2017 ACCG Awards Program Winners Announced
The 2017 ACCG Awards program, consisting of the Leadership and Partnership Awards, has concluded with winners announced at the recently held 2017 ACCG Annual Conference in Savannah, GA.
2017 ACCG Leadership Award Winners
The ACCG Leadership Awards are the highest honors given to elected or appointed county officials or other individuals who have made significant contributions through public service in local government and other involvement within the community and/or the state level.
Emory Greene Leadership Award
Houston County Commissioner Thomas J. “Tom” McMichael
Jerry R. Griffin Excellence in Public Service Award
Oconee County Administrator Jeff Benko
Youth Leadership Award
Fulton County Youth Commission Vice Chair Inika Jain
2017 ACCG Partnership and Advocacy Award Winners
The ACCG Partnership and Advocacy Awards ACCG recognize outstanding individuals, county programs, business leaders and media representatives who support the efforts of county governments as well as further the Association’s mission.
Civic and Community Engagement Advocate of the Year
Savannah Alderman Van R. Johnson II
Leadership Development Advocate of the Year
Former Seminole County Chairman William “Roger” Lane
Legislative Advocate of the Year
Lamar County Commissioner Nancy Thrash
Partner of the Year
IMA Corporate Interiors as recieved by IMA Principal Scott Carruthers
Clerk of the Year
Cherokee County Clerk Christy Black