GaAER Awards

Please consider nominating a GaAER Member for one of our awards which will be announced at our 2023 Conference!

See below for information on each award and past winners!

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Rookie of the Year Award

Rookie of the Year Recipients:

2003 Lee Ellen Whitefield

2004 Nicole Ashley

2005 Marsha Farrow

2007 Rebecca Bartels

Professional Achievement Award

Professional Achievement Award Recipients

1998 Annie Maxwell

1999 Emmie Faye Mullis

2002 Kay McGill

2003 Marie Amerson

2004 Dr. Robert Crouse

2005 Paul Whitten

2007 Mary Phagan Kean

Employer of the Year Award

Employer of the Year Recipients:

1999 Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems

2003 Coca-Cola of North America

2004 Air Tran

2005 Marriott Global Reservations and Sales

2007 United States Food and Drug Administration

Bennett Baxley Merit Award

Bennett Baxley Award Recipients:

1998 Jennifer Ganton

1999 Penny McMillen

2000 Nancy Parkin-Beshizi

2002 Joan Lentz

2003 Kathy Chappell-Cook

2004 Suzan Patillo

2005 Wendy Sapp

2007 Linda Williams

2020 Carmen Willings