Daytime Emmy nominated talk show host Wendy Williams will host the Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s (TMCF) 28th Annual Awards Gala on November 21, 2016 at the Washington Hilton. Gala honorees include Shelley Broderick, Dean of the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law; Benjamin F. Wilson, Managing Principal at Bevridge & Diamond; Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square; and Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.
This year’s Host for the Annual Awards Dinner, Wendy Williams, is a media mogul, actress, comedian, entrepreneur, designer, and author best known for her nationally syndicated talk show. With 2.4 million daily viewers, Wendy Williams remains a leader amongst her peers. This black-tie event celebrates the achievements of the nation’s foremost visionaries who have used their influence to positively impact the lives of students attending publicly-supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).