Wednesday, January 30, 2013
CITY Council Member Felicia moore ELECTED TO NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES BOARD OF
– The National League of Cities (NLC) membership named Atlanta City Council
Member Felicia Moore to the organization’s board of directors. The
election came at NLC’s Annual Business Meeting which took place in Boston, MA
on December 1.
will serve a two year term beginning immediately. She
will work with the officers in shaping NLC’s priorities and directing
the organization’s advocacy, research and membership activities for the coming
is currently serving her fourth term on the Atlanta City Council, being first
elected in 1997. Presently, she is the chair of the Finance/Executive
Committee and serves on the Committee on Council and Transportation Committee.
active member of NLC, Moore is the past president of the National Black Caucus
of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO), a constituency group of NLC, and a past
chair and member of the NBC-LEO Foundation. She recently received the
Diamond Ambassador Certificate Award from the Leadership Training Institute.
Moore’s recent recognitions, she has been listed in “Who’s Who in Black
Atlanta,” “Outstanding Young Women in America,” and “The Women Looking
Ahead 100 List.” The Atlanta Business League has recognized her as one
of “Atlanta’s Top 100 Women of Influence.”
National League of Cities is dedicated to helping city leaders build better
communities. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and
villages, representing more than 218 million Americans.