On Monday, October 15, Ambassador Kenneth Quinn presented the Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Award to Davis Brown Board President Gene LaSuer.
Gene accepted the award on behalf of the firm and the late A. Arthur Davis. Bev Evans, Davis Brown attorney and wife of the late Davis Brown attorney Bruce Campbell, received the award honoring her husband. In 1979, Arthur and Bruce assisted Governor Ray with the formal creation of the Iowa SHARES program and continued to provide legal advice for a number of years.
The award was presented at the 2018 Iowa Hunger Summit. Ambassador Quinn presented the award to 14 individuals and organizations who played key roles in the creation of the program. The full list of awardees is available on the Iowa Hunger Summit website.
*Photo courtesy of the World Food Prize Foundation.