From press and staff reports
The Mississippi State Conference NAACP’s 71st Annual Convention & Policy Institute took place November 10-12, 2016, at the Natchez Convention Center in Natchez, MS.
Mr. David Morel, Vice-President of Human Resources and Community Relations for Winston Plywood and Veneer, was the recipient of the prestigious Jerry Mauldin Corporate Award.
The award was presented to Mr. Morel at the NAACP’s Freedom Fund Banquet for his demonstrated concern for civic and community affairs. The State NAACP President, Derrick Johnson, recognized Mr. Morel’s physical, personal and compassionate outreach to the different communities in Winston County. In addition, adherence to his company’s philosophy of allowing 2nd chances was highly applauded.
Mr. David Morel was nominated for this award by the Winston County Branch NAACP.