“Our gala honorees are individuals who have made significant strides within the Democratic community in New Jersey and we are honored to acknowledge the work they’ve done and continue to do,” said Emerge New Jersey’s Executive Director Truscha Quatrone.
Here is the complete list of honorees:
Marie Blistan, Njea Vice President
Jeannine Larue, Senior Vice President, Kaufman Zita Group
Maggie Moran, President & CEO, M Public Affairs
Mary Knowles, Senior Segment Producer, HBO, Real Time With Bill Maher
Donna T. Pepe, President & CEO, Communications Strategies, Inc.
Shawn Laurenti, President, Laurenti Consultants LLC
Tricia Mueller, Partner, CLB
Arlene Quinones Perez, Partner, Decotiis, Fitzpatrick & Cole, LLP
Honorable “Men” Tor
John Currie, Chairman, New Jersey Democratic State Committee
In addition to honoring those making changes in New Jersey politics, the Gala will also act as a fundraiser to “build a pipeline of women leaders for a Democratic future.”