Author Archives: Special to The Daily Record

Lauren Eaton


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Lauren Eaton Program Director Itineris Lauren Eaton’s life philosophy is “to ride the waves” meaning accepting and knowing in advance that there will be highs and lows throughout a day, week, month, year and ...

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Bryan R. Ebert


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Bryan R. Ebert Associate Attorney Pessin Katz Law P.A. Bryan R. Ebert has a number of family members who are health care providers and has watched them navigate the legal world that applies to ...

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Deandra Coleman


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Deandra Coleman Owner Deandra Coleman Interiors Deandra Coleman said she appreciates that her work in interior design and home staging has been showcased in the region and recognized by her peers, but she has ...

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Jennifer L. Curry


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Jennifer L. Curry Shareholder Baker Donelson As a labor and employment lawyer at Baker Donelson, Jennifer L. Curry treats every client with equal importance and makes sure to let them know she hears them ...

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Van Brooks


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Van Brooks Executive Director Safe Alternative Foundation for Education, Inc. Governor’s Office on Service & Volunteerism Van Brooks understands the hard work it takes to overcome adversity. In 2004, at 16 years old, he ...

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Divya Potdar


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Divya Potdar Principal Diva Law, LLC By helping vulnerable people fighting insurance, big pharmacy and corporate entities, litigator Divya Potdar works to level the playing field and help them navigate the legal system. Potdar ...

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Marianne Navarro


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Marianne Navarro, AICP Special Assistant for Economic Development Mayor’s Office of Strategic Alliances When Marianne Navarro watches a local business benefit from a relocated streetlight or helps a family apply to receive free college ...

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Tonee A. Lawson


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Tonee A. Lawson Executive Director The Be. Org Just seven years after earning her bachelor’s degree, Tonee A. Lawson founded her own nonprofit, The Be. Org, devoted to developing Maryland’s youth. Her commitment to ...

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Alexandria Montanio


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Alexandria Montanio Associate Attorney Gordon Feinblatt Alexandria Montanio lives each day by this creed: “Function in disaster, finish in style.” This mantra has landed her the 2018 Philanthropic 5 award from the United Way ...

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Drew Cook


[Back to 2018 VIP Winners list] Drew Cook Principle & Director of Investment Management Berman McAleer When Drew Cook got his first job as a teenager, his grandfather made him a deal. For every dollar he put into a retirement ...

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