SCLC Convention 2024



2024 Honorees

Axel Adams, MBA

Manager | Supplier Diversity and Inclusion | Delta Air Lines

SCLC Economic Development Award

Bishop Dr. Jack L. Bomar

Executive Bishop | Hillside International Truth Center

SCLC Ministerial and Humanitarian Leadership Award

Officer Hubert Brannon

Senior Investigator | Fulton County Office of the Solicitor General

SCLC Public Servant Award

Lawrence E. Carter, Sr. PhD

Morehouse College Professor of Religion | Founding Dean, MLK Chapel

SCLC President’s Award

The Honorable Donzella James

State Senator [Georgia’s 35th District]

SCLC Civil Servant Award

Rev. Aaron McCarthy, Jr.

Former President, SCLC Detroit, MI

SCLC Civil Rights Servant Award (Posthumously)

Richard Rose

Certified Public Accountant

SCLC Civil Rights Award

Hank Stewart

Poet Laureate | President and Co-Founder | The Stewart Foundation

SCLC Community Engagement Award

Dr. Calvin J. Watts

Superintendent | Gwinnett County Public Schools

SCLC Distinguished Leader in Education Award

Bishop Calvin Woods

Retired Civil and Human Rights Leader | Former President, Birmingham, AL Chapter

SCLC Living Legend Award

Mason Wright

Founder and Owner | Mason’s Super Dogs

SCLC Youth Entrepreneur Award

Devon Dassaw, SCLC Convention 2024

Devon Dassaw, SCLC Convention 2024

Devon Dassaw serves as the in-house web specialist, web developer, automation specialist, graphic designer, and digital assets manager for the National SCLC.

Based in South Florida, Devon’s impact on the National SCLC community, work, and online presence is felt globally. His work on our digital space for several consecutive SCLC Conventions has helped ensure the success of our events and a user-friendly experience for all participants and attendees, both in-person and online.