LOS ANGELES, May 12, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) recognized Sandra Evers-Manly, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) vice president of Corporate Responsibility and president of the Northrop Grumman Foundation at its 17th annual Deborah Awards Women of Achievement Dinner yesterday, in Los Angeles, Calif.
A photo accompanying this release is available at
The ADL's Deborah Awards are presented annually to outstanding women whose leadership in their professions and civic contributions exemplify the qualities and ideals of the Anti-Defamation League. This year's awards honored women from the fields of medicine, aerospace and defense, insurance and banking.
"I'm honored and humbled to be recognized by the Anti-Defamation League to receive the prestigious Deborah Award, and to be in the company of such phenomenal honorees," said Evers-Manly. "The ADL's remarkable mission and work makes us all proud to know that differences matter. My special thanks go to my personal and Northrop Grumman families who allow me to live my life of service in such a remarkable way. I am so blessed and grateful."
Evers-Manly oversees Northrop Grumman's ethics and business conduct, diversity and inclusion, employee recognition and community relations programs. She started the company's biannual Women's Conference which brings women of all levels together to network and share professional experiences. She currently serves as a fellow with the Ethics Resource Center based in Washington, D.C. and is the current chair of the prestigious Defense Industry Initiative Working Group representing major defense companies' Chief Ethics Officers.
The Anti-Defamation League, founded in 1913, is the world's leading organization fighting anti-Semitism through programs and services that counteract hatred, prejudice and bigotry. See www.adl.org.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems, and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit for more information.
CONTACT: Margaret Mitchell-Jones 703-875-8330 firstname.lastname@example.org