Ballet and a Trustee of The School of American Ballet. She is also a Trustee of Dartmouth College.

Congratulations!

I can't wait to see what good work will come from this committee with these two "heavy hitters" on board!