December 17, 2016 the Mayor of Atlanta Kasim Reed and Dr. Michael L. Lomax, hosted the UNCF’s 33rd Annual Mayor’s Masked Ball as they pay tribute to this year’s UNCF “Masked” Award honorees, leaders such as 2014 Masked Ball co-chairs Ed Baker, former editor of the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Erica Qualls-Battey, general manager of the magnificent Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Tommy Dortch, President of TWD, Inc. and 2015 Masked Ball co-chairs Shan Cooper, chief supply chain officer, WestRock, and D. Jack Sawyer Jr, president Wilmington Trust Advisory Group.


The Mayor’s Mask Ball welcomed celebrity guest such as Usher, Future, Married to Medicine’s Dr. Heavenly Kimes, Roger Bobb, Ryan Glover, Phaedra Parks, Taylor Cooper Miss National UNCF, Egypt Sherrod (Red Carpet Announcer), Brenda Wood, James Patterson, with celebrity host J. Anthony Brown and many more. The ball was also graced with a special performance by the legendary Sheila E.

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