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Sherri Lawless, Phillip Boyle honored with ACCG awards

Sherri Lawless

The Association County Commissioners of Georgia honored two Carl Vinson Institute of Government faculty members with 2015 Leadership Development Advocate of the Year Awards for facilitating an extensive redesign of ACCG’s government training curriculum.

Senior Public Service Associate Sherri Lawless and Public Service Associate Phillip Boyle were recognized at ACCG’s 2015 annual conference held April 17-20 at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center.

Boyle and Lawless were honored for their work with ACCG staff and county commissioners from throughout Georgia in an ongoing program to redesign the curriculum for 78 courses in ACCG’s Lifelong Learning Academy. The academy offers a variety of professional development courses to help commissioners enhance and maintain proficiency in key leadership skills.