Radio One DC's News and Community Affairs Director Sheila Stewart has been named "Black Radio/TV News Director of the Year."
Stewart received the honor this past weekend at The Washington Post with The National Black Press Association.
Stewart was among notables in the category for "excellence" in journalism and community service.
Stewart is a "pillar" in the Washington Metropolitan area and often lends her name to support charitable causes.
Stewart will celebrate 25 years in broadcasting next year.