Consumer Action’s 47th Anniversary

“Credit Where Credit Is Due”

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Cocktail Awards Reception

Thursday, October 18, 2018
6-8 PM


AT&T Forum for Technology, Entertainment & Policy

601 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington, DC
Metro: Union Station (Red Line)

This year we’re celebrating “Credit Where Credit is Due” at Consumer Action’s Annual Awards Reception, marking our 47th anniversary. This annual event brings much deserved attention to the efforts of dedicated and committed advocates who have educated, empowered and watched out for consumers and the organizations that serve them. Our 2018 honorees embody the spirit of this year’s theme and we look forward to giving them “Credit Where Credit is Due”. We hope you can join us to celebrate their accomplishments!


Senator Catherine Cortez Masto

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto

Senator Catherine Marie Cortez Masto is an American attorney and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Nevada since 2017.



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Credit Builders Alliance

Credit Builders Alliance

Credit Builder Alliance (CBA)’s mission is helping non-profit organizations move people from poverty to prosperity through credit building. CBA is a national non-profit located in Washington, DC.

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Event Chair
Susan Diegelman AT&T

Event Committee
Jenny Backus, Backus Consulting LLC • David Balto, Law Offices of David A. Balto • Claire Gartland, Facebook • Alice Gaston, DCI Group • Chanelle Hardy, Google • Dirck Hargraves, VOX Global • Howie H Hodges II, Charter • Daniel Nestel, FICO • Hugh Norton, VISA • Cleo Stamatos, Consultant • Jim Sturdevant, The Sturdevant Law Firm • Frank Torres, Microsoft


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