(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) - On June 3, The Diamond Council of America’s (DCA) Director of Operations, Lissa Maxwell was named The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) 2010 Woman of the Year in Nashville, Tennessee. Maxwell raised $37,155, while a combined $220,000 was raised by all 13 male and female candidates.
The LLS Man & Woman of the Year campaign is an annual nationwide fundraiser. Each dollar raised counts as one vote, and the male and female contestants raising the most money are then named as the Man and Woman of the year for their local chapter. All money raised goes to LLS.