Women's History Month

WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH: Honoring Honorable Women

Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM

In this panel discussion, we recognize women who understand that: “Those to whom much is given, much is required.”


  • Naomi Long Madgett - City of Detroit Distinguished Poet Laureate, Kresge Eminent Artist, publisher, editor, and educator
  • Honorable Denise Page Hood - Chief Judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, First Lady of Plymouth United Church of Christ
  • Honorable Deborah Thomas - Third Judicial Circuit of Michigan, and TV host
  • Reverend JoAnn Watson - Senior Pastor of West Side Unity Church, former Executive Director of the Detroit Chapter of NAACP, former Assistant Executive at YWCA of USA, retired Detroit City Council member, and TV host
  • Rashida Tlaib - U.S. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district