Washington, D.C. – The Hon. Paulette Zonicle, Bahamas Consul General to Washington, D.C., is pictured with Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor to the over 9,500-member Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Evans, a widely-syndicated radio broadcaster, was the guest preacher on Sunday, November 24, at the First Baptist Church of Glenarden in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, where the Consul General attends church. Dr. Evans is also founder and president of The Urban Alternative, a national organization that seeks to bring about spiritual renewal in urban America through the church. He currently serves as chaplain for the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys and is the longest serving NBA chaplain which he has done by serving the Dallas Mavericks for 32 years.
Washington, D.C. – Following a panel discussion commemorating the 14th Annual International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women held on Monday, November 25, the Hon. Paulette Zonicle (left), Bahamas Consul General to Washington, D.C., is pictured with the panel’s host Ms. Catherine M. Russell, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues. Distinguished panelists included Bea Hanson, Acting Director, U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women; Juana Majel Dixon, Co-Chair, National Congress of American Indians Task Force on Violence Against Women; Layli Miller-Muro, Executive Director, Tahiarih Justice Center; and Nivia Monica Da Silva, Public Prosecutor, Coordinator of the Center for the Promotion of Gender and Racial Equality, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The event was held in the Marshall Center East Auditorium of the U.S. State Department.