• Coweta County Citizen of the Year


  • Celebrating a commitment to a better Coweta

    One of the highlights of the civic year in Coweta County is the announcement of the Citizen of the Year. This award is designed to honor an individual with outstanding leadership and citizenship within our community, someone who has demonstrated exemplary vision, civic pride, and a strong commitment to a better Coweta.


  • **The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2020 Citizen of the Year has been extended to Monday, January 6, 2020!**
    Please note that the Chamber office will be closed for the holidays from December 19-January 2.

    The Citizen of the Year award annually recognizes an individual with the following characteristics:

    • The nominee should live in Coweta County, and his/her activities should be centered in Coweta County and the surrounding area.
    • Consideration will be given to those who demonstrate leadership and performance in multiple areas of community service over a period of years.
    • The nominee may be an individual from any walk of life, and there are no requirements or restrictions relating to gender, age, race, religion or ethnic background.


  • Citizen of the Year Dinner
    Thursday, January 30, 2020 | 6:30PM
    The Newnan Centre | 1515 Lower Fayetteville Rd., Newnan

    Sponsorships are $400 for a table of 10 with preferred seating; tickets are $300 for tables of 10 and $30 for individual tickets. Tickets are available at the Newnan-Coweta Chamber or by calling Nancy Weldon at (770) 596-6428. Tickets must be purchased by January 17th. Click HERE to dowload the ticket order form. 


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  • Congratulations to Marie Swope, the 2019 Coweta County Citizen of the Year! Since retiring from a career with Delta Air Lines, Marie has dedicated her time to volunteering in the Newnan community. She has served on the board for Stepping Stones and the Coweta Samaritan Clinic and is an active member of Saint Vincent de Paul. Marie is very involved with Communities in Schools of Coweta County and has devoted years to tutoring both GED students and elementary school students. She also provides support to the Newnan Boys & Girls Club, Southeastern Assistance in Healthcare, Christian City Children’s Village, the Joy Project, and Angel's House.


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  • 2018 Citizen of the Year 
    Dr. Kay Crosby

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  • 2017 Citizen of the Year 
    Tamarkus Cook

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  • 2016 Citizen of the Year
    Bob Coggin

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