2018 WDAS ‘Women of Excellence’ honorees announced

January 22, 2018 GMT

The Philadelphia Media Group’s Magazine Editor Shonda McClain is among the 2018 WDAS “Women of Excellence” honorees.

The award honors phenomenal women all over the Tri-State area during a luncheon Saturday, March 31 at 11 a.m. at The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown.

The special Trailblazing Woman of Excellence award will go to Oscar nominated, Grammy Award-winning, singer, songwriter and rapper Queen Latifah.

The list of WDAS “ Women of Excellence ” honorees includes:

Rev. Louise Williams Bishop, veteran Philadelphia broadcaster & State Representative;City Councilwoman Cherrelle Parker (D-District 9);Lisa Thomas Laury, veteran Philadelphia television anchor;Leslie Patterson Tyler, First Lady of Mother Bethel AME Church; andShonda McClain, Magazine Editor of The Philadelphia Tribune.