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10 in 10: I Didn't Get Here Alone

Thursday (6/4), I was honored be to named among Cherokee County's 'Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals.'

I am grateful, blessed, and humbled to receive such recognition.

This morning, the magnitude of this accolade finally sank in. Tears of gratitude and joy filled my eyes.

The gratitude sprang from my heart's realization that the LORD has been faithful and that He has given me all ability to do my work (2 Timothy 1:7). For that, He deserves all praise.

Then a following thought came to mind: I did not get here alone.

I have been blessed to have the help and support of some extraordinary people and organizations.

I would not be here without the advice, assistance, expertise, support, encouragement, and kindness of many others.

Those extraordinary supporters are worthy of thanks. I could not be here without your help and support.

I hope to make you all proud! 

I will try to refrain from using individuals' names and going into great detail. You know who are and this post is not enough to express my deep and heartfelt gratitude.

So in alphabetical order, thank you...

Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Associated General Contractors of Tennessee
Bishop Stephen & Lady Dana Thomas
Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
City of Canton
Communication VIP
Community Fellowship Church
Dalton High School
Dalton Middle School
Dalton State College
Dalton-Whitfield Chamber of Commerce
Dalton-Whitfield Joint Development Authority
Georgia Economic Developers Association
Jason L. Smith School of Piano Arts
Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce
Pretty Simple Music
Rotary Club of Canton
The Andrews Family
The Dalton, Georgia Community
The Enterprise Center
The Thomas Family
The Willis Family
Townsend Center for the Performing Arts
University of West Georgia
Victory Tabernacle Ministries


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