Say Yes Senior Vice President Ellen Grant Honored as one of Western New York’s ‘Outstanding Women of Influence’
Dr. Ellen E. Grant, Senior Vice President of Chapter Programming for Say Yes to Education, the nonprofit that partners with communities to support all public school students along the pathway to college and to provide them with access to scholarships, has been selected as a “Western New York Woman of Influence” by the publication Buffalo Business First.
Dr. Grant, a former Deputy Mayor of Buffalo, the site of Say Yes Buffalo, one of the national organization’s three community-wide chapters, is being recognized in the category of “nonprofit leadership,” which “honors women who display high energy and skill in a leadership role at a nonprofit institution,’’ according to the publication. Dr. Grant will be among those honored at a luncheon in Buffalo Sept. 22. More information can be found at http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/event/136292/2016/women-of-influence-awards.