Senator Holly Mitchell was named as the inaugural honoree of the Willie L. Brown, Jr. Advocacy Award. The honor marks the 40th anniversary of California Association of Black Lawyers.
“Sen. Mitchell has displayed an unparalleled commitment to diversity, justice and the community,” Camille Townsend said. “The organization unanimously agrees that Sen. Mitchell embodies the Willie L. Brown, Jr. Advocacy Award.
CABL presented its new award as part of the group’s 40th anniversary celebration during a special reception earlier this week.