Columbia Mayor joins Obamas, Drake, others on list of 100 inspiring African-Americans

The State

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin’s national star continues to rise, as the president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors recently was named one of the 100 most inspiring African-Americans by Ebony magazine.

Benjamin is in the company of national power players including Barack and Michelle Obama, athletes Steph Curry and Venus Williams, politicians Stacey Abrams and Andrew Gillum, musicians Drake and Cardi B, and a host of business leaders, entertainers, authors, philanthropists and others on Ebony’s 2018 Power 100 list. Read more>>>