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Lesley Visser - Daughters of Greatness

Daughters of Greatness – Muhammad Ali Center

Throughout the year, the Daughters of Greatness breakfast series invites prominent women engaged in social philanthropy, activism, and pursuits of justice to share their stories with the Louisville community. This month’s Daughter of Greatness at the Ali Center is Lesley Visser.

TV pioneer Lesley Visser combines grace, style and humor

Lesley Among Those Honored by Paley Center In New York

Event to Feature Special Tribute to the Legendary Carol Burnett. Marlo Thomas to Present Opening Remarks. On May 17, 2017, the achievements of these and other pioneering women will be recognized by The Paley Center for Media at its annual spring gala The Paley Honors: Celebrating Women In Television Presented by Verizon. Marlo Thomas will […]

Hall of Famer Lesley Visser Named Lombardi Fellow

Recently, during the 47th Annual Lombardi Honors event, Hall of Famer and pioneering broadcaster Lesley Visser became the first woman to be named a Lombardi Fellow. Vince Lombardi, a legendary coach and great man, broke ethnic and racial barriers for himself and his players, always taking the honorable even though it may have been the […]