Essex County, NJ – “Preparing the Next Global Servant Leader” is this year’s theme for the Essex County (NJ) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated’s ~ 2019 Debutante Leadership Program and 14th Biennial Emerald & Ivory Debutante Cotillion.

Janeyce Soncerea McCray of Union, who attends Kent Place School, will be amongst twenty girls selected from seven New Jersey counties to participate in the prestigious 2019 Debutante Leadership Program. This notable program has been offered every other year, for the past 27 years, by invitation only, to outstanding high school junior and senior girls in New Jersey, who have demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to community service. Debutantes* participate in educational, cultural, social and community service activities, and weeks of dance rehearsals with their escorts and fathers.

The 2019 Debutante Leadership Program began in February and will culminate on December 8, in a formal cotillion. The illustrious 14th Biennial Emerald and Ivory Debutante Cotillion will be held on Sunday, December 8, from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Hanover Marriott Hotel, 1401 Route 10 East, Whippany. For 14th Biennial Emerald and Ivory Debutante Cotillion tickets, click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-ecc-links-cotillion-tickets-58829590890  

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Tickets are on sale through November 20th.

*A complete list of Debutantes ~ 14th Biennial Emerald & Ivory Debutante Cotillion:

Tamia Juane Blackwell of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Somalia Kai Bryant of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Krista Ann Kathleen Clapp of Summit, NJ – Summit High School

Dylan Blaine France of West Orange, NJ – Union Catholic High School

Jade Irma Heningburg of West Orange, NJ – Kent Place School

Catherine Elizabeth Martin of Stockton, NJ – Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart

Amanda Clarise Mack of Roseland – Montclair Kimberly Academy

Chloe Rose Mason of South Orange, NJ – The Pingry School

Janeyce Soncerea McCray of Union, NJ – Kent Place School

Noelle Melissa Mullins of South Orange, NJ – The Pingry School

Madison Michelle Oliver of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Jordan Alexia Parchman of Piscataway, NJ – Piscataway High School

Davionna Regine Phillips of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Madison Taylor Pigott of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Jasmin Sinclair Prophete of Holmdel, NJ – Academy of the Holy Angels

Mecca Erica Pryor of West Orange, NJ – West Orange High School

Jenna Alexis Smith of Scotch Plains, NJ – Kent Place School

Raigan Briana Stokes-Carter of Parlin, NJ – Sayreville War Memorial High School

Brianne Mariah Waithe of Mt. Laurel, NJ – Lenape High School

Anisa Soleil Williams of Branchburg, NJ – Somerville High School