President Dr. LaVerne Harmon to Be Featured on “NBC10 News Presents: Today’s Inspiring Woman”

Emmy® award-winning anchor Tracy Davidson highlights Dr. Harmon’s career at Wilmington University

Tracy Davidson of NBC 10 Philadelphia.

On Saturday, March 24, at 7 p.m., Wilmington University President Dr. LaVerne Harmon will be featured on “NBC10 News Presents: Today’s Inspiring Woman,” hosted by NBC10 anchors Rosemary Connors and Denise Nakano. The 30-minute special, which also airs on Saturday, March 31, at 7 p.m., features stories of local women driving change and inspiring the community.

“NBC10 is excited to have Dr. Harmon tell her story as part of our ‘Today’s Inspiring Woman’ special report to highlight women’s history month,” says Tracy Davidson, NBC10 Anchor, who interviewed Dr. Harmon for the special. “From working her way through college to now presiding over Wilmington University with a focus on service, Dr. Harmon is truly an inspiration for women in our region. She, along with our other featured leaders, will share insight, inspire and empower the next generation of women leaders.”

Dr. Harmon considers this opportunity a privilege. “Tracy is a genuine and caring person, and I was humbled to be included in a special that honors women,” she says. “It was also a joy to talk to Tracy about Wilmington University.”

Today’s Inspiring Woman: A Women’s History Month Special

NBC10 News commemorates Women’s History Month with the stories of women who inspire us today — and have throughout history. Featured in our special are women including Jane Golden, founder of the Mural Arts Project; Emily Bittenbender, founder of Bittenbender Construction; and Monique Howard, executive director of Women Organized Against Rape.

For 30 years, Davidson has been connecting with people, both through her position as a news anchor and as a highly coveted empowerment speaker. She co-anchors NBC10 News Today weekdays from 4 to 7 a.m., in Philadelphia. Her reporting focuses on news and headlines critical to the local community’s well-being. A tireless consumer advocate, Davidson makes sure Delaware Valley residents are informed and educated with the most complete information to help them make the best decisions for themselves and their families.

If you would like to record the show in advance via Comcast, it will be listed as “Open House,” which is the national NBC show for that time slot. The local show featuring Dr. Harmon will air on Channel 810 (NBC10). Just record the time slot for Saturday, March 24 at 7 p.m.  (For Verizon FIOS customers, the show will air on WCAU TV10 or 510 for HD users). 

For more information, contact Dr. Maria Hess at maria.f.hess@wilmu.edu.