Leeanne Bell McManus receives giftAt the conclusion of the 2019 Eastern Communication Association convention, incoming president Katherine Thweatt (left) congratulates Stevenson's Dr. Leeanne Bell McManus on her terms in leadership of the association, and offers a gift to the outgoing president.

Dr. Bell McManus served as first vice president prior to this year, organizing the 2018 convention in Pittsburgh. The association will hold its 2020 convention in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo courtesy of Douglas Strahler)