Friday, June 23, 2000

List of the 77 Black Achievers award winners




        A list of the 77 Black Achievers award winners for 2000, presented Thursday night at the Hyatt Regency Hotel downtown:

        Michael Addo, Cincinnati, management associate, Western-Southern
        Barry Bates, Cincinnati, drug GM manager, Kroger
        Anita Brently, Fairfield, injury prevention coordinator, Children's Hospital Medical Center
        Myron Brown, Springdale, assistant manager, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Kycha Burnett, Cincinnati, billing manager, Fifth Third Bank
        Timothy Burton, Loveland, property service manager, Western-Southern.         Joe Clark, Cincinnati, program director, Strike Force
        Harold Cleveland II, Cincinnati, president, Cincinnati Union Bethel
        Keith Cooper, Florence, purchasing manager, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Wyatt Cotton, Sharonville, chemistry instructor, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
        Craig Daniels, Fairfield Township, team technical specialist, Fluor Daniel Fernald
        Darrick Dansby, Cincinnati, senior volunteer associate, United Way and Community Chest
        Patrice Essex, Cincinnati, corporate event planner, LensCrafters.
        Jennifer Franklin, Cincinnati, health educator, ChoiceCare
        Gabrielle Freeman, Cincinnati, drug GM manager, Kroger
        Damon Frost, Cincinnati, systems manager, Procter & Gamble
        Timothy Gillespie, Cincinnati, section manager, Procter & Gamble
        Beatrice Greene, Cincinnati, staff accountant, TriHealth
        Robert Gregory, Cincinnati, director of food services, Health Alliance
        Michael Hairston, Cincinnati, pro sports client manager, Firstar Bank.
        Theodore Hall III, West Chester, purchasing manager, Bayer
        Albert Hawkins, Cincinnati, reprographics clerk, Cinergy
        Melvyn Heard, Cincinnati, six sigma black belt, GE Aircraft Engines
        Willia Hearn-Crenshaw, Cincinnati, campaign audit supervisor, United Way and Community Chest
        Modena Henderson, Cincinnati, senior manager, Health Alliance
        Vonita Hearld, Cincinnati, staff accountant, Federated Department Stores Inc.
        Patricia Holt, Cincinnati, cosmetologist, Drake Center Inc.
        Olivia Holts, Cincinnati, analyst, Convergys
        Morris Anthony Howard, Independence, business development manager, Hillshire Farm and Kahn's Co.
        Richard Hunter, Cincinnati, account executive, Blue Chip Broadcasting
        Melanie Jackson, Cincinnati, project engineer, Aventis Pharmaceuticals
        Terrel Johnson, Cincinnati, human resources assistant, Drake Center Inc.
        Peggy Johnson, Forest Park, practice manager, Health Alliance
        Denise Keith, Cincinnati, underwriter, ChoiceCare
        Michele Kenner, Cincinnati, practice manager, Health Alliance
        Steve Langley, Florence, production control specialist, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Sharon Lewis, Cincinnati, customer service, Sun Chemical
        Nicole Lockett, Cincinnati, engineering research, Procter and Gamble.
        John Longstreet, Mason, production assistant manager, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Renee Mahaffey Harris, Cincinnati, vice president of community development, PNC Bank
        Errol Matthews, Cincinnati, policy service specialist, Cincinnati Financial Corp.
        Maurice Maxwell, Cincinnati, director of family services, Middletown Family Services
        Brenda C. McCaskill, West Chester, section manager, Procter & Gamble
        Shawn Neal, Cincinnati, financial center manager, Provident Bank
        Shawn Newman, Cincinnati, AESCD Sourcing Blackbelt, GE Aircraft Engines
        Florael Patton, Cincinnati, nurse case manager, Drake Center Inc.
        Carlos Philpott, Amelia, management intern, Jos. E. Seagram and Sons
        Robert Pierce, III, Fair field, financial center manager, Provident Bank
        Leslie Porter, Cincinnati, lead oncology data specialist, Health Alliance
        Steven Ransom, Cincinnati, director of student activities, Miami University
        Ralph Reid Jr., Cincinnati, research associate, Procter & Gamble
        Sharon Richard, Cincinnati, customer service representative, Cinergy
        Dr. Kimberley Richards, West Chester, co-op coordinator, Cincinnati State Tech nical College
        Susan Ridley, Cincinnati, first shift manager, Firstar Bank.
        Sherry Rowe, Loveland, director of human resources, Health Alliance
        Shirley Salter, Lincoln Heights, hourly ergonomic coordinator, Ford Motor Co.
        Keith Scott, Cincinnati, mail clerk, Health Alliance
        Diane Smith, Cincinnati, business manager PICU, Children's Hospital Medical Center
        Derrick Smith, Cincinnati, sales manager, Firstar Bank
        Eric Smoot, Cincinnati, specialist, Strike Force
        Laura Stoker-Smith, Cincinnati, specialist, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Brenda Taylor, Cincinnati, staffing assistant, Health Alliance
        Ella Thomas, Cincinnati, medical assistant, Health Alliance.
        Alicia Thompson, Cincinnati, senior recruiting specialist, Procter & Gamble
        Cynthia Todd, Cincinnati, team leader, Fidelity
        Mary Turner, Cincinnati, senior customer service representative, Cinergy
        Niya Valentine, Cincinnati, contract manufacturing representative, Procter & Gamble
        Janet Ward, Cincinnati, customer service claims specialist, ChoiceCare
        Sharon Ward, Cincinnati, administrative assistant, UPS
        Gregory Watson, Cincinnati, distribution center manager, The Cincinnati Enquirer
        Richard Weaver, Covington, driver, Health Alliance
        Pamela Whaley, Cincinnati, human resources team manager, Fluor Daniel Fernald.
        Don White, Cincinnati, district manager, The Cincinnati Enquirer
        Teresa Williams, Cincinnati, program manager, Convergys
        Gertrude Wilson, Cincinnati, patient care assistant, Health Alliance
        Carla Woodyard, Cincinnati, specialist, Toyota Motor Manufacturers
        Patricia Ann Youngblood, Cincinnati, manager of clinical trials, Health Alliance.



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