WARREN -- A highlight of the April 2 meeting of the Warren Charter Chapter of the American Business Women's Association held at the Golden Gate Restaurant was the naming of the 2002 Business Associate of the Year.
Chosen for the honor was Todd T. Herron, a licensed funeral director in the Warren area.
Herron, a graduate of the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, is owner of Herron Funeral Home in Warren and also is owner of Mortuary Associates of Columbiana, a trade embalming service for Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties.
A member of the Ohio Funeral Directors Association and a member of the board of directors for Hospice of the Valley, Herron also belongs to Lodge 3598 Blue Lodge Master Masons and is a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America and a Little League baseball coach.
Herron's wife, Brenda Jo, is a member of the Warren Charter Chapter. They have two children.