March 19-- The Vidalia Charter Chapter of the American Business Women's Association held its annual awards program and honored its "Businesswoman of the Year" and its "Business Associate of the Year."
This year's "Businesswoman of the Year" is Keri Nester who works in the business office of Meadows Regional Medical Center of Vidalia. The "Business Associate of the Year" is Suzi Braddy from the People's Bank of Lyons and Vidalia.
Keri has been a member of the chapter for the past five years and is in her second year heading its Vidalia Onion Festival Scholarship Pageant. Suzi works backstage each year at the pageant and says she can't say no when it comes to helping out with anything to do with education and children.
(L-R) Awards program keynote speaker Amanda Lawler from the Toombs-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, Keri Nester, Suzi Braddy and chapter President Ashley Fox.