LLS Grand Finale

On May 30, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society held its annual Grand Finale to present its Man & Woman of the Year Awards at the Kentucky Center for African-American Heritage. This year’s Man of the Year was Reece King, and the Woman of the Year was Laurie Dobbins. While honoring those who accomplished significant fundraising for LLS, guests were engaged with live and silent auctions, drinks, dinner and live music.

Photos by TIM VALENTINO | Contributing Photographer

Wyman Marshall and WLKY\'s Karen Roby.Wyman Marshall with Meredith and Mark Alexander and Nan Christ.Ernest Laspiur, Larry Bourne, Shannon Majors, Joe D\'Amato and John Rendeiro of DownStage Live.Boy and Girl of the Year Matthew Marshall and Addie Roberts.Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall.Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall with Audrie Roberts.Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall with Audrie Roberts.Angela and Ben Roberts.Chuck Theiler, Cesar Rodriguez, Event Co-Chair Julie Mitchell, Harry Dennery, Terra Long and John Breen.Val Claycomb, Grace and Sue Greenwell, Marlene Youngblood, Courtney Newby and Sarah Greenwell.14 year old Holly Humphrey.Kristi and Holly Humphrey.Alejandra Marin, Franklin C., Andrew Settle and Xana Vinnikov.WLKY\'s Karen Roby dancing with Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall.WLKY\'s Karen Roby dancing with Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall.WLKY\'s Karen Roby dancing with Boy and Girl of the Year Addie Roberts and Matthew Marshall.DownStage Live.DownStage Live.DownStage Live.DownStage Live.Eric Veckman, Mary Kay and Amy Hoffman, Kristie Blackburn and Ashley and Adam Shadburne.Annie Hall and David McGuire.Woman of the Year Laurie Dobbins and Xana Vinnikov.Kevin and Kathy Gibbs.Joseph Porter and Ian and Alison Blaiklock.Natalie Underhill, Brian Forrest, Karen Roby and Colleen Underhill.Sarah and Grace Greenwell.