Legislator Robert Troiano Swears in Rev. Briddell Westbury NAACP President
Nassau County Legislator Robert Troiano (D-Westbury) is pictured recently presenting a citation to the Rev. Marcus De'Angelo Briddell after swearing him in as the newest president of the Westbury chapter of the NAACP. Rev. Briddell succeeds Mrs. Robin Bowling as Westbury chapter president. Rev. Briddell is joined on the executive committee by Dr. Betty Hylton, 1st Vice President; Evor Ingram, 2nd Vice President; Carol Gardiner, secretary; Dorothy Royal, treasurer; and Ruth Kennedy, Assistant Treasurer.
During the swearing in ceremony Legislator Troiano encouraged the NAACP leadership to continue their 101 year mission of advocating for the voiceless and ensuring a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.