Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez welcomed everyone to the Woman's History Month event hosted by her, Assemblywoman Karines Reyes, and State Senator Alessandra Biaggi. Each of the elected officials chose two women from their districts to honor, Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, Councilman Mark Gjonaj, and Sophia Lajaunie the new Chief of Staff for State Senator Luis Sepulveda (standing in for Senator Sepulveda) were also in attendance.
Above - Assemblywoman Fernandez Honors Bronx Community Board # 7 District Manager Ischia Bravo.
Below - Assemblywoman Fernandez Honors the Executive Director from North Central Hospital Cristina Conteras.
Above - State Senator Biaggi Honors Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Chair Edith Blitzer.
Below - State Senator Biaggi Honors Health Care Advocate and Community Activist Pearl Korn.
Above - Assemblywoman Reyes Honors the President of the Friends of Pelham Bay Park Nilka Martell.
Below - Assemblywoman Reyes Honors 48th Precinct Council & Community Board #6 member Nessie Panton.
Above - Front row (l-r) Honorees Nessie Panton, Pearl Korn, and Edith Blitzer. Back row (l-r) Assemblywoman Fernandez, Assemblywoman Reyes, Honorees Cristina Conteras, Ischia Bravo, Nilka Martell, and State Senator Biaggi.
Below - Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark addresses the audience.
Above - New Chief of Staff for State Senator Luis Sepulveda Sophia Lajaunie stands in for her boss State Senator Luis Sepulveda.
Below - Councilman Mark Gjonaj congratulated the three elected officials on the great job of hosting this Women's History Month Event.