Top Ladies of Distinction
What began as a pilot program in two middle schools has now become a National Mentoring Program. The Medgar & Myrlie Evers Institute and the Juanita Sims Doty Foundation have partnered with the Top Ladies of Distinction (TLOD), a national service organization with aligned goals and values and who has 109 chapters across the United States. This partnership was launched during the TLOD 50thAnniversary celebration in Houston, TX in October, 2014. A-TEAAM TLOD Sites are in Houston, TX (3 sites), Cincinnati, OH, East St. Louis, IL, Chicago, IL (2 sites), San Antonio, TX (2 sites) and Raleigh, N.C. TLOD anticipates expanding their sites in other states.
The National President of TLOD is Ms. Drema Woldman. The National Coordinator for A-TEAAM TLOD is Ms. Peggy Lewis LeCompte and the National A-TEAAM TLOD Consultant/Liaison is Ms. Audrie Lawton.