Monica Kaufman Pearson will be the guest speaker at the Greater Lithonia Chamber of Commerce’s (GLCC) Scholarship Gala on Nov. 8, 6 p.m., at the Stone Ridge Event Center, 1750 Stone Ridge Drive, Stone Mountain.
Pearson is the first woman and first minority to anchor the daily evening news in Atlanta, where she worked for 37 years at the leading station, WSB-TV. She has won over 33 Southern Regional and local Emmy Awards for reporting, anchoring and her Closeups celebrity interview show.
The GLCC gala celebrates 26 years of service in the community and serves as an opportunity to raise scholarship funds for deserving high school seniors.
Dinner and live entertainment will be provided at the black tie event. For tickets and tables, visit www.greaterlithoniachamber.com/