The Chamber ALX is thrilled to announce that Dr. Tammy Mann, President & CEO of The Campagna Center, has been selected as the 2020 Business Leader of the Year. She will be honored at the annual Best in Business Awards, presented by Burke & Herbert Bank, on October 1, 2020.
View VIP Alexandria Magazine's coverage of the recent Campagna Center Diaper Drive - just one of the many events helping our community through Dr. Mann's leadership.
Dr. Mann is an accomplished leader who has worked at the intersection of research, practice and policy at local, regional and national levels for nearly 30 years. She has devoted her career to improving life outcomes for children, youth and families. For the past 9 years she has served as President and Chief Executive Office of The Campagna Center. During her tenure she helped provide leadership in several critical areas of the organization including sharpening the organization's focus on outcomes, increasing The Campagna Center's reach, leveraging technology to improve services, and expanding strategic partnerships.
Dr. Mann is currently serving an appointment to the Virginia State of Board of Education. In addition, she has served in leadership roles on the City of Alexandria's Children Youth and Facilities Collaborative Commission, the Banium Family Foundation, the Foundation for Child Development, ZERO TO THREE, Goodwin House Inc, Crimson Foundation, and the National Association for the Education of Young Children. She has testified before Congress and Committees of Virginia Legislature on several occasions advocating for the needs of children and families and public investments in early education.
Dr. Mann's many accolades include Leadership Greater Washington, James Marshall Public Policy Fellowship Award from the American Psychological Association, Minority Doctoral Fellowship Award from Michigan State University, the American Psychological Association Minority Doctoral Fellowship Award, the Dorothy-Manley Fellowship Award from Spelman College, and numerous The Chamber ALX recognitions.
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