NJCU领导奖 to be Celebrated 5月31日; Assemblywoman Angela V. 麦克奈特被宣布为第一位获奖者

2022年3月29日
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泽西市,N.J. | bt365电子平台 (NJCU) 已经宣布 2022 NJCU领导奖——该机构一年一度的庆祝活动 who have made a lasting impact on society in the Jersey City and the greater Hudson County area — will be held on Tuesday, 5月31日, 2022年6点.m. at the Liberty House, located at 76 Audrey Zapp Drive in Jersey City.

提出的 NJCU基金会,今年的主题将是 庆祝转型的影响, and the university will honor four individuals in the categories of Service, 艺术, 创新, 和遗留.

Beginning the week of March 28, NJCU will unveil one honoree per week. 如需更多信息 2022 NJCU领导奖 买票,参观, mrshaydenworld.com/gala.

NJCU领导奖获奖者:女议员Angela V. 麦克奈特
今年的第一位获奖者将是 新泽西州女议员安吉拉·V. 麦克奈特, 在服务类别中被认可. Originally elected in 2015 as the first African-American Assemblywoman for the 31st District for the State of New Jersey, 麦克奈特 is currently serving her fourth term in the State Legislature where she was appointed Assembly Deputy Majority Leader this session.

在立法机关, 麦克奈特 担任老龄大会主席 & Senior Services Committee and Vice Chairwoman of Assembly Women & Children Committee, while also sitting as a member of the Assembly Homeland Security & 国家准备. 这个月,她是 任命了新主席 新泽西州黑人立法委员会基金会的成员.

“On a daily basis, I am given the opportunity to make an impact,” 麦克奈特 当被问及是什么激励她成为一名领导者时. “我决定过一种为他人服务的生活. Whether I am helping one person or many people, I choose to help and 支持 as I can. I am a firm believer that people make time to do what they want to do. 你的遗产是由你的行动创造的!”

麦克奈特议员是现任
州议会多数党副领袖.

在特伦顿之外, 麦克奈特 也是注册高级顾问(CSA). 此外,她还是创始人 & CEO of the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization AngelaCARES公司. AngelaCARES公司. headquartered in Jersey City — whose mission it is to serve as an advocate and 支持 system for senior citizens, 他们的照顾者, and a mentor to the youth by educating and 授权 them to volunteer, thus strengthening communities by enhancing the quality of life through these generations.

麦克奈特 有为社区服务的历史证明吗. Certified in the New Jersey State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), she has served as Vice-chair of the Greenville 社区 Partnership, 哈德逊郡长期恢复委员会主席, PURE I顾问.M.A.G.E.S.公司., 哈德逊郡长期恢复委员会主席, Advisor of Forever Girls Inc., committee member on Lutheran Senior LIFE Advisory Committee, 联盟社区医疗保健成员董事会主席, 埃塞克斯回复邀请中心咨询委员会 & 哈德逊县, 泽西城社区特许学校董事会成员, 哈德森县联合道路的董事会成员, Advisory Board Member of Jersey City Public 学校 社区 学校, 泽西城社区特许学校副主席, NJCU健康科学咨询委员会成员, 泽西城金门扶轮社荣誉会员, Treasurer of Black Wall Street Jersey City and an Advisory Board Member of Jersey City Write on Sport.

“领导力是一个人激发灵感的时候, 教育, and empowers others to do their best individually and with a team, 也会在过程中提供支持,” 麦克奈特 在定义领导力的时候. “To me, being a leader gives me the opportunity daily to nurture others. A leader encourages a person to capitalize on their strengths and identify their weaknesses to grow. 作为一个领导者, 我有倾听的能力, 透明沟通, 促进创造力, 支持, gain further knowledge to apply and the ability to 促进 self-accountability.”

Her passion and drive to help others and her community and her belief in helping, 指导, 授权, and 支持ing as key factors in making a positive impact in peoples’ lives,  has been celebrated as the recipient of numerous awards throughout her life.

麦克奈特 是两个孩子的母亲和祖母吗, resides in her hometown of Jersey City with her high school sweetheart.

关于NJCU领导奖:
该公司于2018年推出 NJCU领导奖 是为了纪念, 促进, and encourage exemplary efforts by individuals and organizations who have made and continue to make exemplary contributions to our society. NJCU上次举办领导活动是在2019年, before the 2020 and 2021 events were canceled due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

过去的获奖者包括2018年的获奖者 泽西城市长史蒂文. 费洛浦用(服务), 安吉洛J. 热那亚,收., Senior Partner, Co-Founder and Chairman, Genova Burns, Attorneys-At-Law (创新), 普PanepintoPanepinto画廊创始人 (艺术), 和已故的 小托马斯·斯坦顿., a Jersey City banker, visionary and prime mover committed to the renaissance of his hometown (遗产,授予); 和2019年的获奖者 亲爱的. 弗兰克·J. 加里尼(服务), 梅雷迪思•伯恩斯 Art House Productions执行总监 (艺术),约瑟夫·F. 斯科特, FACHE, Executive Vice President, Health Care Transformation, RWJ Barnabas Health (创新) 和已故的 格伦维. 坎宁安, 2001-2004年,泽西城前任市长 (遗留,授予).

关于NJCU基金会:
NJCU致力于提供最好的, 为学生提供最实惠的教育, as well as state-of-the-art facilities and campus amenities that augment learning and 支持 personal development. 慈善捐赠是实现这一目标的关键. The NJCU基金会 Board of Directors empowers this work by guiding philanthropic endeavors and serving as ambassadors for NJCU.

NJCU基金会’s mission is to 支持 bt365电子平台 as it transforms itself into a nationally recognized leader in urban public education while maintaining its commitment to transforming the lives and livelihoods of its diverse student body.

关于NJCU:
bt365电子平台 is an institution of higher learning with an audacious goal: the development of our students, bt365电子平台的城市, bt365电子平台的社区, bt365电子平台的国家, 和外面的世界. We are a game-changing force for our students and their families. Whether our students are enrolled in one of our 50 undergraduate, 研究生项目30个,博士项目3个, NJCU提供了一个负担得起的, 多样的环境, and an exceptionally 支持ive faculty—all of which prepares them to be critical thinkers in a global landscape.

We’re also changing the game for bt365电子平台的城市, bt365电子平台的社区, and bt365电子平台的国家. 作为泽西城的教育中心, we’ve established partnerships to ensure the area’s growth directly benefits our students and community members. We seek to improve the lives of everyone in the Garden State, 是否为艺术创造一个家, 为K-12学生提供教育项目, offering bachelor’s degrees in partnership with community colleges, or providing professional development opportunities for adults.

At NJCU, we’re not just educating minds, we’re nourishing souls and lifting communities. bt365电子平台正在改变游戏规则.

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