The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for the 2019 ATHENA Award.

The ATHENA Award is presented annually at the Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting and is sponsored locally by the Heyward Allen Motor Company.

The ATHENA Award honors individuals who strive toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment, who excel in their chosen field and devote time and energy to their community.

ATHENA Nominees must meet each of the following criteria:

  • Have achieved the highest level of professional excellence.
  • Contribute time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community.
  • Actively assist others, particularly women, in realizing their full leadership potential.

If you would like to nominate a deserving woman in our community, please contact Jo Sullivan ( for an official nomination form.

All nominees will be recognized at the ATHENA luncheon scheduled for Friday, December 7th at 11:30 AM.