Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus Holds First Women of Distinction Award Ceremony Honoring a Group of Diverse Women from Across Southern Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY On Sunday, April 7, 2019, Assemblymember Frontus honored sixteen (16) women for their contributions to the 46th Assembly District and Southern Brooklyn at large. The event was held at Il Centro: the Federation of Italian-American Organizations, Inc. (F.I.A.O.), where families and friends of the honorees packed the room to celebrate their loved ones. Over seventy-five (75) attendees came out to witness the following women who received proclamations from the New York State Assembly:

  • Lucy Acevado
  • Amber Adler
  • Johanna Dehler
  • Somia Elrowmeim
  • Bella Gubenko
  • Sofiya Lobova
  • Theresa Monforte-Caraballo
  • Elizabeth Malone
  • Sally McMahon
  • Luz Lozada
  • Camille Orrichio-Loccisano
  • Pamela Pettyjohn
  • Priscilla Santos
  • Frances Schwartz
  • Rachel Vatelman
  • Elizabeth Wilson-Anstey