Greensboro Attorney S. Camille Payton Named YWCA Board’s Director of the Year
S. Camille Payton of Ward Black Law has been named YWCA Greensboro’s Director of the Year. She was recognized for her outstanding service to the community at the 2015 YWCA Greensboro Annual Meeting.
Payton, a shareholder at Ward Black Law, has been a member of the YWCA since 2014 and has served on the personnel committee and in the board’s fundraising efforts. She has also played an active role in planning the annual Johnathan W. Flowers Memorial Golf Tournament. At the meeting, YWCA CEO Lindy Garnette praised Payton for her willingness to give her time and recognized her efforts to make the Greensboro community a place for women to thrive.
“I’m honored,” said Payton, in response to receiving the award. “If you ask me, everyone on the YWCA Board of Directors is hardworking and dedicated to empowering women. It is humbling that they would designate me as Director of the Year.”
The YWCA is the oldest and largest multicultural women’s organization in the world. With 25 million members across the globe, it seeks to eliminate racism and empower women, building strong women leaders.
“Giving back to the Greensboro community is a part of our mission at Ward Black Law,” Payton explained. “I am thankful that the YWCA provides me with an avenue to make a difference for so many women.”
About Ward Black Law
Ward Black Law, a 36-person firm located in Greensboro, is one of the largest woman-owned law firms in the state. The team provides a range of legal services to people in North Carolina. Practice areas include dangerous products litigation, divorce/family law, personal injury, Social Security disability, veterans disability, and workers’ compensation. For more information, please visit www.wardblacklaw.com.