DNR To Host Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Holiday Program
The keynote speaker will be Garland Nixon, a Natural Resources Police Major who retired after 27 years of service to DNR. He is now an Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice at Anne Arundel Community College. He also hosts a radio talk-show on WPFW 89.3 FM called “The Raucous Caucus” and cable television show on Montgomery County Cable Channel 16 called “The Edge of Garland Nixon.” Nixon will deliver a message on the lifetime contributions and legacy of Dr. Martin L. King, Jr.
Additionally, DNR will share a proclamation from Governor O’Malley, the DNR Office of Fair Practices will give the 2011 Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Drum-Major for Justice award to DNR employee Vincent O. Leggett for outstanding contributions to Environmental Justice and Civil Rights, and DNR will present the Office of Fair Practices Outstanding Support awards to four DNR employees. For more information, contact Richard Allen at 410-260-8058.
|January 6, 2011
Contact: Josh Davidsburg
410-260-8002 office I 410-507-7526 cell