8 Qualities of Respected Leaders

By Andrea K. Hammer During my career as an arts and business writer, I’ve had the honor of interviewing many inspiring leaders. Their powerful presence is often communicated in understated ways. Beyond earning recognition for […]


First Female CEO of Urban Affairs Coalition Sharmain Matlock-Turner Helps Groups Solve Problems

By Andrea K. Hammer When Sharmain Matlock-Turner became the first female CEO and president of the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) in 1999, she had the opportunity to focus on several passions: communities, organizations and hard work. With experience sitting […]