08 Jun Mary Ann Pessolano Mattone, NOIAW Board Member, Honored For Her Service
Above photos used with permission of OSIA. All photos © 2016 Max Taylor and Liz Roll
NOIAW Board member and Secretary, Mary Ann Pessolano Mattone, recently received two special awards. Mrs. Mattone was honored at the Sons of Italy Foundation’s 28th Annual National Education and Leadership Awards on May 26, 2016 in Washington, D.C.
A philanthropist and community leader, Mrs. Mattone received a National Education and Leadership Award, along with her husband, Mr. Joseph M. Mattone, Sr., Chairman and CEO of the Mattone Group.
The National Organization of Italian American Women was a sponsor for the event.
Separately, on June 2, 2016, Mrs. Mattone was awarded the honor and title of Cavaliere by the Consul General of Italy in New York, Francesco Genuardi, in recognition of her service to the Italian Republic.