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We Celebrate Our Very Own! Alli Celebron-Brown, President & CEO of McColl Center, Awarded the Charlotte Ledger's 40 Over 40

We Celebrate Our Very Own! Alli Celebron-Brown, President & CEO of McColl Center, Awarded the Charlotte Ledger's 40 Over 40

Charlotte, March 30, 2023 - McColl Center is thrilled to announce that Alli Celebron-Brown, our esteemed President + CEO, has been honored with one of The Charlotte Ledger's prestigious 40 Over 40 awards, presented by U.S. Bank. These awards recognize local unsung heroes aged 40 and above, who are making significant contributions to our community.

Since joining McColl Center in 2017, Alli has exhibited exceptional leadership, spearheading initiatives to revitalize, rebuild, and reimagine our organization. Her remarkable efforts to nurture a bold new vision for the future, such as: provisioning subsidized studio spaces and supporting programs for local artists, along with an unwavering commitment to enhancing diversity among our board, staff, and attendees. These efforts have played a vital role in financially restabilizing McColl Center to support and sustain our original vision of putting Artists first.

With an impressive record of accomplishment in community development, Alli has dedicated her career to improving the lives of individuals in our city. She has previously served with esteemed organizations such as the Lee Institute and the Foundation for the Carolinas. Throughout her years of service, Alli has consistently demonstrated her ability to forge meaningful connections between people and ideas, as well as her willingness to roll up her sleeves and lead by example.

We invite you to join us in extending our heartfelt congratulations to Alli Celebron-Brown on this well-deserved recognition. Her tireless efforts and exceptional leadership have elevated McColl Center and enhanced the Charlotte community. We are incredibly proud to have Alli as a part of our team, and we look forward to witnessing the continued positive impact she will undoubtedly bring to our organization and beyond.

To learn more about Alli and the other deserving recipients of The Charlotte Ledger's 40 Over 40 awards, please visit [Link to the winners' biographies].

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McColl Center is a leading arts organization dedicated to supporting artists, fostering creativity, and engaging the community. Through our residency and exhibition programs, we provide a platform for artists to explore innovative ideas, collaborate, and share their work with diverse audiences. Our mission is to empower artists and inspire individuals to embrace the transformative power of creativity.

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