Tampa Theater Lobby

TPD Black History Committee

34th Annual Black History Month Celebration


"Celebrating Faith, Family and Friends"

February 21, 2022
JBL Tampa River Center

Chief Mary O'Connor

Chief Mary O'Connor

Jamel Laneé

Jamel Laneé

Mistress of Ceremony

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RV Brown

Evangelist RV Brown

Guest Speaker

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The Program


Opening and Welcome

Jamel Laneé
Public Information Officer


Invocation

TPD Chaplain Prentiss Davis


Presentation of Colors

TPD Honor Guard


Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem

Corporal Sonja Wise and Audience


Occasion and History

Deirdre Joseph
Rise Tampa Board Member


Greetings

Recognition of TPD Retirees
Chief Mary O'Connor


Video

Fearless Four Video


Words of Inspiration

Mayor Jane Castor


Introduction of Speaker

Jamel Laneé


Speaker

Evangelist RV Brown


Honoree Recognitions
Tampa Police Department Chaplains

Senior Chaplain Prentiss Davis
Chaplain Clarence Nathan
Chaplain (Rabbi) Mendy Dubrowski
Chaplain Richard Fellows
Chaplain Delia Harris-Coleman
Chaplain Beverly Lane
Chaplain Kerry Nance
Chaplain Jason Sowell
Chaplain Clethen Sutton
Chaplain Vicki Walker
Chaplain Anne Dougherty

Unsung Community Heroes

Deborah Barnes – Wathew International Ministries
Mick Boddie – Middleton High School Principal
Margaret Palmer and Linda Walker – Hillsborough House of Hope
Katie McGill – Dress for Success Tampa Bay


Closing Remarks: Introduction of Planning Committee

Major Calvin Johnson, BH Committee


Black National Anthem

Corporal Sonja Wise and Audience


Benediction

TPD Chaplain Delia Harris-Coleman