479 NEWS

Local 479 Takes 2nd Place in True Colors Golf Tournament

Last month Local 479 Field Reps A.B. Cooper and Billy Deacon participated in the Kenny Leon Charitable Golf Tournament for the True Colors Theatre Company, whose mission is the creation of theatre grounded in the rich canon of African-American classics, including bold interpretations of world drama with a strong commitment to diverse new voices.

Kenny Leon is a Tony Award winner for Best Director on Broadway, and has directed film/television projects for Walden, Hallmark, Sony, and Lifetime Television.

Our 2nd place winning team (left to right): Steve Mensch, President and General Manager for Studio Operations for Tyler Perry Studios;  Derrick Doose,  1st Assistant Director for Tyler Perry;  Crash Clark,  traffic guru on 11 Alive TV morning show;  A. B. Cooper, Field Representative Local 479;  Billy Deacon, Field Representative Local 479.