ALBANY, N.Y. – Senator Tim Kennedy honored Dr. Nellie B. King as a 2019 recipient of the New York State Senate’s Women of Distinction Award at the New York State Capitol on Tuesday, May 7. For over 20 years, the New York State Senate has sponsored the award, which is presented to women in the Empire State who have enriched the quality of life in their communities through leadership, compassion, and diligence.