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Cathy H. Dougherty Distinguished Mentoring Award




This award is named after Cathy H. Dougherty; one of Georgia’s most respected and committed chapter members, who has served in many committee and officer roles including as President in 2005-2006.  She has been a mentor to many in the healthcare industry who continue to be active and committed to the chapter and the industry.

This award is designed to promote and encourage more mentoring in the chapter.  In addition, it is to recognize persons who have been committed and have demonstrated exceptional ability in guiding professional growth of individuals and advancing the chapter through increased volunteerism.

The current Awards Chairperson and Cathy H. Dougherty, while willing and able, reviews the submitted nominations and selects a finalist based on information provided in the nomination.  The nomination and evidence provided to present the effectiveness of the nominee will be considered.  Continued excellence throughout the nominee’s career will also be considered.

Recent Award Winners
2016          Donna Fincher
2015          Bill Eikost
2014          Susan P. Clark, CPA
2013          Gail Scarboro-Hritz
2012          Cathy H. Dougherty