Georgia Public Library Service is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 Georgia Public Library Awards, which honor the people and places that have made a profound difference in their communities through public libraries.
The Cherokee Regional Library System has been awarded Library of the Year.
Marquita Gooch-Voyd, assistant director of Clayton County Library System is Librarian of the Year.
Dr. Steve Whatley, former board chair and longtime trustee for Newton County Library System is Champion of the Year.
Thomas Jones, retired director of Middle Georgia Regional Library System, received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The complete press release is available at georgialibraries.org/press-release-2020-library-awards .