HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) was recognized by the National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) and presented with the 2020 Elected Women of Excellence Award for outstanding service and dedication to the community.
“As an elected official, the service to my community and dedication to the residents of the 189th Legislative District is of the utmost importance to me,” said Brown. “It’s truly and honor to receive recognition for my work and to have esteemed female legislators across the country recognized side by side with me as well.”
Other elected female officials that received this award include Pennsylvania House Minority Leader Joanna McClinton, South Carolina Chair of Education Rita Allison, Tennessee State Sen. Janice Bowling, Virginia Commissioner Tiffany Boyle, Vermont State Rep. Cynthia Browning, Vermont JP Susan Buckholz, Louisiana State Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, South Carolina State Rep. Gilda Cobb Hunter, Wisconsin State Rep. Jodi Emerson, Louisiana State Rep. Julie Emerson, Georgia Commissioner Sonna Gregory, Alabama State Rep. Laura Hall, Texas State Rep. Donna Howard, Tennessee Councilwoman Sharon Hurt, Georgia State Rep. Shelly Hutchinson, Alaska State Rep. DeLena Johnson, Washington Council Member Linda Kochmar, North Carolina State Sen. Joyce Krawiec, North Dakota State Rep. Lisa Meier, New Jersey Assemblywoman Carol Murphy, Iowa State Rep. Amy Nielsen, Hawaii State Rep. Val Okimoto, Minnesota State Sen. Sandra Pappas, New York State Sen. Roxanne Persaud, Hawaii Councilwoman Kymberly Pine, Illinois State Sen. Sue Rezin, Texas Councilwoman Adriana Rocha Garcia, Delaware Council President Dr. Hanifa Shabazz, New Jersey Assemblywoman Jean Stanfield, Colorado State Rep. Brianna Titone and Florida State Rep. Jackie Toledo.
This award was established in 2013 as part of NFWL’s 75th Anniversary Celebration to commemorate the hard work and dedication of women leaders from across the country.
Representative Rosemary M. Brown
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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