Gilmore, 5 Other Nashvilleans to be Honored by Teamster International Black Caucus

Press release from the Tennessee House Democratic Caucus; February 4, 2013:

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Representative Brenda Gilmore (D-54) will be honored by the Teamsters International Black Caucus on Saturday, February 23, 2013. Rep. Gilmore is being honored for her tireless commitment to working families and African-Americans in Nashville and Tennessee.

“I am proud to be honored by a group of individuals so dedicated to improving the lives of working people in my district,” said Rep. Gilmore. “When working men and women join together with a common purpose, there is nothing that can stop them.”

Rep. Gilmore will be honored alongside five of Nashville’s Black History Leaders for their commitment to “Education and Accountability.”

Tommy “DR. B” Barnes
Retired Teamsters Local 480 BA & Member

Carolyn Hunter
Retired Teamsters Local 480 Pension Clerk

Gary Gray
Teamsters Local 480 Member UPS Massman

Sam Smith
Retired Educator and Coach of The Continental TBells

John Patton
Metro Police Officer and UNA football Coach

The 1st Annual Awards Banquet of the Nashville & Middle Tennessee Valley Chapter of the Teamsters National Black Caucus will be held at the Holiday Inn (Opryland/Airport) 2200 Elm Hill Pike on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 7PM. Tickets to the banquet can be reserved by calling Tammy at (615) 316-1052.