Mark your calendar for Grady Salutes: A Celebration of Achievement, Commitment and Leadership on Friday, April 27, 2018. The most recent classes of Alumni Award recipients and Grady Fellowship inductees will be honored.
2017 Alumni Awards winners included: Bonnie Arnold (ABJ’ 77), John Holliman Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award; Jason Kreher (ABJ ’00), Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award; Brooke Beach (ABJ ’11), John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award; and Jane B. Singer (ABJ ’76), Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award.
The 2017 Class of Grady Fellows was Suzy Deering, Philip Meeks (ABJ ’76), Amy Robach (ABJ ’95), Carla Sacks (ABJ ’88) and Kathleen Trocheck (ABJ ’76). The John Holliman Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Bonnie Arnold, also was inducted into the Fellowship.
Loran Smith (ABJ ’62) received the Dean’s Medal, the college’s highest honor. “Loran Smith, one of the grandest Bulldogs of them all, represents Grady College in ways large and small, through acts of kindness and countless connections and introductions,” Charles Davis said. “The Dean’s Medal recognizes those who consistently go above and beyond to make Grady College shine–no one does it better than Loran Smith.”