2021 Citizen of the Year Nomination Form
Gilmer County, GA- Started in 1986 with Gene Jones being the first recipient, the Gilmer County Citizen of the Year (COTY)- A Lifetime Achievement Award, has been awarded annually since. Merle Naylor was selected as the 2019 Citizen of the Year, adding her name to the prestigious list. After a hiatus in 2020, the Citizen of the Year committee is ready to reconvene and accept nominations for the 2021 Citizen of the Year.
Forms are now available for 2021 Gilmer County Citizen of the Year nominations. This award will be given to a deserving person who has given freely of their time to support the community and has lived in Gilmer County for a minimum of five years. Anyone that meets these requirements can be nominated and anyone can nominate an eligible candidate.
The award will be presented in January at the Gilmer Chamber Annual Meeting. Ballots are available by clicking the link below. Completed nominations must be received at the Chamber office by Friday, December 3, 2021.