On March 21, the MBLA held its Annual Gala at the Westin Copley. Kenneth Chenault, CEO & Chairman of American Express, served as the keynote speaker. Fletcher “Flash” Wiley, Of Counsel at Bingham McCutchen LLP, was honored with the MBLA’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Judge Judith Nelson Dilday (ret.), the first African American to sit on the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court, was honored with the MBLA’s Trailblazer Award.
by Calvin Lindsay Jr.