Nominations are now open for this year's Ashley Morris Award to be presented at the Rising Tide V conference.
What does it take to get an Ashley?
► The unflinching courage to tell it like it is.
► A biting sense of humor.
► The ability to put political fakers in their place.
► Powerful skill at making a point.
► An indomitable love of family and hope for the future of New Orleans.
Nominations open now. Find out who is selected on August 28.