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WRKF's Fifth Annual Founders Luncheon with Mara Liasson Sept. 13, 2019

WRKF President Paul Maassen, NPR's Mara Liasson, Founders Award honoree Mary Ann Sternberg, and WRKF Board of Directors Chair, Rodd Naquin; and the award, created by Therese Knowles
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NPR political correspondent Mara Liasson shared her view from Washington with 540 WRKF supporters Sept. 13, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge. 

Mary Ann Sternberg was recognized for her service to WRKF. A long-standing supporter of WRKF, Sternberg represented station members during her two terms on its board of directors. She is a longtime fr eelance writer and nonfiction author, specializing in Louisiana history and culture.

Thanks to you, our members, who make this community event possible. Thanks also to these businesses who underwrote this year's event:
Title sponsor: Covalent Logic.
Event program: Southern Strategy Group Governmental Affairs.
VIP reception: Our Lady of the Lake
Other major luncheon underwriters:
AARP Louisiana
Hancock Whitney Bank
Walters, Papillion, Thomas, Cullens LLC