Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. elects new national president
CHICAGO, IL – Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD), a professional humanitarian community service organization organized in Tyler, Tex. in 1964, recently held its 39th National Convention D.C., June 25-28, 2015. During this bi-annual event, a new administration was elected.
Elected as National President was Mrs. Drema Lee Woldman, a resident of Lynwood, lll. Woldman is the 13th national president of Top Ladies of Distinction, lnc.
She has been a TLOD since 1997 and has served on the executive board for the last four administrations. She has served nationally as Area lll director, first vice president, and second vice president. As president, she will provide leadership and pro-gram direction for the 100+ chapters across the United States, including their signature program, Top Teens of America.
Along with Woldman, the following Top Ladies were elected to national office: National First Vice President – Sharon Beard (Dallas); National Second Vice President – Oteal W. Gilmore (Chicago); National Recording Secretary – Cheryl Williams (Houston); National Financial Secretary – Sandra Jennings (Queens); National Treasurer – Vynessa Alexander (Chicago); National TTA Director – Janice Scimmons (Houston); National Editor-of-the-Crown – Loris Anderson (Houston); National Area I Director – Harnell Williams (Dallas); National Area ll Director – Helena Dodson (Hampton Rds.); National Area lll Director – Mary L. Davis (East); National Area lV Director – Crystal Pittman (Miami); National Area V Director – Sybil McDowell (Cincinnati) and National Area Vl Director – Brenda Dodd (Car-son, Calif.)
ln its 5lst year of service, TLOD made history when three former Top Teens were elected office – Oteal W. Gilmore, Harnell Williams, and Crystal Pittman. In addition, this was the largest attendance of La-dies, Teens and Lords (husbands of Ladies) who attended this.
To find out more about TLOD, Inc., visit www.tlodinc.org.
Congratulations to the newly elected Miami Chapter officers of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc.: *President – Betty B. Bridges, *First Vice President – Gwendolyn W. Pittman, *Second Vice President – Crystal C. Pittman, *Recording Secretary – Janice Dixon, * Financial Secretary – Karen Love, *Treasurer – Annette Brantley and *Top Teens of America Advisor – Sharon Heath.