Navigation Links
Leadership Paulding Class 22 Brings Flowers to Paulding
Date:11/2/2013

Paulding County, Georgia (PRWEB) November 02, 2013

The Leadership Paulding Class 22 (the twenty-second in the series of classes created to foster effective leadership practices in the county) recently took on a class project to beautify Paulding County. The project, suggested by class member Sam Elrod of Elrod Nursery and titled, “Paulding is Blooming,” involved planting flowers on the medians in the main roads going into Paulding County. Elrod headed up the project and it has been heralded throughout the county as a smashing success.

State Representative Paulette Braddock (R-HD19) commented on the how well the project has been received. “Everywhere I go, people are talking about how beautiful the flowers are,” she said. “When I tell them it was a project from my Leadership Paulding class, they clearly appreciate our efforts. I commend Sam Elrod because he has overcome adversity to make this project a success. He had to re-plant flowers a couple of times due to the rain and the medians being inadvertently mowed. And he funded a lot of the project himself,” said Rep. Rakestraw Braddock. “Sam has exhibited good, old-fashioned American ingenuity and devotion to hard work.” The class undertook and planned the initiative and facilitated fundraising to support the effort. The county, in turn, used prison labor to plant the flowers.

The members of the Leadership Paulding class are as follows:

Brian    Acker    Paulding County Board of Commissioners
Paula    Bechtler    Kennesaw State University
Paulette    Braddock    GA State Representative Paulette Braddock
Erica    Breazele    Olympus Media Inc
Sam     Elrod    Edrod Garden Center
Jamie    Gilbert    Paulding Economic Development
Natalie    Higgins    Hardy Dealerships
Mark    Jackson    Croft & Associates
Teresa    Janiga    Visiting Angels
Cathy    Ledbetter    Georgia Highland College
Clark    Maggart    Paulding County Board of Edcuation
Kara    Marinko    Aspen Village at Lost Mountain
Jim    McMichen    Ragsdale Heating & Air
Tonya    McNabb    Comfort Keepers
Anthony    Murray    Oasis Family Center
Carol    O'Connell    Wellstar Paulding Nursing Center
Doug    Osteen    Ace Hardware of Dallas
Catherine    Owens    United Way
Jody    Palmer    City of Hiram
John    Rakestraw    Raker Construction
Michael     Rickman    Flad Architects
Carmen    Rollins    Main Street Guns, Gold & Pawn
Amy    Turner    US Senator Johnny Isakson

Paulding residents who would like to see the “Paulding is Blooming” project continue to bloom can donate at http://www.pauldingisblooming.com or can support the cause by purchasing a “Paulding Is Blooming” t-shirt from Teresa Janiga at Teresa@westcobbangels.com or 770-222-7388 x102.

Link to Paulding is blooming website: http://www.pauldingisblooming.com

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/11/prweb11292148.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Center for Hispanic Leadership to Launch National Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) Leadership Council; Kick Off Planned during December 2nd Event
2. Northern Trust to Sponsor Center for Hispanic Leadership Thought-Leadership Forum Strengthening the Hispanic Pipeline in Healthcare and Biomedical Fields
3. More Women, Better Business: Women’s Networking Group Holds Inaugural Luncheon–Leadership Expert Fawn Germer to Keynote “AchieveHERs” Event
4. Rise Health Launches Enhanced Products, Introduces New Sales Leadership
5. Coca-Cola & the Center for Hispanic Leadership Aim to Build Momentum for Hispanic Professionals
6. AHA Solutions, Inc. and ASHHRA Announce the 2013 Gary Willis Leadership Award Winner
7. HD2 Announces Collaboration with Paperless2013 Campaign - SA4i Supports this Community Leadership Action
8. Center for Hispanic Leadership Releases New Training for Business Leaders; Learn the Secrets to Success by Understanding Hispanic Employees and Consumers
9. Denver Broncos Honor Jim Garcia Through the NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Awards
10. CHL to Hold Original Thought-Leadership Series about Need for Hispanics in the Healthcare and Biomedical Fields; City of Hope to Host Signature Event on Their Campus
11. McCarthy Selected as Turknett Leadership Character Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... BASKING RIDGE, N.J. (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... second annual Holly Day Market. Featuring a collection of specialty vendors and unique items ... myriad of personalized and quality-focused health and wellness services offered by the VNA. ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Global Healthcare Management’s 4th Annual Kids Fun Run brought out many kids this ... by Global Healthcare Management’s CEO, Jon Letko, is aimed at getting kids excited about ... ages; it is a non-competitive, non-timed event, which is all about having fun and ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... will be giving viewers the lowdown on sciatica in a new episode of ... that focuses on current events and innovation and investigates each subject in-depth with ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the Mountains to the Mission ... lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains to the Mission Field” ... the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches a class of ladies ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/4/2017)... , Oct. 4, 2017 ... single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced regulatory ... Health Surveillance Agency (or Agência Nacional de Vigilância ... first single-use, cordless surgical retractor with integrated LED ... optimal access, illumination and exposure of a tissue ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Halo Labs announces the European launch of their new ... at MIBio 2017 in Cambridge, U.K on ... in biopharmaceutical samples with unprecedented speed and sensitivity while using far ... Membrane Imaging. ... particle analysis system ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: