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Legislative District 01

Posted on: March 16, 2021

Abrahams, Fidelis Care Present ‘Virtual Conversations and Reflections’

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - To celebrate Women’s History Month, Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) is partnering with Fidelis Care to present “Virtual Conversations and Reflections” - a series of virtual conversations via Facebook, Instagram live @legislatorkevanabrahams, and his website, featuring an intergenerational group of female leaders in their communities and professions.

The conversations, which will air every Tuesday and Thursday on Minority Leader Abrahams’ social media pages, are facilitated by Minority Leader Abrahams’ district office team and Amun Handa of Fidelis Care. Additional support for the series is provided by Lean on Me, Inc. and Denise Jones.


Initial broadcasts feature Sabrina Guo, Founder of Girl Pride International and Long Island Laboring Against COVID-19 (LILAC) and Maria and Leah Awalom, a mother-and-daughter team of community and education advocates from Freeport.


“During this Women’s History Month, we are featuring leaders from the worlds of healthcare, education, law, marketing, community activism, philanthropy and more,” Minority Leader Abrahams said. “Our series ‘Virtual Conversations and Reflections’ will introduce you to an array of outstanding women who are leading the way, and I am thankful to Fidelis Care, our sponsors and our panelists for supporting this informative and enlightening series.”


Scheduled future broadcasts include:

Tuesday, March 16 - Dr. Michele C. Reed - “The Fit Doc” 

Thursday, March 18 - Shenee Johnson and Tracy Bacher - Leadership Team for Nassau County Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

Tuesday, March 23 - Niala Muir - Owner of LaLa's Loveable Childcare Inc. and Philanthropist, Heeling Soles, Inc.

Thursday, March 25 - Hon. Tricia M. Ferrell - Justice of the Nassau County District Court 


Tuesday, March 30Cania Infante, VP of Brand Strategy, Bethpage Federal Credit Union

TBD - Susan Marelli, Director & Special Liaison, North Shore-LIJ

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