|THE LOGAN BURKE FAMILY|
Honoree Mr. William F. Womble served as ESR’s first board chair from 1964-1968. During his leadership, the infrastructure needed for board governance, grant submission to the state, bylaws, and program design was implemented. Mr. Womble is still supportive and active in the mission of Experiment in Self-Reliance.
|THE LOUISE G. WILSON FAMILY|
Mrs. Lynette Wilson and family of the late Mrs. Louise G. Wilson accepted an award on behalf of Mrs. Wilson as well. Mrs. Wilson was the long- time Executive Director for ESR throughout the 1970s and 80s. She had a strong willingness to teach leadership skills and to create opportunities for neighborhoods to be in dialogue with city officials to promote policies and changes that strengthen the communities and bridge the gap for so many needing services. The Wilson family continues to support ESR’s endeavors.
|DR. FRANK JAMES|
|MR. WILLIAM F. WOMBLE|
Each recipient of this award has contributed to the legendary success of this organization throughout the years. Presenting the awards were Executive Director Twana W. Roebuck, Programs and Operations Director Fred Bazemore, Board Chair Larry Herzberg, and former Executive Director Robert Law.
**Robert Law and Larry Herzberg are pictured with the Wilson Family, with Fred Bazemore pictured at the end.
**Dr. James is pictured with Fred Bazemore."
- A Press Release